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Contemporary Music for All Festival

27 February to 6 March 2016

Manchester : London : Cardiff : Edinburgh : Birmingham

Celebrating a decade of CoMA's ground-breaking Open Score project, the Festival promotes contemporary music with a participative approach.

Open Score is a way of writing artistically challenging yet technically accessible music for flexible ensembles with amateur players. Works by more than thirty established, up & coming, student and amateur composers will be performed.

Workshops will provide opportunities for singers and players to actively participate in new music. A conference and discussions will explore the role and future of inclusive contemporary music making. Performance by leading professional contemporary ensembles, CoMA groups and youth ensembles will provide a wide range of listening material... more...


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Calls for Pieces

We have three calls for pieces which include opportunities for performance in the CoMA Festival... more...

Midwinter Composers Course

An opportunity to work with Alisdair Nicholson with a focus on string writing in Oxford in January 2016... more...

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