Retrophonica Début Concert
Date(s) - 13/10/2019
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
The evocative subterranean setting of Brunel’s Thames Tunnel hosts an immersive evening of music for theremin and full orchestra. This début concert from RETROPHONICA celebrates the centenary of the world’s earliest successful electronic instrument and the remarkable story of its eponymous inventor, Léon Theremin.
Prepare for an immersive audio-visual experience, complemented by cocktails, lightshow, and narration, featuring original and adapted music for theremin by Dmitri Shostakovich, Bohuslav Martinů, Miklós Rózsa, Les Baxter, Claude Debussy and John Williams, performed by RETROPHONICA with thereminist Charlie Draper, new arrangements and works by Alex Palmer, and bespoke narration from author Ken Hollings.
By popular demand, there will now be a second concert at 8:30pm (first show sold out)
Tickets available here (£20) and there may be some tickets available at the door
Doors & Bar: 6pm
First concert: 7pm sharp.
Second concert 8.30pm sharp