Jess Gillam

Rising Stars

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Grand Auditorium Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation


Free admission
Subject to collection of a ticket on the same day

The Gulbenkian Foundation’s Grand Auditorium opens its doors for an entire day to Europe’s most promising young musicians. The informal festival atmosphere will provide a unique opportunity to get to know the stars of tomorrow.


Jess Gillam Saxophone
James Baillieu Piano

Meredith Monk
Early Morning Melody
(transcription Simon Parkin)

Edmund Finnis
A Spiral Ascending *

Luke Howard
Dappled Light

Barbara Thompson
The Unseen Way

Georg Philipp Telemann
Sonata in F minor
(arr. Simon Parkin

John Harle

John Dowland
Flow My Tears

Kurt Weill
Je ne t’aime pas
(arr. Paul Campbell)

Astor Piazzolla
Bordello, 1900
Cafe, 1930
Night Club, 1960

* Commissioned by Gateshead, and ECHO.

Nominated as an ECHO Rising Star by Sage Gateshead.



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