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Posted on 31 January 2018
Anna Appleby's new composition with the Merchant Sinfonia evokes images of wind, machinery, hillsides and a train journey. Once again, I am on...
Posted on 29 January 2018
What a fantastic opportunity this is! I have been following Adopt a Composer over the years and seen it celebrate, season after season, the breadth...
Posted on 26 January 2018
We’re pleased to welcome our latest corporate supporter; West Kensington Music Team (WKMT) They were founded by Juan Rezzuto, an Argentina...
Posted on 25 January 2018
Matching seven leisure-time music groups with emerging early-career composers for a collaboration could result in all sorts of complications. But...
Posted on 21 January 2018
Community music venues (and the groups that use them) recieved some much-needed good news on Thursday with the announcement that the government's...
Posted on 18 January 2018
The 2018 Contemporary Music for All Festival is coming near you on 2-4 March. Sign up to take part. Some Making Music member groups participated in...
Posted on 18 January 2018
Hawes Music is the publishing house founded by composer Patrick Hawes. Born in Grimsby, Patrick is an English composer who has made his mark as a...
Posted on 17 January 2018
After working with choirs for many years, one thing stands out to us at Club Europe Music Tours - choir members love spending that extra time...
Posted on 17 January 2018
We're delighted to announce that the 2016/17 Adopt a Composer premières will be broadcast each night this week on BBC Radio 3. What time are...
Posted on 16 January 2018
Professional musicians deal with tough physical, emotional and psychological challenges. As well as being vulnerable to accident or injury, they...
Posted on 15 January 2018
In the face of a growing public narrative that ‘everyone can sing’, there's still a section of the population who are convinced that...
Posted on 12 January 2018
The moment of truth arrives as composer Peter Yarde Martin tests out his new composition with the Bellfolk Handbell Ringers for the Adopt a Composer...