MICHAEL BONAVENTURE (b. 1962, Edinburgh), composer, keyboardist, concertising organist and promoter of new and experimental music based in London, Amsterdam and Edinburgh. He has composed many electronic and electroacoustic works, large-scale organ cycles “Darenth” & “In Orbit”, ensemble and solo instrumental works for Sounds Positive, David Appleton(pianocircus), Mark Spalding and an extended motet “O Virgo Virginum” for the Merbecke Choir of Southwark Cathedral. As a perfomer he has concertised throughout the UK, in Europe & USA, on BBC Radio 3 & Radio Scotland, premiered over 80 new works and made numerous CDs.

Calendar

Oct
23
Mon
Michael Bonaventure: Terrestrial Ode [Premiere] and Sanctuary @ Anslem Studio and Chapel, Canterbury Christ Church University
Oct 23 @ 1:10 pm – 2:10 pm

An immersive concert of music for organ and electronics, performed by members of the collective Automatronic (Huw Morgan, Michael Bonaventure, Lauren Redhead and Alistair Zaldua).

Oct
26
Thu
Michael Bonaventure: Interlude VII for organ [Premiere] @ St Mary Redcliffe Church, Bristol
Oct 26 @ 1:15 pm

Huw Morgan, organ