New Voices is an annual composer support scheme raising the profile of some of the most talented and exciting new voices in the UK today.



 

New Voices 2018

Introducing a new series of articles mapping the last fifty years of new music in the UK

Composers or sound artists based in or born in the UK are invited to join the British Music Collection. Scroll down to find out more...
Photo: Na'ama Zisser, London-based composer featured in the British Music Collection.

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Sound and Music New Voices composer Alex Ho introduces Tan Dun’s ‘Ghost Opera’ in relation to locating Chinese diasporic identity.

Sound and Music seeks curators for the second edition of its series celebrating black composers and music creators based in the UK.

In a new feature, we highlight 5 connected composers from the collection. First off: pioneers of early Electronic Music. 

Drake Music Workshop

Drake Music, in partnership with Sound and Music, have announced 3 exciting opportunities for Deaf and/or Disabled musicians to create a new piece of music and collaborate with a film-maker.

 

Following a second placement with Sound and Music, intern Aaron Harrex shines a light on three of his favourite composers from the British Music Collection.

 

Janet Beat

Composer Caro C interviews electronic music pioneer Janet Beat, discussing her fascinating history - alongside an exclusive online premiere of Janet's work.

Jack Robinson reflects on the legacy of lesser-known composer, music educator and teacher Margo Fagan.

Edewede Oriwoh on the lack of accurate representation of African composers, and the history of African composition, across the internet.  

We've partnered with Celtic Connections to bring you a series of interviews with artists from the 2019 festival line-up, exploring newness and experimentation in traditional music.

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