Kudos Percussion Duo: Rhys Matthews and Emma Crossley
Concert date: 22/2/2012
Emma Crossley and Rhys Matthews graduated from the Royal Northern College of Music in 2010, each with a distinction in Master of Music. They formed Kudos Percussion Duo a year earlier and have enjoyed great success performing at numerous venues and festivals across the UK including the Swaledale and Hexham music festivals and the Oundle International Festival to public acclaim. They are also extremely pleased to be members of 'Live Music Now' with which they are involved in a number of projects.
They have performed with RNCM orchestras at venues such as the Roal Albert Hall, Royal Festival Hall and Bridgewater Hall. They have also performed in America at the WASBE International Festival and twice in Italy at the Cantiere Internazionale d'Arte di Montepulciano.
Their performance will include:
Fanfare for two African drums, Rhys Matthews & Emma Crossley
Alborada del Gracioso, Maurice Ravel
Ghanaia, Mathias Schnitt
Circles of Ice, Eckhard Kopetski
Fantasie Impromptu, Frederic Chopin
Kaleidoscope, Eric Sammut
This concert is given with support from the Countess of Munster Musical Trust