John Kefala Kerr explores the relationship between music. sound and words with readings from his recent novel and excerpts from his music.
John Kefala Kerr is a composer and sound artist. His work has been performed and broadcast at festivals and venues in the UK, USA, Europe and Japan. He is a past recipient of the Dio Award, the Ralph Vaughan Williams Trust Contemporary Music Prize, the Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festival Composer’s Prize and the Arts Council Encore Award. In 2006 his orchestral work, Panagia, won the gold medal in the Volos International Composition Competition and in 2012 his ‘sound opera’, A Sign in Space, received a Journal Culture Award.