Projects

Summer 2014
Living Symphonies is a musical composition which portrays the thriving activity of the forest’s wildlife, plants and atmospheric conditions, it creates a never-ending symphony heard amongst the forest itself.
Dead Rat Orchestra
28 July - 16 August 2014
With support from Sound and Music, and The Canal and Rivers Trust in August 2014 Dead Rat Orchestra will undertake a unique tour across the canals and waterways of Southern England.
Size Zero Opera - Women Box
7-8 & 26-28 August
Size Zero Opera creates innovative and contemporary opera with emerging individuals in exciting and challenging ways.
Music We'd Like To Hear
4 - 18 July
Cult underground concert series Music We'd Like to Hear returns to celebrate its 10th season, with three rich and diverse programmes of rarities, revivals and nine UK premieres.
11 July
An afternoon of performances, discussions and presentations bringing together established composers, leading academics, music practitioners and young people.
Hugs Bison streaming
Saturday 5th - Sunday 6th July 2014
Some of the most innovative digital producers, musicians, programmers and curators join together for a weekend of talks and discussions to discuss how composers working today can harness new opportunities presented by digital technology.
Applications close 29 July 2014
Sound and Music is seeking to develop a touring programme across England that reflects a breadth of scale and style. In July 2014, we are looking for proposals to develop our Touring programme for 2015-2016 and beyond.
If Wet... in your village hall
21 - 29 June
‘If Wet’ is part show and tell, part test bed, part salon; a place for artists to showcase their latest sonic works and research.
Sound and Music conducted a survey to find out the realities facing composers today. Our findings have been included in this report.