• 1 May 2006

    Anthony Gilbert's People Pieces

    On Track isn't the only volume of educational music that UYMP is releasing this Summer. Anthony Gilbert's impressive set of People Pieces contains an accessible, fun and stimulating array of 10 pieces in different characters designed for beginner and intermediate piano students.

  • 1 May 2006

    NMC to Release CDs of Lutyens and Sadie Harrison

    NMC Records are set to release two new discs of music by UYMP composers over the coming 12 months.

  • 1 Mar 2006

    Première of 'Fantastic Tales' and launch of Lontano CD in Portugal

    This Friday, 10th March, sees the world premiere of a major new work by Luís Tinoco at the Teatro Municipal de S. Luiz in Lisbon, Portugal.

  • 1 Feb 2006

    Thomas Simaku - Premières in York, Stuttgart and Miami

    Details of upcoming performances of the work of Thomas Simaku:

  • 1 Jul 2005

    Anne Boyd awarded for distinguished services to Australian music

    Anne Boyd (b.1946) was the first woman and the first Australian to be appointed Professor of Music at the University of Sydney, where her research focused on the influence of landscape and of Asian music on Australian composers.

  • 1 Jul 2005

    Australian premiere of Sadie Harrison's The Light Trilogy

    Ensemble Aark, one of Australia's leading chamber ensembles, will be giving the Australian premiere of Sadie Harrison's acclaimed trilogy The Light Garden on 11 November 2005.

  • 1 Jun 2005

    New CD of Jeremy Dale Roberts released on Lorelt Records

    UYMP are pleased to announce the release of a new recording of chamber music by Jeremy Dale Roberts. 

  • 1 May 2005

    Welcome to Hilda Paredes

    Paredes has carved out a distinctive reputation on both sides of the Atlantic as a composer of great vision and individuality. She successfully combines an extensive palette of diverse influences, from her Mexican cultural heritage to modernist European composers such as Ligeti, via Mozart, whose economy of means has had a profound effect on her for several decades.

  • 1 May 2005

    Simaku - Copenhagen Sinfonietta Première

    Thomas Simaku's work Réflexions de la Croix III was given its world première by Peter Sheppard Skaerved and the Athelas Sinfonietta, conducted by Franz Rasmussen, on 30 April 2005 at Den Sorte Diamant Hall in Copenhagen. 

  • 1 Mar 2005

    Philip Venables appointed as Promotions Manager

    UYMP are please to announce the appointment of Philip Venables as their new Promotions Manager. He is based in London and will work to raise the profile of the varied UYMP Catalogue and Composers in London, the U.K. and Europe.

  • 1 Mar 2005

    International Success for York Composer

    Thomas Simaku visited Switzerland for the performance of his String Quartet No 2 at the ISCM - World New Music Days Festival, which took place from 3rd to 12th November 2004. The Arditti Quartet, the world's leading ensemble of contemporary music, performed his piece on 10th November, with great success.

  • 1 Mar 2005

    Simaku awarded second prize in Lutoslawski Award 2004

    Thomas Simaku has been awarded the second prize of the prestigious Lutoslawski Award 2004. His piece 'Voci Celesti per Quartetto d'Archi' was selected from works submitted by 157 candidates from all over the world.