Festival of Contemporary Music for All

Opportunities for participation in new music for musicians of all ages and abilities.

3 workshops, 7 concerts
07/03/2020–08/03/2020

About

The Third Festival of Contemporary Music for All will take place across the UK and Europe over the weekend 7-8 March 2020, building on the successes of the 2016 and 2018 Festivals

The Festival is commissioning a significant number of new works and support a range of composition projects.

The map below shows where the festival will take place and links to the activities and partners at each location.

Other locations are under discussion with other potential partners. If you would like to be a Festival partner, please contact Chris Shurety, Festival Director at info@coma.org

The Festival is signed up to the Keychange initiative which empowers women to transform the future of music.

Partners

There are over 50 partners.

National partners include  CoMA, Making Music, NMC Recordings, nonclassical, Sound and Music.

Local partners are listed under the appropriate location.

Plus other UK amateur music ensembles affiliated to Making Music are also taking part.

 

Funders

We are delighted to receive funding from the PRS Foundation for commissions and from the Britten Pears Foundation and the Foyle Foundation for the 2020 Festival.

Keychange

Keychange is a pioneering international initiative which empowers women to transform the future of music and encourages festivals to achieve a 50:50 gender balance by 2022. Its is led by PRS Foundation and supported by the Creative Europe programme of the European Union. The Festival of Contemporary Music for All is signed up to the initiative and in the 2018 Festival achieved the target of 50% of the music written by women.

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