Jocelyn Pook

Jocelyn Pook is best known for her score for Stanley Kubrick\'s Eyes Wide Shut. She is an award-winning composer who writes for stage, screen, opera house and concert hall. Previous projects include Mobile with Andrew Motion, The King\'s Singers and BBC Proms, Ingerland for the Royal Opera House and DESH with choreographer Akram Khan.
Drawing Life Preview – performance & discussion
Drawing Life, a Jewish Music Institute (JMI) production composed by Jocelyn Pook, is inspired by a collection of poems and drawings made by children imprisoned in Terezin. This was a preview performance of a powerful new classical work commissioned by JMI to mark the 70th anniversary of the commencement of the camp’s liquidation by the Nazis. The song cycle with live music and video was followed by a discussion of the work’s genesis and ideas. Pook was joined on stage by JMI’...