A blog from the Sound and Music Team



26 June 2014

Portfolio partner EXAUDI

As part of Sound and Music’s Portfolio programme, 4 composers have the chance to work with EXAUDI to develop a piece for quartet of voices – soprano, counter-tenor, tenor and bass. For composers wanting to explore the capabilities of the voice in detail this is a fantastic opportunity to work closely with exceptional singers, with […]


25 June 2014

Portfolio partners The Bohman Brothers and Richard Thomas

Sound and Music and The Bohman Brothers with Richard Thomas offer a unique opportunity for up to three composers to spend time working closely with the group, developing their writing, improvisational and collaborative skills in co-conceiving material for a premiere performance in spring 2015. The development process will be structured around an initial meeting followed […]

Portfolio partner Joby Burgess

As part of our 2014-15 Portfolio programme, Sound and Music and percussionist Joby Burgess offer a rare opportunity for up to five emerging composers to develop their skills in writing for solo percussion focussing on the vibraphone and the little known Canna Sonora – both of which are manufactured, and derive their sonic properties, from […]