I am on the train from Glasgow to Manchester, on my way back from my first meeting with Merchant Sinfonia for the Adopt a Compose
I've rounded off the past year with an absolute treat of a concert with KEMS Concert Band.
Tuesday 7 November saw the much-anticipated first meeting with our Adopt a Composer Gaynor Barradell.
A fantastic start to the project so far.
It's been hard keeping our successful application to Adopt a Composer a secret since we got the great news on 16 August… And at l
I first heard about ‘Adopt A Composer’ as an anxious teenager who had absolutely no idea how to realise my ambitions; the name fe
Each year our Adopt a Composer scheme sets amateur choirs, orchestras and ensembles up with composers for a year to produce a new
KEMS Concert Band is now back from its summer break (complete with tour to Belgium), and rehearsals for our premiere on 15 Octobe
National choral charity Sing for Pleasure has announced that applications are open for scholarships for its 2017-18 Young Conduct
We're delighted to announce that composer Jenni Pinnock, herself an Adopt a Composer alumna, will be joining our three current me