In December, we opened applications for Round 2 of our Francis Chagrin Awards,* with an eligibility focus on disabled composers and music creators. We received many strong applications, and are … Read More
Where Are They Now? Summer School spotlight on Oleta Haffner
Our annual Summer School residential course, now open for applications until 27th March, reaches its 15th anniversary this year. To celebrate, we’re speaking to some of our Summer School alumni … Read More
ISCM British Section Call for Works: Applications now open!
Applications are now open for the ISCM British Section’s Call for Works for the ISCM World New Music Days 2023, which will take place in Johannesburg and Cape Town, South Africa, from … Read More
Introducing our new Composer Advisory Group
We’re excited to formally announce the members of our Composer Advisory Group, an informal group of external advisers supporting us in planning future work, offering feedback and fresh perspectives to … Read More
Music Patron unveil new website and identity
Over the past 4 months, our friends over at Music Patron have been working with branding specialists Rose, the creative minds behind Sound and Music’s brand identity, to give Music … Read More
British Music Collection: Black Composers Open Call Winners
Here at Sound and Music, and particularly on the British Music Collection, we feel that it’s essential to capture moments in our collective history; to create a space to reflect, to … Read More
Adopt a Music Creator 2023 — Pairings announced!
Today, Sound and Music and Making Music (the UK’s membership organisation for leisure-time music) are excited to announce the pairings selected for Adopt a Music Creator 2023. The year-long project … Read More
British Music Collection Exclusive: Elijah Maja’s Rubicon
We’re very pleased to share Rubicon, a new multimedia work by artist Elijah Maja, created as part of the New Voices 2020 programme. Rubicon will be available to watch exclusively on the … Read More
Sound and Music Summer School 2023 — Applications now open!
Applications for Summer School 2023 are now open until 23:59 on the 27th March 2023! To apply for this year’s Summer School you’ll need to complete our online application … Read More
Susanna Eastburn MBE to step down as Chief Executive of Sound and Music
Susanna Eastburn MBE, Chief Executive of Sound and Music, has announced that she will step down from leading the UK’s national organisation for new music in May 2023, after 10 … Read More