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Read more at: Composers' Workshop: Gillian Moore MBE

Composers' Workshop: Gillian Moore MBE

Tuesday, 13 March, 2018 - 14:00 to 16:00

Tuesday, 13 March 2018 2.00pm, Recital Room at the Faculty of Music Gillian Moore MBE Gillian Moore MBE is Head of Music at London’s South Bank Centre. She has collaborated with many of the great musical and artistic figures of our age, from Luciano Berio to Radiohead, from Harrison Birtwistle to Squarepusher, from Steve...


Read more at: Composers' Workshop: Cambridge Undergraduate Composers

Composers' Workshop: Cambridge Undergraduate Composers

Tuesday, 6 March, 2018 - 14:00 to 16:00

Tuesday, 6 March 2018 2.00pm, Recital Room at the Faculty of Music Cambridge University Undergraduate Composers This session offers a chance to hear workshop rehearsal/performances of new works by Undergraduate composers. A rare opportunity to hear the raw material of music take shape as a collaborative process between...


Read more at: Composers' Workshop: Ewan Campbell

Composers' Workshop: Ewan Campbell

Tuesday, 27 February, 2018 - 14:00 to 16:00

Tuesday, 27 February 2018 2.00pm, Recital Room at the Faculty of Music Ewan Campbell We are delighted to welcome back Ewan Campbell, who completed his MPhil at Cambridge University, and was Composer-in-Residence with CUMS. Aside from composition, Ewan is also active as a conductor and interdisciplinary events curator, and...


Read more at: Composers' Workshop: Ed Bennett

Composers' Workshop: Ed Bennett

Tuesday, 20 February, 2018 - 14:00 to 16:00

Tuesday, 20 February 2018 2.00pm, Recital Room at the Faculty of Music Ed Bennett Irish composer Ed Bennett’s music has been described as ‘anarchic’ (Irish Times), ‘manic’ (Classical Music) and ‘thrilling’ (Gramophone). It is often characterized by its strong rhythmic energy, extreme contrasts and the combination of...


Read more at: Composers' Workshop: Nicola LeFanu

Composers' Workshop: Nicola LeFanu

Tuesday, 13 February, 2018 - 14:00 to 16:00

Tuesday, 13 February 2018 2.00pm, Recital Room at the Faculty of Music Nicola LeFanu The composer of over a hundred works, Nicola Lefanu has been commissioned by the BBC, by festivals in UK and beyond, and by leading orchestras, ensembles and soloists. She has a particular affinity for vocal music and has composed eight...


Read more at: Composers' Workshop: Kate Romano

Composers' Workshop: Kate Romano

Tuesday, 6 February, 2018 - 14:00 to 16:00

Tuesday, 6 February 2018 2.00pm, Recital Room at the Faculty of Music Kate Romano Noted as ‘one of the most versatile musicians of her generation’, Kate Romano is a producer, clarinettist, fund-raiser and writer. Previously a senior member of staff at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama for 12 years, she now creates ‘...


Read more at: Composers' Workshop: Julian Warburton

Composers' Workshop: Julian Warburton

Tuesday, 30 January, 2018 - 14:00 to 16:00

Tuesday, 30 January 2018 2.00pm, Recital Room at the Faculty of Music Julian Warburton As Principal Percussionist with the Birmingham Contemporary Music Group and Professor of Percussion at the Guildhall School of Music, Julian Warburton has given numerous world premieres and worked closely with many leading composers and...


Read more at: Composers' Workshop: Joe Cutler

Composers' Workshop: Joe Cutler

Tuesday, 23 January, 2018 - 14:00 to 16:00

Tuesday, 23 January 2018 2.00pm, Recital Room at the Faculty of Music Joe Cutler Joe Cutler's music has been described as ‘propulsive’ (BBC Music Magazine), ‘alluring’ (Scotsman), ‘neurotic’ (Re-Diffusion) and ‘the best thing to come out of Neasden since Twiggy’ (Gramophone). Currently Head of Composition at the Royal...


Read more at: Composers' Workshop: Edward Nesbit

Composers' Workshop: Edward Nesbit

Tuesday, 31 October, 2017 - 14:00 to 16:00

We are delighted to welcome back Edward Nesbit, who graduated from Cambridge in 2007 with first class honours in Music. Since then, he has carved out an enviable position as one of the leading composers of his generation, working with groups such as the LSO, BBCSO and Mahler Chamber Orchestra. He is currently Teaching...


Read more at: Composers' Workshop: PhD Composers

Composers' Workshop: PhD Composers

Tuesday, 24 October, 2017 - 14:00 to 16:00

PhD Composers Some of Cambridge’s finest young composers discuss their recent work from the point of view of both poetic and technical considerations. An insight into some of the most exciting creative work being produced on home turf. The Faculty’s series of Composers’ Workshops is open to students in all years of the...