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.



Sarah Hughes

Sarah Hughes on Embedded with the South London Gallery

"The advent of online resources has of course had a great effect on how we research, but it’s possibly changed even more how we browse..."

Sally Golding

Sally Golding on Embedded with the South London Gallery

Alex McLean

Alex McLean on Embedded with the Open Data Institute 

Some questions to consider for inspiration when putting pen to paper... 

Look Up Doncaster

"In listening to each piece, her presence at each site and the time spent with members of the local community become clear..."

Distorted Soundscape

"TakaHashi's distorted, deconstructed soundwashes, films and words, work upon the whole body, surprising the observer..."

A playlist celebrating the diversity of sounds created by women in the Collection for International Women's Day 2016