With the aim of exploring new ways of engagement between orchestras and the community, the British Council and London Symphony Orchestra (LSO) have jointly been running 'Discovery for 2021' in Japan since 2018. To mark its second year, a group of young disabled people and a group of older people in Tokyo working with the LSO in a series of music making workshops, came together to present their new piece on 13 November 2019.
Organised by: British Council in association with London Symphony Orchestra
With cooperation from: Suzuki Musical Inst. MFG. Co., Ltd.; Tokyo Bunka Kaikan operated by Tokyo Metropolitan Foundation for History and Culture; Kids Support Lima; and Sumida Shukoen
Supported by: Arts Council Tokyo, Tokyo Metropolitan Foundation for History and Culture
Participating musicians (2019)
Rachel Leach (Animateur and Composer, London Symphony Orchestra)
Amanda Truelove (Cello, London Symphony Orchestra)
Robert Turner (Viola, London Symphony Orchestra)