Will Conway in conversation with Rebecca Saunders

While we weren’t able to undertake our planned tour of Rebecca Saunders’ work this year, we were delighted that Rebecca was able to join our Artistic Director Will Conway from her home in Berlin to discuss her inspirations and her composition process – and why her walls are covered in manuscript paper!

Mentioned in the interview…
Listen to ‘Quartet’:
Listen to ‘Fury II’:
Listen to ‘Wald’ by Enno Poppe:
Listen to ‘Fett’ by Enno Poppe:

Discover more:
Hebrides Ensemble double bassist Enno Senft on Fury II:
Ryan Corbett on Saunders’ writing for accordion:
Read our virtual programme:

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