Composer-Curator Q&A: QUE.E.F

Here, we speak to Composer-Curators Meesha Fones, Anna Palmer and Kaila Whyte, three long-time friends and musical collaborators from Birmingham who together created QUE.E.F: QUEER EXPERIMENTAL FUTURISM. To celebrate the … Read More

Composer-Curator Q&A: Naviar Records

Here, we speak to Composer-Curator Marco Sebastiano Alessi, founder of new music label and community Naviar Records, which explores the connection between experimental electronic music and traditional Japanese poetry. To celebrate … Read More

Composer-Curator Q&A: First Light Records

Here, we speak to Composer-Curator Rob Herrisone-Kelly of First Light Records, a Manchester-based label that fuses ideals of nature and heritage with the future-facing elements of electronic music and contemporary … Read More

Composer-Curator Q&A: Rufus Isabel Elliot

Here, we speak to Composer-Curator Rufus Isabel Elliot, a trans musician based in Govanhill, Glasgow who hosts the OVER/AT series: a platform for trans and non-binary folks to speak for, with … Read More

Composer-Curator Q&A: Stephen Ives

Here, we speak to Composer-Curator Stephen Ives (a.k.a. Farmer Glitch), a Somerset-based sound artist, audio producer and curator who creates unique, hand-built instruments from discarded objects and bespoke electronic circuits. … Read More

Adopt a Music Creator 2020

Deadline: July 1st 2020 Adopt a Music Creator – Now in its 20th year, with over 120 fantastically creative and successful projects between leisure-time music groups and composers to date, … Read More

George Butterworth Award 2020: Winner Announced

George Butterworth Award 2020: Winner Announced

The George Butterworth Award is awarded annually to a UK-based composer, for an outstanding new work created through one of Sound and Music’s Artist Development Programmes. We’re delighted to announce … Read More

Meet the 2020 Composer-Curators

We’re thrilled to announce the five projects that have been selected to be a part of this year’s Composer-Curator programme. Each of the chosen artists will be supported to develop … Read More