September sees the arrival of the BE OPEN Sound Portal in Trafalgar Square as part of the London Design Festival 2012. Sound and Music has commissioned five sound artists and composers to present work in this unique structure.
Sound and Music is pleased to announce a three year strategic partnership with New York’s MATA festival to support the work of emerging British composers through dedicated commissioning and performance support at the festival.
A poetic portrait of Gerald Wells, founder and curator of the British Vintage Wireless and Television Museum. The film reveals the charm of Wells’ world, where radio relics and their attendant stories fill every nook and cranny of his Kingdom.
Two nights presenting two disparate figures from the French experimental music tradition of musique concrète: One featuring musical outsider Ghédalia Tazartès and the theoretician, producer and musician Michel Chion.
New Music 20x12 is a commissioning programme consisting of 20 new pieces of music, each 12 minutes long, delivered by the PRS for Music Foundation. Sound and Music are presenting two events as part of the New Music 20x12 Weekend at Southbank Centre.