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7th November 2017

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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.



Trios - Tristram Cary (edit)

"The Collection holds a number of recordings from early pioneers of electronic music"

Western Darlings

"I don't know exactly why I like McPherson's music, or rather, I seem to like each piece for radically different reasons"
Nicola LeFanu
"The music reflects, spirals and dances, its imagery infused by the art and poetry of the traditions from which it springs"
Laurence Osborn
"Rebecca Saunders’ music occupies the strange wildernesses that exist between pairs of extremes"
"I can’t help but listen to the new EXAUDI recording of ‘Lorem Ipsum’ over and over again; it is such a wonderful experience"
Aaron Holloway-Nahum
"The listener is made to wonder just how deep the connection between the sounds and the piano material lies"
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"That feeling of exploring a huge archive and finding a story with a personal connection was thrilling"
"Help us to develop the British Music Collection into a world-leading resource for new music"