Ignite London: CoMA Festival 2024

Sunday, 24th March 2024

A jam-packed day of workshops with composers and performers.

Octagon, Queen Mary University, 327 Mile End Rd, E14NS. Starts 11:00 am.

Ignite London: CoMA Festival 2024

Octagon, Queen Mary University, 327 Mile End Rd, E1 4NS

CoMA takes over The Octagon at Queen Mary University of London, for a full day of events, including workshops directed by leading new music facilitators Janet Oates and Matthew Hardy, premieres of new pieces by Uri Agnon, Jasmine Morris, Angela Elizabeth Slater & Beatrice Ferreira and performances by CoMA London, Sussex and Singers ensemble and THAMES Music Service.

This is your opportunity to join in and take part – whether you’re an instrumentalist or a singer, we welcome you to join CoMA for a jam-packed day of workshops with composers and performers, including taking part in the world premiere performance of MARCH by Uri Agnon.


11:00am Instrumental Workshop with Matthew Hardy, exploring Uri Agnon’s new work MARCH


11:00am Vocal Workshop with Janet Oates, exploring Uri Agnon’s new work MARCH

1:00pm LUNCH

1.45pm Combined Instrumental and Vocal Rehearsal on Uri Agnon’s new work MARCH

2.30pm Break

3:00pm Creative Expression Workshop with Heather Roche

4.30pm Break

5:00pm Attend the ‘mysounds’ Performance (ticketed included in registration)

6:00 Dinner Break

7:00pm Take part in the Ignite: London Performance, in the world premiere of MARCH by Uri Agnon.
Other featured repertoire includes ‘Rove’ by Jasmine Morris, ‘Sky Above the Clouds’ by Angela Elizabeth Slater and ‘Mechanik’ by Philip Cashian.

The Octagon is a wheelchair friendly venue. If you have any access needs we can assist you with, please contact CoMA Project Manager Francesca Le Lohe (francesca@coma.org).

Can’t take part, but would still like to attend the performances? Then click here for the ticket link.

NB: If you are part of CoMA London, CoMA Singers, CoMA Sussex or participating in the THAMES Music Service performance, you do not need to purchase a participation ticket.

Register to take participate via this link:  https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/ignite-london-coma-festival-2024-tickets-796071911517?aff=oddtdtcreator

Purchase tickets to attend the concert via this link: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/ignite-london-coma-festival-2024-tickets-796116193967?aff=oddtdtcreator

Supported by Diaphonique, Franco-British fund for contemporary music, in partnership with the SACEM, the Friends of the French Institute Trust, the British Council, the Institut français, the Institut français du Royaume-Uni, the Centre National de la Musique, Creative Scotland and the Salabert Fondation.

In partnership with nonclassical

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