40th Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festival

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17. - 26. November 2017

hcmf// is an annual, international festival of contemporary and new music, taking place over 10 days and consisting of approximately 50 events – including concerts, music-theatre, dance, multi-media, talks and film – with a related Learning and Participation programme devised and implemented to reflect the artistic programme and respond to regional need.

hcmf// aims to provide life-changing and unique artistic experiences to as wide an audience as possible; to be an international platform for new music and related contemporary art forms in Britain; to enthuse existing audiences and draw in new ones through adventurous programming and informed, stylish presentation, and to be an active cultural partner within the region.

The Goethe-Institut London supports Metal Machine Music (Ensemble 2e2m; Zeitkratzer), Ensemble Modern + Arditti Quartet: Ferneyhough, Zeitkratzer performs Kraftwerk, LUX:NM and Thomas Lehn plays Bogusz Schaefer.