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

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Photo: Na'ama Zisser, London-based composer featured in the British Music Collection.

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Following a second placement with Sound and Music, intern Aaron Harrex shines a light on three of his favourite composers from the British Music Collection.

 

Janet Beat

Composer Caro C interviews electronic music pioneer Janet Beat, discussing her fascinating history - alongside an exclusive online premiere of Janet's work.

Jack Robinson reflects on the legacy of lesser-known composer, music educator and teacher Margo Fagan.

Edewede Oriwoh on the lack of accurate representation of African composers, and the history of African composition, across the internet.  

We've partnered with Celtic Connections to bring you a series of interviews with artists from the 2019 festival line-up, exploring newness and experimentation in traditional music.

For our 50 Things series, musician and Sound and Music team member Sam Corcoran delves into Andie Brown's world of self-made instruments.

Jolyon Laycock, of the Severnside Composers' Alliance, on the history and importance of the British Music Collection.

Sound and Music Intern Aaron Harrex on the composer and researcher Ashley John Long.

Nicola at Victoria Music Library as a part of the 2018 Fun Palaces Community Campaign.

Nicola Jane Buttigieg introduces her ‘Beatbox Notation Loop Builder’ - which explores alternative ways to approach musical notation.

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