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For our Autumn Embedded residencies, we are delighted to announce partnerships with BCMG, Heart n Soul and British Library Sound Archive.
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For the Summer 2015 Embedded residencies, we are delighted to announce the selected composers are Deborah Pritchard for Lichfield Festival, and Patricia Alessandrini for Red Note Ensemble.
For our Spring 2015 Embedded residencies, we are delighted to announce the selected composers for residencies with BBC Symphony Orchestra, Cafe OTO and Music Hackspace.
For the Embedded Winter 2014/15 residencies, we are delighted to working with two new partners; Quatuor Bozzini and South London Gallery
I burn for you - artwork by David Henckel
27 October 2015 -31 October 2015
I Burn for You is an atmospheric new music theatre work created by composer Ian Wilson and inspired by Bram Stoker’s legendary vampire novel Dracula.
Sunday 29th November 2015 - 14th May 2016
A contemporary music theatre tour produced by Elaine Mitchener in collaboration with award-winning choreographer Dam Van Huynh, pioneer of computer music - composer George Lewis and renowned sound artist, writer and musician David Toop.
Lichfield Festival
Sunday 11th October 2015
Lichfield Literature Festival includes a live discussion with our Embedded composer Deborah Pritchard, who was selected in Summer 2015.
Creative Data Club
Wednesday 11th November
Our event series Creative Data Club returns to Ace Hotel, Shoreditch, bringing together anyone interested in using data in new and interesting ways. #Creativedata
Deadline: noon Monday 9th November
Sound and Music and Sounding Motion are delighted to announce our latest Portfolio opportunity for up to three composers to develop new small-scale works for dance.
British Music Collection, Huddersfield
Deadline: noon Monday 2nd November
Sound and Music are seeking a curator to design their fifth exhibition with the Google Cultural Institute.
We are delighted to announce the British Section shortlist for World Music Days - Tongyeong 2016. The International Society for Contemporary Music (ISCM) is an important international network of members from around fifty countries.
We are delighted to announce that Aleksander Kolkowski and Larry Achiampong have been selected as our Embedded composers in residence with the British Library Sound Archive this Autumn.
John Knell, Chair of the Board at Sound and Music
First presented: Tuesday 29th September
Sound and Music is delighted to share our Chair of Trustees, John Knell's powerful & provocative session speech from this years No Boundaries symposium. The question - HOW DOES THE MONEY FLOW?
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25 September 2015 - 26 September 2015
Cut & Splice 2015 links the work of the pioneers of the sonic avant-garde to the trail-blazers of today and explores the relationships between music machines and the environment.
Portfolio - EXPOSURE2015
Saturday 17th October 2015
EXPOSURE2015 includes the live presentation of four Portfolio composer residency with the EXAUDI Vocal Ensemble.
Sound and Music Recruitment
Deadline: 5pm 20 October 2015
Sound and Music seeks expressions of interest for our freelance Business Development Manager vacancy.
Closes Thursday 10 September
Get your voice heard in our annual Composers Commissioning Survey open until 10 September
Minute of Listening, learning, music, mindfulness, listening
Revolutionary new teaching resource Minute of Listening to be rolled out in every primary school, for every child in Bristol this September.
Applications to the Sound and Music Summer School 2015 are now closed.
Summer School 2015
Take over: Sat 2nd - 8th August
Our Summer School is the only UK residential course of its kind for young composers, a week full of collaboration, fun, learning and creativity.
BMC archive
The British Music Collection is a remarkable archive of over 60,000 scores and recordings from 1850s to the present day, and growing online all the time.
New Voices 2015
New Voices is an annual composer support scheme raising the profile of some of the most talented and exciting new voices in the UK today.
July 10 - July 24 //
The Seaside is a series of immersive audio visual performances taking place and rooted in the memories of some of our best-known seaside resorts. Performances will take place in Morecambe, Brighton, Margate, and Worthing and Blackpool.