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A celebration of Ian Kemp – concert and post-concert reception

31 Oct 2012

On Saturday, 10 November (2pm) in The Cosmo Rodewald Concert Hall, The Martin Harris Centre for Music and Drama.

A programme to celebrate the life and work of Ian Kemp (1931-2011), formerly Professor of Music in the University.

Music by:

  • Tippett (Piano Sonata No. 2)
  • Berlioz (choral music, including Le Ballet des Ombres, and Rêverie et Caprice for violin and piano)
  • Hindemith (Viola Sonata Op. 11 No. 4)
  • Ian Kemp himself (Fantasia and Carolling)
  • Short tributes from composer colleagues from the various stages of his life and career (Raymond Warren, Anthony Gilbert, Raymond Dodd, Philip Wilby, Geoffrey Poole and Hugh Wood)

More information

Admission price

Free (but ticket required – please claim at the box office)


  • Collect a ticket from the box office in person
  • Tel 0161 275 8951 (2–4pm, Monday – Friday),
  • email