Festival of Contemporary Music – national and international
The Festival of Contemporary Music for All is a biennial event, bringing together music makers of all experiences and backgrounds. With 30+ events occurring throughout the UK and beyond, participants involved will have opportunities to premiere commissioned works alongside professional players and take part in a range of workshops, developments and concerts. As a grass-roots expression of music making, the Festival provides opportunities for unique artistic experiences as widely as possible, opening a culture of musical participation in contemporary music making.
Events take place in Aberdeen, Berlin, Brighton and Hove, Bristol, Glasgow, Huddersfield, Leeds, Leuven, Limerick, London, Maastricht, Manchester, Nottingham, Paris, Poole, Sheffield and Torbay as well as a digital online component this year.
A wide range of workshops for singers and players and performances to listen to.
There will be many premieres of works commissioned for the Festival from established and emerging composers.