Africa premiere

Leading British soprano Claire Booth and her regular recital partner Andrew Matthews-Owen will perform the world premiere of Robert’s new setting of Davip Diop’s visionary poem Africa (commissioned by the SAMRO Endowment for the National Arts) as part of the Cutting Edge tour 2008. This concert takes place on 28 October 2008, and includes premieres of pieces by Arlene Sierra and Phil Cashian.