Current SaM projects

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The International Society for Contemporary Music (ISCM) is an international network of members from around 50 countries, each taking turns to host the annual festival World Music Day. Here, you can view the details of past festivals.
We are thrilled to be partnering with Quatuor Bozzini and Sound Festival on Composers’ Kitchen. As part of this Embedded opportunity for two UK composers to join two Canadian peers taking part in Composers’ Kitchen exchange.
All you need to know about the British Music Collection. A comprehensive guide.
Ailís Ní Ríain
Our new Embedded residency with the British Music Collection and Unlimited Impact welcomes composer Ailís Ní Ríain.
"The sector as a whole needs to become comfortable with being uncomfortable". Read Susanna's speech from BBC Radio 3's Diversity and Inclusion conference here.
Ludi Quartet Kernow
The composers have been announced for our Portfolio project with Adrian Lee and the Ludi Quartet Kernow!
The team here at Sound and Music share their favourite bits and pieces from 2016...
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The British shortlist for the 2017 World Music Days Festival has now been announced!
In 2018, the SaM Summer School is turning 10! To celebrate, over the next year we will be sharing 10 videos that bring together those who have shaped the summer school, from the students to the musicians and world-class tutors.
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