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Anna Meredith and 59 Productions

Five Telegrams

London / Edinburgh

Image credit: Photo, left: Anna Meredith Photo © Kate Bones Photo, right: Standard Life Opening Event: Deep Time 59 Productions Edinburgh International Festival Photo © Callum L Ollason

Five Telegrams is a unique collaboration between Anna Meredith, one of the country’s most exciting contemporary composers – widely acclaimed for her album Varmints, which seamlessly crosses classical and pop – and 59 Productions, the Tony Award-winning design company whose work includes the London 2012 Opening Ceremony and the National Theatre smash hit War Horse. Part of 14-18 NOW, Five Telegrams will be presented at the BBC Proms and as the Standard Life Opening Event at the Edinburgh International Festival – the first time these two major cultural organisations have worked together in this way.

Co-commissioned by 14-18 NOW, BBC Proms and Edinburgh International Festival

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