In this new monthly video series, Marc Yeats explores his relationship to composing, painting and landscape.

In our new 'Sounds of...' series on the British Music Collection, composer, producer and music-maker and part of Sound and Music's Composer-Curator programme, Stewart Baxter brings our attention to some of Hull's local composers past and present. 

Stewart Baxter

Discover a new work by Buster Woodruff-Bryant - the winner of the Young Person’s Opportunity for Climate. Sound. Change.

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.



The third article in a series on pieces for young players from the 1960s and 70s


An animation produced by participants at a workshop at Heritage Quay in June 2016.


The second article in a series on pieces for young players from the 1960s and 70s

“I try to remember that making is fundamentally as natural as breathing.”

"Insights on being a woman composer" - International Women's Day 2017

We asked three New Voices 2016 about being a female composer in 2017. See what they had to say...

Creative Project Leader Harry Cooper introduces the Collection’s International Women’s Day activities.

"The 1960's and 1970's were a particularly fruitful time for music education..."

"Creative activity here, is the ability to enact a temporary alternative reality..."

"Through our installation we invited visitors to listen to five pieces, while sitting at our musical dining table."