The British Composer Awards 2016 are delighted to announce this year’s shortlist which showcases the diversity and vibrancy of contemporary composition in the UK. Shortlisted works take inspiration from science, technology, other art forms and beyond, and with more women nominated than ever before and a fifth of nominees born overseas.
As part of its new Education Department plans to further develop partnerships across the UK, the Symphonic Brass of London has announced plans to work alongside Birmingham Conservatoire as part of their Learning and Participation programme.Birmingham Conservatoire is one of the leading music academies in the country with world renowned cellist...read more
Eccles Borough led the way at Wychavon Festival of Brass with a Championship and First Section double under the direction of Mareika Gray. Weston Brass and Ynyshir also claimed title success.
Eccles Borough (Mareika Gray) — 189
Filton Concert Brass (Glenn van Looy) — 188
Medway (Melvin White) — 187
DUT Yorkshire Imperial Urquhart...read more