After a year on the Adopt a Composer scheme alongside the composer Gaynor Barradell, Sarah Freshwater - trombone player for the E
The fabulous composer, Gaynor Barradell, talks to us about the inspiration for her piece for the Edinburgh Concert Band,
Judy usually plays Bb Clarinet with the Edinburgh Concert Band, but when the chance to try her hand as a percussionist arose as p
Sarah Cunningham, musical director of the Edinburgh Concert Band, is delighted to be creatively challenged
Last rehearsal we were finally given the chance to see an early draft of the exciting, original composition Gaynor Barradell has been working on es
I’ve been ‘adopted’!
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
Each year our Adopt a Composer scheme sets amateur choirs, orchestras and ensembles up with composers for a year to produce a new