Archive

12/10/2014 - 1/11/2014
Go Compose! is a national initiative to create opportunities for young composers to develop their skills. We have activities in Hertfordshire and Aberdeenshire during October.
Deadline: Noon, Monday 6th October
Sound and Music are currently seeking a curator for our second exhibition on Google Cultural Institute / British Music Collection
Deadline Noon Monday 29th September 2014
Sound and Music is delighted to announce the call for works for World Music Days 2015 - Slovenia is now open
Friday 5 September 7 - 10pm
Be the first to hear Scanner’s new immersive sound installation 'Bridging the World', inspired by 'Bridge', a Museum of London Docklands exhibition.
Summer 2014
Living Symphonies is a musical composition which portrays the thriving activity of the forest’s wildlife, plants and atmospheric conditions, it creates a never-ending symphony heard amongst the forest itself.
Dead Rat Orchestra
28 July - 16 August 2014
With support from Sound and Music, and The Canal and Rivers Trust in August 2014 Dead Rat Orchestra will undertake a unique tour across the canals and waterways of Southern England.
Size Zero Opera - Women Box
7-8 & 26-28 August
Size Zero Opera creates innovative and contemporary opera with emerging individuals in exciting and challenging ways.
Music We'd Like To Hear
4 - 18 July
Cult underground concert series Music We'd Like to Hear returns to celebrate its 10th season, with three rich and diverse programmes of rarities, revivals and nine UK premieres.
If Wet... in your village hall
21 - 29 June
‘If Wet’ is part show and tell, part test bed, part salon; a place for artists to showcase their latest sonic works and research.
10 May - 19 May 2014
A wide UK tour of music exploring new territories in tuning, using tracker action pipe organs and re-tuned string instruments.
Dark Inventions - Firewheel Tour
8 May - 16 May 2014
Folk songs and brand new British music weave together in Dark Inventions’ 2014 Firewheel Tour.
14 - 16 May // Vienna
Lauren redhead
7 February - 10 May 2014
Challenging all kinds of preconceptions about what music for pipe organ can be, Lauren Redhead will be touring a range of new organ and electronic commissions.
Arborescent
10 May // Northumberland
Taking inspiration from Xenakis' creative approach, Arborescent events showcase interpretations of specially commissioned graphic scores created by architects, musicians and visual artists, questioning the traditional role of 'composer'.
USURP
15 March - 8 May 2014
Usurp Art Gallery presents two dynamic, ensemble performances, exploring perceptual concepts of chance, time, listening and humour, and the breadth and parameters of improvisational approaches in new music.
18 - 27 April 2014 // London
This series of events focuses on pioneers who use technology to innovate: to break the usual beat rather than getting stuck in a loop, presented by Village Underground.
David Bainbridge and Laurence Tompkins
23 April - 26 April 2014
Three initimate performances per city presenting new work for banjo and handheld electronics in a new micro format.
William Basinski tape loops
12 - 20 March 2014
Sound and Music and Art Assembly are offering an opportunity to composers or ensembles to perform a support slot at a concert within the 'Arcadia' series.
28th-29th March 2014
Sound and Music with SNYK are delighted to announce the four selected Composer-Curators for the Danish-UK Composer-Curator Programme are Sandra Boss (DK), Michael Cutting (UK), Søren Kjærgaard (DK) and Joe Snape (UK).
sonic cueb
24 - 26 March 2014
Three days of experimental and electronic music bringing emerging and established, national and international artists to present solo works in the heart of south east London.
12 - 23 March 2014 // Oxford
Two weeks of new experimental music, sound art events and exhibitions in some of Oxford’s most interesting venues and spaces.
Bastard Assignments
11 March // London
Building on their reputation of producing experimental cross-arts events, Bastard Assignments have three unique events planned for 2014.
Tour continues 20 February 2014
Sound and Music and Sounds of the Engine House are pleased to announce a tour spanning 2013/14, featuring some of the North’s most talented emerging and established musicians and composers.
The answer to everything
1 - 10 February 2014
Set at a fictional property development conference, the audience become the delegates in an interactive event that mixes of film and live opera.