Liz Johnson

Liz Johnson (25/04/1964, UK) Her highly diverse music ranges from luscious vocal works to delicately layered and complex chamber music, broadcast on BBC Radio 3 and performed throughout the UK and around the world. Her Moon Incantations for children’s choir reached the final of the British Composer Awards in 2003. Her third string quartet, Intricate Web, was selected to open Kings Place (London) by Sir Peter Maxwell Davies in 2008, performed by the Brodsky Quartet. Recent premieres include Sundances for choir, Inflorescence for soprano saxophone and piano and Forty-Something premiered by the Fitzwilliam Quartet in celebration of their fortieth anniversary.