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.



Next in Alex Ho's curated series Silvina Milstein reflects on the intersection of compositional tradition and national colour, following the release of her of gold and shadows cycle.

Ayanna Witter-Johnson

In the third of Alex Ho's curated series on transnational identity in new music, we hear from composer Ayanna Witter-Johnson.

Composer Alex Ho brings together blogs from seven award-winning composers with non-European heritage investigating the relationship between transnational identity and music.

We're excited to announce the next group of winners of the 'Interpreting Isolation' grants, who will be presenting 6 new works that respond creatively to this unique moment in our history. 

In this edition of our regular highlights feature, Sound and Music intern Imogen Lawlor explores 5 musicians in the collection from North-East England.

As we approach the application period for Sound and Music's New Voices 2020, take a look back at some of the work and experiences the programme has led to so far


6 projects were selected as creative responses to COVID-19, as part of our 'Interpreting Isolation' grants. Over the next 4 weeks we will be premiering these works - discover them here. 

Emma-Jean Thackray

In this edition of our regular highlights feature, Sound and Music intern Tamaratare Amgbaduba explores 5 Jazz musicians from the British Music Collection

Remi Fox Novak - Emergent Commission

On May 14th Drake Music and Sound and Music are hosting a cross-genre showcase of new music from emerging Disabled musicians. Find out how to get involved here.