A recording of the premiere performance of Edward Gregson’s The Salamander and the Moonraker (story and text by Susan Gregson), given on 1 July 2018 at Manchester’s Bridgewater Hall, is now available to view. The composer was honoured to receive an Ivors Academy Composer Award for this work in 2019.
The premiere was given by the Hallé Orchestra and Children’s Choir under the baton of Stephen Bell and received a rapturous ovation from the audience. The recording is available for six months on the following platforms:
The Hallé website (includes an introduction from the composer)