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Two brand new collections of new music will be published by UYMP in the next month.
will be launched on Friday 26th February while the Firewheel will be launched on Friday 11th March. Songspin Songbook Both collections are funded by an Arts Council England Grant for the Arts.
28 Jan 2016
Evis Sammoutis has been elected for a two year term as a member of the UNESCO IMC Executive Board. He took up the position during the 36th General Assembly that took place in Rabat, Morocco on November 12.
The International Music Council (IMC) of UNESCO was founded in 1949 at the request of the Director-General of UNESCO as a non-governmental advisory body to the agency on musical matters.
It is the world's largest network of organisations and institutions working in the field of music, with direct access to over 1,000 organizations in 150 countries.
28 Jan 2016
Sadie Harrison has been awarded a 2016 Finzi Trust Scholarship for the composition of a new orchestral work for the Afghanistan National Youth Orchestra.
She will be the first woman to write for the orchestra and one of only a very few non-Afghan composers to have written works for the ensemble.
21 Jan 2016
HCMF performance of Jonty Harrison's Going / Places has been reviewed by music website 5:4.
The 60-minute acousmatic project had its world premiere at the new music festival on Wednesday 25 November 2015.
11 Jan 2016
Robert Saxton was the guest on BBC Radio 3’s ‘ Composer of Tomorrow’ show on Saturday January 2nd.
Alongside presenter, Sarah Walker, Saxton gave a masterclass to young composers Cydonie Banting and Sebastian Black.
11 Jan 2016
Hilda Paredes is returning to Mills College, California in February, for a week-long residency as the Jean Macduff Vaux Composer-in-Residence.
She will also present a concert of her music.
7 Jan 2016
UYMP give their utmost congratulations to Leslie East, who is due to receive an OBE in the
New Year Honours list 2016.
Currently on the
Board of Directors at UYMP, Leslie’s OBE is awarded for services to musicians and music education (Middlesex.)
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13 Feb 2016 | 3:30pm
Djanogly Music School, Nottingham Performer(s)
20 Feb 2016 | 8:00pm
Littlefield Concert Hall, Oakland, CA, United States
Kate Campbell, piano
Hrabba Atladottir, violin Gianna Abondolo, cello Joanna Martin, flute William Winant, percussion Weston Olencki, trombone
25 Feb 2016 | 9:00pm
Gulbenkian’s Auditorium, Lisbon Performer(s)
Orquestra Gulbenkian, cond. Susanna Mälkki
26 Feb 2016 | 7:00pm
Gulbenkian’s Auditorium, Lisbon
Orquestra Gulbenkian, dir. Susanna Mälkki
8 Mar 2016 | 1:05pm
Royal College of Music