The Department of Music at the University of York is associated with two music presses: the University of York Music Press
and the York Early Music Press
. The presses publish music from as early as 1600 to the latest compositions by York composers.
University of York Music Press
The University of York Music Press
, known as UYMP
, was founded in 1995 by David Blake with Bill Colleran. Its purpose is to publish and promote new and established composers with a range of aesthetic backgrounds.
York Early Music Press
The York Early Music Press
, known as YEMP
, was established in 2001 and provides performing editions of music composed before 1800. Scores are accompanied with specialised information including performance including pitch, forces, pronunciation, context.