Berringden Brow and Beyond
Canalside Gallery, Machpelah Works, Burnley Road, Hebden Bridge
Readings by the author from Sons and Lodgers, continuing the everyday story of life in Berringden Brow, not far from Hebden Bridge. All Jess wants is a quiet life. All her friends want is somewhere to stay, and Jess feels her serenity slipping...
From Penan to Penang
Composer Richard Ingham (saxophone) with Mary McCarthy (accordion)
Artsmill, Linden Mill, Linden Road, Hebden Bridge
7.30pm (to 8.30pm approx)
From Penan to Penang, a sixty-minute suite for saxophone and accordion, is a series of musical responses to travels made in 2002 in Scotland, Ireland, England, France and Malaysia. The work is written for soprano saxophone and accordion, a combination whose unique timbral qualities began to fascinate Richard Ingham when he started to work with Mary McCarthy.