Timothy Cape

Past performances

31 May 2024. Online talk / discussion about my work hosted by the Contemporary Music Centre.  Online
10 May 2024. Work-in-progress showing of new work for soundinitiative.  Conservatoire de Aubervilliers, Paris
29 April 2024. work-in-progress of new solo piece for Soprano Mimi Doulton.  Turner Sims Theatre, University of Southampton
17 April 2024. improv set at Altera.  Fanfulla, Roma


27 April 2023. Guide to the Alphabet premiere broadcast (SWR2 commission).  Radio / online
18 April 2023. Feature on Bastard Assignments on Deutschlandfunk Kultur.  
1 April 2023. Solo set at Northern Lights project, Derry.  Picturehouse, Derry
13 February 2023. Devising experimental music-theatre workshop week with students from TrinityLaban conservatoire.  TrinityLaban, London


4 November 2022. Hermes Experiment performing Favourite Bits.  Southbank Centre, London
24 September 2022. Premiere of Still Drowsy for Soprano and 3 percussionists at Biennale Musica di Venezia.  Teatro Piccolo Arsenale, Venice Buy tickets »
11 September 2022. Angela Hui Wai Nok performing Sorry for the Late Reply at Gaudeamus Music Week, Holland.  
19 August 2022. New Work for Ensemble Garage and Bastard Assignments.  Alte Feuerwache, Cologne
19 May 2022. Bastard Assignments at Sheffield Chamber Music Festival.  Sheffield Theatres
12 May 2022. Mayah Kadish performs Edika Liiko and we both perform Kadosh by Sarah Nemtsov.  Puglia, Italy
9 April 2022. Live electronics for Kadosh by Sarah Nemtsov, with Mayah Kadish at nonclassical.  Iklectik London


2 December 2021. Bastard Assignments at Kettle’s Yard.  Kettle's Yard, Cambridge
29 November 2021. Sorry for the Late Reply and new work for violin & voice – with Mayah Kadish and Bastard Assignments.  City University, London
25 November 2021. Performing with Bastard Assignments at Nonclassical clubnight.  Iklektik London
22 November 2021. New Work for Mayah Kadish premiered at hcmf//.  bates mill, huddersfield
10 November 2021. Sorry For The Late Reply w/ Bastard Assignments at Music Current, Dublin.  
29 October 2021. Angela Hui Wai Nok performing Sorry For The Late Reply.  Iklektik London
14 September 2021. Premiere of Smashing The Natural Law with Kirkos Ensemble (small invited audience).  44 Prussia Street, Dublin
28 July 2021. Premiere of Sorry For The Late Reply for percussion, movement and video.  Cattle Depot, Hong Kong


1 April 2020. Bastard Assignments Lockdown Jams – series of online pieces.  
5 February 2020. Performing Will by Edward Henderson with Bastard Assignments, Oslo.  Norwegian Academy of Music, Oslo


15 June 2019. Sugar Cage with Bastard Assignments at Aldeburgh Festival.  Britten Studio, Snape Maltings, Suffolk
12 June 2019. Sugar Cage with Bastard Assignments @ Periferein.  Oslo, Norway
10 May 2019. Already There with Bastard Assignments at Spor Festival.  Aarhus, Denmark
19 March 2019. New work for Paul Zaba’s Accordion Songbook.  Splendor, Amsterdam
12 March 2019. Make Your Admin Noisy As Hell (Workshop series).  venues around London
1 March 2019. Work in progress @ Snape Maltings open session.  Kiln Studio, Snape Maltings


5 October 2018. Bastard Assignments at Herne Hill music fest.  Half Moon Pub, Herne Hill
8 September 2018. Bastard Assignments at Snape Maltings Festival of New.  Snape Maltings, Suffolk
5 August 2018. Like Nothing at Darmstadt Festival percussion/theatre workshop.  Darmstadt, Germany
22 June 2018. Wildflower at Colin Frank percussion recital.  Huddersfield University
15 June 2018. New work – Bastard Assignments / Thick & Tight.  Block 336, Brixton
24 May 2018. Bastard Assignments on BBC Radio 3 Late Junction.  Maida Vale Studios, London
13 May 2018. Bastard Assignments & Mocrep.  Constellation, Chicago
17 April 2018. Bastard Assignments & Neo Hulcker.  Asylum, London
12 April 2018. Service with Bastard Assignments at VirtuallyReality.  Manchester
5 March 2018. Bastard Assignments & Marcela Lucatelli.  Total Refreshment Centre, London
12 February 2018. Wildflower at Deptford Cinema.  Deptford Cinema


