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In Tune with the RA: performances from the Royal College of Music

Inspired by the RA Collection


Friday 7 December 2018
7 — 8pm

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The Making of an Artist: The Great Tradition

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Royal College of Music Student during 'In Tune with the Summer Exhibition'

Credit: Roy Matthews

To celebrate our 250th anniversary, join us for a very special evening of musical premieres, inspired by the RA Collection and composed and performed by Royal College of Music musicians.

For this performance, musicians from the Royal College of Music have selected work from the RACollection as inspiration for an evening concert that spans 250 years of the RA’s history.

Composers and the artworks they have responded to:

Angela Luque: Angelica Kauffman RA, Elements of Art

Yin Lu: John Constable RA Landscape Study, Cottage and Rainbow.

Connor D‘Netto: Jacopo Tintoretto, Study of Michelangelo’s Samson and the Philistines.

Tymon Zgorzelski: Bob and Roberta Smith RA, Art is Your Human Right.

Darren Sng: John Constable RA, Landscape Study: Cottage and Rainbow

Carla G Ginjaume: Michelangelo, Taddei Tondo

António Breitenfeld Sá-Dantas: Theme of ‘genius’ in the Collection

Zacharias Wolfe: William Pink, Smugglerius

Reza Kholosi: Sir Thomas Lawrence RA, Satan Summoning his Legions

Tom Foster: John Constable RA, A Boat Passing a Lock

Matthew Lomax: John Constable RA, Seascape Study: Boat and Storm Sky

Thomas van Dun: Sir Benjamin West RA, Thetis bringing the Armour to Achilles

Kindly supported by Dasha Shenkman.

● Fully booked

● Cancelled

Friday 7 December 2018

7 — 8pm

The Benjamin West Lecture Theatre, Burlington Gardens, Royal Academy of Arts

£10, £6 concessions