Roots

Snape Maltings, Aldeburgh, Saturday 12 October 2013

Featuring Mara Carlyle, Alexis Taylor (of Hot Chip) with Green Gartside (Scitti Politti), Anna Meredith, South London Ordnance and Max De Wardener

Inspired by Britten’s many arrangements of folk songs, this event takes the original songs that inspired him and asks six very different musicians to create their own interpretions. Bringing together singer-songwriter Mara Carlyle, Hot Chip’s Alexis Taylor collaborating with Green Gartside of Scritti Politti, acoustic and electronic composer Anna Meredith, Max de Wardener whose work ranges from electronica to instrument making as well as house and techno composer South London Ordnance.