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

Sound and Music seeks artists, composers, curators, thinkers, or collectives from the African and Caribbean diaspora to take part in a new digital residency opportunity with the British Music Collection.

Listen to 'a remedy for the blues' by Sophie Marie Niang and Ruari Paterson-Achenbach, created as part of the LGBTQ+ Composers Open Call 

Discover ‘Peace of Mind : Piece of Mine’ a new work by MÉLOMAN3, created as part of the LGBTQ+ Composers Open Call.  

Discover ‘Now the Time’ a new work by Lunatraktors, created as part of the LGBTQ+ Composers Open Call.  

 

Discover the projects selected as creative responses to the climate crisis as part of the 'Climate. Sound. Change' open call - premiered across the next 3 weeks

New Voices 2020 composer Georgia Denham speaks to fellow composers who don't play piano, exploring the stigmas that still surround this in contemporary music

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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Here at Sound and Music and particularly on the British Music Collection, we feel it is important to capture this moment in our history and to create a space to reflect on COVID-19 and individual responses in a creative way.

In this International Women's Day edition of our regular feature, Rebekah Orugboh curates 5 composer highlights from the collection.

This International Women’s Day we’re excited to highlight our ongoing support for the campaign on the British Music Collection, and celebrate the return of our ‘A Composer a Day’ series.  

Liz Dilnot Johnson

Marking the culmination of her Sound and Music’s New Voices 2018 project, we present 3 films from composer Liz Dilnot Johnson in collaboration with filmmaker Oli Clark.

In this edition of our regular highlights feature, we explore composers and sound artists inspired by the written word.

Chris Ruffoni talks us through ‘Solarphones’, his latest sound installation formed from self designed solar-powered acoustic instruments.

Jasmin Kent Rodgman investigates the relationship between her music and identity ahead of the premiere of her new piece, ancient stone, for Tangram at LSO St. Luke’s.

We've highlighted a new group of connected composers from the collection. Check out 5 composers who work with sculpture and instrument building.

 

Three emerging Disabled musicians have been awarded commissions by Drake Music and Sound and Music. 

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