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Composition seminars: 2016/17

Recent composition seminars

Composition Seminar: Richard Evans and Helen Madden

Tuesday 20 June 2017

PhD students Richard Evans and Helen Madden discuss their work

Composition Seminar - Martin Suckling

Tuesday 13 June 2017

Martin Suckling presents his recent concerti for piano and flute

Pre-concert seminar: Jin Hyung Lim, John Stringer and Roger Marsh

Tuesday 6 June 2017

Jin Hyung Lim, John Stringer and Roger Marsh talk about tonight’s concert of music by Isang Yun, which features new works by John and Roger

Composition Seminar: Grainne Mulvey

Tuesday 30 May 2017

Irish composer Grainne Mulvey introduces her work

Composition Seminar: John Tilbury

Tuesday 16 May 2017

Legendary pianist John Tilbury is one of the foremost interpreters of Morton Feldman's music. Here he talks about and presents his own version of Samuel Beckett’s short prose text, Worstward Ho

Composition seminar: Nicola LeFanu

Tuesday 9 May 2017

Nicola LeFanu speaks about her large scale work for soprano and orchestra, The Crimson Bird, which was premiered by the BBCSO in February.

In conversation: Edmund de Waal and Martin Suckling

Monday 8 May 2017

The potter and writer Edmund de Waal discusses Psalm (after Celan) with Martin Suckling.

Composition Seminar: Nina Whiteman

Tuesday 2 May 2017

Nina Whiteman from the Royal Northern College of Music presents her work

Composition Seminar: Tom Williams and Juliana Yaffe

Tuesday 25 April 2017

Composer Tom Williams and soprano Juliana Yaffe (Coventry University) present Meditations on a Landscape for solo soprano with electronics

Composition seminar

Tuesday 14 March 2017

Reuben Latour – New Zealand Composer, Centre for Advanced Music Studies, Istanbul

Composition seminar

Tuesday 7 March 2017

Tapio Tuomela – Helsinki (TBC)

Composition seminar: Ligeti Quartet Workshop

Tuesday 28 February 2017

Ligeti Quartet

Composition seminar

Tuesday 21 February 2017

Sir James MacMillan

Composition seminar: Poor Yorick – singing Laurence Sterne

Tuesday 7 February 2017

Professor Roger Marsh

Composition seminar: SCAW Workshop

Tuesday 31 January 2017

SCAW Duo: Sarah Watts and Antony Clare

Composition seminar: Creating Sonic Places

Tuesday 24 January 2017

Ann Cleare

Composition seminar: Composing operas for audiences: product and process

Tuesday 17 January 2017

Omar Shahryar – PhD Candidate

Composition Seminar

Tuesday 29 November 2016

Morgan Hayes

Composition Seminar

Friday 25 November 2016

Yannis Kyriakides (Royal Conservatory, Den Haag)

Composition Seminar

Tuesday 22 November 2016

Neil Luck and Shu-Yu Lin

Composition Seminar

Tuesday 15 November 2016


Composition Seminar

Tuesday 8 November 2016

Aaron Cassidy (University of Huddersfield)

Composition Seminar

Tuesday 25 October 2016

David Horne (Royal Northern College of Music)

Composition Seminar

Tuesday 18 October 2016

Scott McLaughlin (Leeds University)

Composition Seminar

Friday 14 October 2016

The Antara Ensemble from Chile

Composition Seminar

Tuesday 11 October 2016

Morag Galloway and Merit Ariane Stephanos

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