Opportunity: Work with the London Graduate Orchestra!

London Graduate Orchestra performing
Date: 
Deadline: 28th February 2017
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Sound and Music in partnership with the London Graduate Orchestra

Compose with the London Graduate Orchestra 

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The London Graduate Orchestra was founded by conductor Claire Lampon and composer Kemal Yusuf in 2013, with the aim of offering emerging graduates the opportunity to perform in a high standard orchestra before entering the professional field.

As part of the Portfolio programme, Sound and Music and the London Graduate Orchestra offer an opportunity for two composers to develop new works for the orchestra.

The opportunity is ideal for composers who are fascinated by the sound of the orchestra, and who will stretch themselves in exploring new timbres, textures and sounds with the group.

Female performers in the London Graduate Orchestra

The London Graduate Orchestra explained: 

"We're thrilled to be working with Sound and Music on the Portfolio scheme and are excited to work closely with two composers in creating new, boundary-pushing works for the orchestra."

Sound and Music's Creative Project Leader, Chloë Richardson explained:

"The London Graduate Orchestra is a dynamic group of musicians entering the professional arena. This is an exciting opportunity for a composer to work closely with them in exploring the huge potential offered by the orchestral soundworld."

How to apply

Download our application guide here

Fill out the online application form here

Deadline:Tuesday 28th February

N:B We are aware that users of screen readers may experience problems accessing the application form.Please contact chloe.richardson@soundandmusic.org  if you require details of an alternative application process


About the London Graduate Orchestra

The London Graduate Orchestra was founded by conductor Claire Lampon and composer Kemal Yusuf in 2013.  Our aim is to offer emerging graduates the opportunity to perform in a high standard orchestra before entering the professional field. Made up of the finest young musicians in London, the London Graduate Orchestra provides a platform for its members to showcase their talent and capabilities. This extends to young composers who have the opportunity to have their music workshopped and performed by the LGO. We also hold open rehearsals for young conductors to lead the orchestra in a constructive and welcoming environment. 


About Portfolio

Aimed at talented composers at an early stage in their career, Sound and Music’s Portfolio scheme provides a key development opportunity for composers to create new work with and for some of the UK’s leading ensembles and presenters of new music.

Funded by Esmee Fairbairn and PRS for Music Foundation.


How to apply

Download our application guide here

Fill out the online application form here

Deadline: Tuesday 28th February

N:B We are aware that users of screen readers may experience problems accessing the application form.Please contact chloe.richardson@soundandmusic.org  if you require details of an alternative application process

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