Cookies and Privacy

The University uses cookies on this website to provide the best experience possible including delivering personalised content on this website, other websites and social media. By continuing to use the site you agree to this, or your can go to our cookie policy to learn more and manage your settings.

Frontiers 2015: Young Composers Platform

Frontiers 2015: Young Composers Platform

Frontiers 2015

Date and time
15 Mar 2015 (6:30pm)
Location

Recital Hall, Royal Birmingham Conservatoire

200 Jennens Road, B4 7XR

Price

£5 / £3

Booking Information

Tickets available on the door

The Young Composers Project is an initiative ran by Birmingham Conservatoire to support the development of young composers aged 14-18 in the West Midlands. The young composers attended a number of workshops lead by composer Kirsty Devaney, Jack McNeill and a team of Conservatoire composers. Students worked alongside current Conservatoire musicians and young professionals to experiment, create new pieces and learn from each other. Students have worked on a variety of compositional techniques such as complex time signatures, using limitations, extended techniques and extending their harmonic language.

The platform will include a diverse range of music from the students including a large group arrangement developed with Jack McNeill and a world premier from past YCP student Meghan Owen.

Frontiers 2015

Events include: