Album Title: Split the Air
Release date: 2nd Feb 2024 (posted before release date)
SPLIT THE AIR marks the 40th anniversary of the Miners' Strikes. In 2024 Martin Green will tour this album to different parts of the UK, working with the brilliant bass bands all over the country to mark 40 years since the miners' strike. You can support this tour by being the first to listen tom the album, or ordering a CD before before it's official release in December 2023.
SPLIT THE AIR is the new album of brass music, with electronics, composed by Martin Green that was featured at the PRS New Music Biennial. Martin Green has spent has spent years immersed in brass banding scene - the compositions, competitions and the communities. The first performance took place in Coventry, UK City of Culture and was subsequently performed at The Southbank Centre, London on 2 July.
The New Music Biennial presents new music across all genres, from classical and chamber opera, to jazz, folk and electronic. 20 of the UK's most pioneering and innovative composers and their work are selected to perform these compositions across two weekends in 2022.
You can read more about Martin's journey into the bra
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