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Divergence Commissions Announced

zerOclassikal is excited to announce our Divergence series commissions Five full length and three short length pieces have been selected from our recent call out. DIVERGENCE explores south Asian classical music in change, progress, transition and influence and this selection of new commissions represents a bold diversity of ideas, approaches, experiences and audaciousness. Artists include
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zerOclassikal receives ACE funding

  zerOclassikal is pleased to receive ACE funding for a new set of commissioning new south Asian contemporary classical music.  The series titled Divergence will explore south Asian classical music in contemporary transition, change and influence. The funds will enable eight new commissions of which four are to be full length and four to be
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Kitha awarded ACE funding

Kitha Balasingham has been awarded ACE funding for her The Infinite Rd project. Developed as a ‘work in progress’ showcase at Tara Arts in 2017, the project has secured a tour of six UK venues over winter/spring of 2019/20 as a 90 minute concert – Leeds, Newcaslte, Liverpool, Birmingham and 2x London venues. The project
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Jonathan Mayer tour confirmed

zeroClassikal have confirmed dates for Jonathan Mayer’s 2019 tour of his new work Altered Boundaries, which recently received funding from Arts Council of England and the Radcliffe Trust. Altered Boundaries is Jonathan’s latest work with zerOclassikal after his innovative commission – Perseverance, which saw him working with drums, piano and keyboards. It is a different
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Brunel University offers associate artist status to zeroclassikal

“We are delighted to have secured this relationship both for the short and long term. The obvious short term advantages are of resources such as state of the art recording studios, rehearsal rooms and technical support, but the long term is even more promising with the possibility of introducing modules in Indian classical music within
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Commissions on tour

Going as double and triple bills – – Cicades, Perseverenace, Inner Voice and Routes.  Scheduled dates include mac Birmingham and Kings Place London. There are plans to release the commissions as downloadable recordings from our website,  
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