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A new - as yet untitled - commission from LCMF marks Mitchener’s debut composing for the festival’s orchestra conducted by Jack Sheen.

Mitchener presents a half-hour documentary on the life and music of the brilliant New York composer-performer, campaigner and activist.

Elaine’s voice is featured along with Elizabeth Fraser (Cocteau Twins), Beth Gibbons (Portishead) and Melanie Pappenheim, a women’s chorus and girls choir in Clarion Call, an art installation based at

“SWEET TOOTH is a vital black British addition to those seminal creative statements of resistance and defiance from the African Diaspora.” Kevin Le Gendre, Jazzwise Magazine