Returning after some much needed redevelopment The Sampler is live and ready for you to use. The Sampler is the only online site bringing together the eclectic and extraordinary new music activity happening across the UK.
We are delighted to announce a special Minute of Listening sound collection for the New Music Biennial, developed in partnership with PRS for Music Foundation and as part of Hull UK City of Culture 2017.
Sound and Music have a new development plan in place for the British Music Collection designed to open up the archive to become a 21st century tool for artists and audiences to discover the story of British contemporary music.
World premiere performance took place on 19 November 2011
Sound and Music co-produced the world premiere performance of composer Richard Barrett's enormous two-hour cycle, CONSTRUCTION at HCMF in November 2011, and produced a film documenting the performance - watch here.