"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..."
"Where would you go to find an eclectic and fascinating collection of 20th and 21st Century British art?"
"The work I'm doing could be compared to monks copying manuscripts by hand. I feel I could be considered a monk of the 21st Century..."
Sohrab Uduman began his musical life as a clarinettist before going on to study composition in Birmingham with Jonty Harrison and Vic Hoyland.
New Voices is a newly re-launched, annual composer support scheme that exists to raise the profile of the most talented and exciting new voices emerging in Britain today.
This policy sets out the scope, criteria and terms for the acquisition of material into the British Music Collection.
Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festival this year includes events at brand new archive centre, Heritage Quay
"As a composer and music analyst the opportunity to explore a collection of thousands of scores and recordings is perfect for me"