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Faculty of Music

Harrison Birtwistle


Running weekly during University full terms, Composers’ Workshops include demonstrations of instrumental, vocal and electronic techniques, workshop performances of student compositions, and presentations from visiting composers.

Previous visiting composers have included Sir Harrison Birtwistle, Judith Weir, George Benjamin, Julian Anderson, Trevor Wishart, Jeremy Dale Roberts, Alexander Goehr, Cheryl Frances-Hoad and Robin Holloway.