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Faculty of Music

Errollyn Wallen

As one of the final events as holder of the Wort Residency 2021-22, Errollyn Wallen CBE will be speaking in the concluding Composers Workshop of the year. Described by The Observer as “the renaissance woman of contemporary British music”, she is a leading figure in today’s musical world, as respected as a singer/songwriter as she is a composer of contemporary new music. She is an influential an inspirational role model for young musicians and is respected and admired by fellow composers and performers alike. This exciting event promises a fascinating insight into the music and vision of one of the leading creative artists of our time, and offers a chance to hear her talk in detail about her work ahead of a performance by the Cambridge University New Music Ensemble of her piece Horseplay.

Tuesday, 15 March, 2022 - 14:00 to 16:00
Event location: 
Recital Room, Faculty of Music