Sound and Music
Sound and Music
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A playlist celebrating the diversity of sounds created by women in the Collection for International Women's Day 2016
The British Music Collection has been fully sorted & repackaged for the first time...that's over 850 boxes of scores, recordings & archives preserved & accessible (and looking rather beautiful!)
The University of York led, AHRC-funded project 'From Score to Sound' project aims to implement and evaluate an approach for engaging the public in twentieth and twenty-first-century British music
"Ben Tassie's approach to his work has a sense of reflection on popular culture that seeks to go beyond both art music and pop music..."
The British Music Collection's new website is here.... Harry Cooper leads you through the new features of the Collection
"You went in and perhaps you wanted to listen to something, perhaps you just wanted to browse the scores, but there it all was, all this new music: it was an amazing feeling..."
Sample the impressive breadth and range of New Voices 2015 with this special playlist of their work.