MICHAEL BONAVENTURE (b. 1962, Edinburgh), composer, concertising organist and promoter of new and experimental music based in Edinburgh & Amsterdam. Extended cyclic works predominate in his output, which includes a large number of electronic and electro-acoustic pieces as well as chamber, instrumental, choral and organ music. Recent examples are “Morphology” (2017 – 18) for organ & electronics, “Seven Days” (2011 – 16) for saxophones & piano, “Darenth” (2011) and an ongoing and open-ended series of “Preludes, Interludes & Postludes” (2016 -) for organ, “Castellations” (2015) for carillon and “Trilogy” (2008 – 16) for choir, organ & electronics. His music has been performed internationally, and many of his electronic works have been broadcast on Resonance EXTRA/Resonance FM radio. As a seasoned performer of contemporary music, with innumerable composer collaborations stretching back to the early 1980’s, he has concertised throughout the UK, in Europe & USA, on BBC Radio 3 & Radio Scotland, premiered over 100 new works and made numerous CDs.

Calendar

Apr
22
Sun
Michael Bonaventure: Interlude VII @ St Mary's Church, Monmouth
Apr 22 @ 1:00 pm

Performer: Huw Morgan (Organ)

Programme to include Michael Bonaventure’s Interlude VII.

May
2
Wed
Michael Bonaventure: Interlude VII @ St Asaph Cathedral, Denbighshire
May 2 @ 7:30 pm

Performer: Huw Morgan (organ)

Programme to include Interlude VII by Michael Bonaventure.