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.

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Alexander Goehr: Metamorphosis/Dance

"It’s Goehr writing in what I find to be his most engaging style"

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"Walking into the room in which the British Music Collection is currently housed at the University of Huddersfield is quite awe inspiring"
Susanna Eastburn
"This is not comfortable music to listen to. But it can be beautiful, epic and direct."

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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