Aileen Sweeney

Alex Noble

Aileen Sweeney (b. 1994) is a Scottish composer, accordionist and arranger from Glasgow. Her music is cross-genre, rooted in the traditional Scottish folk music she grew up with learning the … Read More

Jonathan Brigg

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Composer, pianist and conductor Jonathan Brigg was born in Bradford in 1984. He read music at the University of Manchester, where he studied with Kevin Malone, John Casken and Deniz … Read More

Robert Laidlow

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Robert is a white man with dark hair, in this photo sitting smiling behind a drum kit wearing a dark shirt.

Robert Laidlow is a contemporary classical composer based in London whose compositions have been performed across the UK, U.S.A, and South America. His music incorporates his background as a jazz … Read More

Nicholas Olsen

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Nicholas is a slender white man with ginger hair, wearing glasses and a striped light grey t-shirt.

Nicholas Olsen (b.1995) is a Welsh composer who recently graduated with a first class honours degree from the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, studying with Gordon McPherson and Stuart MacRae. On … Read More

Nathan James Dearden

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Nathan is a white male composer with dark short hair, wearing a dark shirt and a blurry background.

Nathan James Dearden is a composer and conductor, whose music has been commissioned, performed, featured and workshopped by the London Philharmonic Orchestra, the TippettQuartet, Genesis Sixteen, BBC National Orchestra of Wales, … Read More

Laura Snowden

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Laura Snowden is a guitarist, composer and songwriter, whose compositions have been broadcast on BBC Radio 3, BBC Radio Scotland and Hong Kong Radio 4. She has received commissions from … Read More

James Banner

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James Banner playing the bass

James is a double bass player, composer and educator based in Leeds. Born in the Black Country in 1991, he studied at Birmingham Conservatoire, CNSM in Paris and the Jazz institut … Read More

Chloe Knibbs

Alex Noble

Chloe Knibbs is a composer exploring storytelling, theatricality and sidelined voices with a particular emphasis on feminist perspectives.  Included in the British Music Collection, her work includes compositions for opera … Read More