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INSIGHT ENSEMBLE WILL RETURN

Following our orchestral odyssey beneath the waves, we will be resurfacing soonโ€ฆ We will announce news of our next projects and events here on our website, and via our social media. We canโ€™t wait for you to join us on our next adventure!

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3 weeks ago

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All ready for our first sunny show Glastonbury Festival 2019 (Official Event Page) ๐Ÿ’œ๐Ÿ’›๐Ÿ’™๐Ÿคธโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿคธโ€โ™€๏ธ Come see us! Theatre and Circus Fields Full Tilt Aerial ๐Ÿค˜๐ŸŽถ๐ŸŽป

Show times are....

Thursday - 13:00, 17:15 & 18;45
Friday - 13:55, 15:50 & 19:00
Saturday - 11:15, 13:45 & 15:10

Hope to see you there! ๐Ÿ’•๐ŸŽถ๐ŸคŸ

#aerial #performance #electronicmusic #strings #livestrings #glasto2019 #artscouncilengland #socool #wedidathing #comeseeourshow #glastoperformance
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3 weeks ago

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Glasto showtimes ๐Ÿ‘Œ๐Ÿ’•๐ŸŒž #Nexus our colourful collab with Full Tilt Aerial ๐Ÿคธโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿคธ๐Ÿปโ€โ™‚๏ธ๐Ÿ’ƒ
Thanks hugely to Arts Council England for funding this awesome project.
You got 9 chances to get over to us at Tor View Tower in Theatre&Circus, show is just 15 mins! Don't miss us ๐Ÿ’•๐Ÿ™Œ๐Ÿ’
#aerial #theatre #circus #strings #glasto #showtime #performance #classicalmeetselectronic #beats #neon
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3 weeks ago

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Rehearsal snippet of our Glasto show with Full Tilt Aerial! Very excited to arrive tomorrow and put this into action on the Tor View Tower in Theatre and Circus field! Glastonbury Festival 2019 (Official Event Page) ๐ŸŽถ๐ŸŽป๐ŸคŸ๐Ÿ˜.

Show times are....

Thursday - 13:00, 16:30 & 18;45
Friday - 13:55, 15:50 & 19:00
Saturday - 11:15, 13:45 & 15:10

Hope to see you there! ๐Ÿ’•๐ŸŽถ๐ŸคŸ

#aerial #performance #electronicmusic #strings #livestrings #glasto2019 #artscouncilengland #socool #wedidathing #comeseeourshow #glastoperformance
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3 weeks ago

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Sneaky snippet of our recording session yesterday on David Ridley Music new piece #Nexus for Glastonbury Festival 2019 (Official Event Page)! ๐Ÿ˜๐ŸŽถโค๏ธ We're in collab with Full Tilt Aerial on our first ever Arts Council England commissioned work โœŠ๐ŸŽถ
Thanks to Christchurch Studios for a slick set up ๐Ÿ‘Œ๐ŸŽถ๐ŸŽง
Musicians: Alex Pearson, Anneka Sutcliffe, Rachel Waters
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#recordingstudio #recordingsesh #glasto2019 #bassface #musicians #christchurchstudios #bristolmusic #newcommission
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4 weeks ago

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First Glastonbury Festival 2019 rehearsal today at Christchurch Studios ๐ŸŽถ๐ŸŽปโค๏ธ๐Ÿ’ƒ Our musos were blown away by David Ridley Music new commissioned piece for strings&electronics to accompany vertical dance by Full Tilt Aerial. ๐Ÿฅฐ๐Ÿ˜ฎ You can catch us in the Theatre&Circus ๐ŸŽช field 3x each day. We can't wait to meet the dancers this week! ๐Ÿ’ƒ Love a good collab. And proud to announce our first project funded by Arts Council England... THANK YOU! ๐ŸŽถ๐Ÿ™โค๏ธ๐Ÿ’ธ
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#strings #glastorehearsal #classicalmusic #studiosession #insightensemble #fulltiltaerial #newcommission #debutperformance #composition #rehearsals #bristolmusic #bristolmusicscene #christchurchstudios #stringtrio
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1 month ago

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BBC Radio 3
"For anybody learning an instrument, I know it can be difficult, trust me I know it can be difficult. But I would say persevere because it will never be a waste of time in your life."

Nicola Benedetti: My five tips for learning an instrument.

More from BBC Woman's Hour: bbc.in/2InP4Zh
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PAST SHOWS

Insight Ensemble presents an experience unlike any other classical concert Bristol has seen…taking you on journeys beneath the earth and sea, to the dawn of time, to outer space and beyond. If you want to see more, why not view our gallery?

UNDER
THE SEA

06-07/10/18

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An orchestra odyssey beneath the waves… A sonic journey from sandy shores to the depths of the deep blue… Featuring full symphony orchestra, dance, circus performers, eerie theremins, new compositions and more!

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DAWN OF
TIME

21-2/04/18

In the beginning…there was Music. From the grandeur of the Creation of the Earth out of Chaos…to the rule of the dinosaurs and the first footsteps of primitive man. Featuring full symphony orchestra, dance, pyrotechnics, newly created musical instruments, and spoken word.

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OUTER
SPACE

24/9/17

Insight Ensemble returns to the Loco Klub, this time taking you on a journey outer-space… An atmospheric exploration of a bewildering underground acoustic, from solo instruments to the raw power of a full symphony orchestra.

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UNDERGROUND
CLASSICAL

26/2/17

Insight Ensemble is back with an intriguing performance featuring Ives, Mahler and Grieg in a historic space that has never heard music like this before. In collaboration with Loco Klub, performers from Impermanence Dance Theatre, and composer Liam Taylor-West.

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SWAN LAKE
FLASH MOB

07/06/18

Join Insight Ensemble for a blink-and-you’ll-miss-it flash mob at Vue Cinema, Cribs Causeway. This one-off, surprise performance took place in connection with Vue Cinema’s screening of the Royal Ballet’s new production of Swan Lake in June 2018.

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WINTER
DREAMS

17/12/17

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Insight Ensemble present Winter Dreams… Exploring the soundscape of winter, through ice, snow, forests and folklore. Featuring full symphony orchestra, solo musicians, dance and puppetry. Let us welcome you underground down the Loco Klub tunnels again…

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UNDERGROUND
CLASSICAL II

21/5/17

Returning to the tunnels of Loco Klub for another performance, featuring Beethoven, Dvorak and Mussorgsky. In collaboration with performers and dancers from The Invisible Circus and composer Liam Taylor-West. Guest Conductor Jonathan James.

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