Posted on 20 November 2017
The BBC Concert Orchestra was conducted by King’s College Director of Music Stephen Cleobury. The concert will be broadcast on BBC Radio 3 on Monday 20th November 2017 from 7.30 pm, and will be available on BBC iplayer. For full details, please follow the link: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b09fnpyz.
Thomas Simaku in his programme note writes: ‘The iconic painting by Edvard Munch was the main impulse for writing this piece - hence the title. Its “silent scream” whose echo spans (and can be heard) well beyond the painting's time and frame, struck a chord with me for its resonance with our modern times.’