28 November 2017. New piece – Collaboration with Mocrep @ Bastard Assignments.  venue tbc, London
20 November 2017. Wildflower with Bastard Assignments at Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festival.  Bates Mill, Huddersfield
19 November 2017. Wildflower (old version) performed by An Assembly.  venue tbc, Manchester
21 October 2017. Bastard Assignments at RA Lates.  Royal Academy of the Arts, London
14 October 2017. BBC radio 3 live broadcast with Bastard Assignments.  Wellcome Collection, Euston, London
12 October 2017. Wildflower (new version) at London Topophobia.  Total Refreshment Centre, Dalston, London
10 February 2017. Bastard Assignments : New Teeth 4.  Hackney Showroom, London
7 February 2017. New work for Pianist Clare Simmonds as part of Borough New Music.  St. George's Church, Borough High Street, London


9 December 2016. New work commissioned by Spitalfields Winter Festival.  Shreditch Church
4 November 2016. Bastard Assignments : New Teeth 3.  Block 336, Brixton, London
25 October 2016. Parade – Bastard Assignments with Ludwig Abraham.  Lothringer 13 Halle, Munich
24 September 2016. No New Ideas live on BBC Radio 3.  Southbank Centre, London
22 September 2016. No New Ideas at London Topophobia.  Total Refreshment Centre, Hackney, London
17 September 2016. No New Ideas at Colourscape Festival.  Clapham Common, London
22 July 2016. Bastard Assignments with Neele Huelcker and Andy Ingamells.  Stud!o10, Berlin
20 July 2016. Bastard Assignments with Neele Huelcker and Andy Ingamells.  Donau115, Berlin
8 July 2016. Here’s the thing with Jemima Yong.  International Youth Arts Festival, Kingston
23 June 2016. Bastard Assignments : New Teeth 1.  Asylum Chapel, Peckham
12 June 2016. Bastard Assignments : Sound Walk With Me at Digging Blackheath.  Blackheath halls and Blackheath village
27 April 2016. Premiere of ‘All to the same result’ with Tonnta Vocal Ensemble.  Smock Alley Theatre, Dublin
4 March 2016. Premiere of ‘No New Ideas’ at Nonclassical.  The Victoria, Hoxton
13 February 2016. ‘The very best days of your life’ at Bastard Assignments: Fresh & Clean 3.  Block 336, Brixton, London


6 December 2015. ‘NEED’ at Bastard Assignments: Fresh & Clean 2.  Asylum, Peckham, London
26 November 2015. ‘At the very least’ at HCMOFF: Concert of Rejects.  Coffee Kabin, Huddersfield
13 November 2015. Premiere of ‘The very best days of your life’ at ICC Takeover.  Irish Architecture Archive, Dublin, Ireland
12 October 2015. Premiere of ‘NEED’ at 840 : New Music For Cellos, performed by Tre Voci.  St James' Church, Islington, London
8 August 2015. ‘LAUGH TILL IT HURTS FOR ONLY £2’ at Tete a Tete festival.  Kings Place, London
19 July 2015. ‘Remembered Listening’ at Bastard Assignments : Sound Walk With Me.  Peckham High Street and Peckham Rye
16 July 2015. ‘My My My’ at Zero Wave.  Fiddler's Elbow, Kentish Town, London
13 July 2015. ‘Bachelor Pad’ with AUT at Aarhus Jazz Festival.  Radar, Aarhus, Denmark
4 July 2015. Premiere of ‘LAUGH TILL IT HURTS FOR ONLY £2’ at Weisslich.  Hundred Years Gallery, Hoxton, London
1 July 2015. ‘Favourite Bits’ with The Hermes Experiment at BODY.  Wiltons Music Hall, London
12 June 2015. Music for ‘Humanity on the Edge’ at Inventions Festival.  Stanley Halls, South Norwood, London