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7th November 2017

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Photo: Na'ama Zisser, London-based composer featured in the British Music Collection.

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For our 50 Things series, composer Louis d'Heudieres recalls a memorable encounter with Ingamells' A performance is never rehearsed, a performance is never repeated

The tenth in the series - 'Unpredictable: Conversations with Improvisers’ is a series that has grown out of a deep research into the nature of Free Improvisation.

Inside the Strongroom at Heritage Quay

Dive deeper into the latest episode of the Sound and Music podcast, with pictures from the collection past and present and a complete music list.

The ninth in the series: Rie Nakajima is a Japanese artist working with installations and performances that produce sound.

For our 50 Things series, musicologist Lisa Colton looks at Revelations of the Seven Angels, a work that narrates parenthood and loss emphatically from a woman's perspective.

Mandhira de Saram

The eigth in the series - 'Unpredictable: Conversations with Improvisers’ is a series that has grown out of a deep research into the nature of Free Improvisation.

For our 50 Things series, clarinettist Heather Roche describes how learning the unique music of Bryn Harrison opened up a new way of thinking about her instrument.

For our 50 Things series, author Tim Rutherford-Johnson reflects on Alwynne Pritchard's Craw and the role of publishing and the internet in the lives of contemporary composers.

For our 50 Things series, composer Georgia Rodgers investigates the elaborate tape experiment of Simon Emmerson's Spirit of '76.

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