Quantum Computer And Mezzo Soprano To Duet In World First Performance

What happens when you combine the pure tones of an internationally renowned mezzo soprano and the complex technology of a $15 million quantum supercomputer? The answer will be exclusively revealed to audiences at the Port Eliot Festival when Superposition, created by Plymouth University composer Alexis Kirke, receives its world premiere later this summer. Combining the arts and sciences, as Dr Kirke has done with many of his previous works, the 15-minute piece will begin dark and mysterious with celebrated performer Juliette Pochin singing a low-pitched slow theme. [Read More]