Friday, 1 July 2016
Peter Liversidge – The Bridge, Tate Modern, London 18 & 19 June 2016
Peter Liversidge – The Bridge (Choral piece for Tate Modern)
A Performance by choirs from all over London sang songs about Tate Modern
on Saturday 18 June at 5 – 5.30 pm and Sunday 19 June at 2 – 2.30 pm
London SE1 9TG
Peter Liversidge has written a series of songs in response to Tate Modern's building which was performed by 500 singers in the Turbine Hall. Peter Liversidge worked with music director and conductor Esmeralda Conde Ruiz on the creation of the piece.
This performance was the centrepiece of the opening weekend of the new Tate Modern building. The new building, designed by Herzog & de Meuron, will be open for the public from 17 June 2016 followed by 3 weeks of performances.
photographs © 2016, Tate, Peter Liversidge