Female Composers - Competition Workshop

Event date
Saturday 23 February, 11:00 - 12:30
Yusuf Hamied Theatre

A composing competition workshop with The Granta Quartet featuring panellists Cheryl Frances-Hoad and Errollyn Wallen.

‘The Cambridge Female Composers Festival is a Cambridge-wide festival being set up by students from across the University, taking place from January to March 2019. The Festival aims to promote the study and performance of music by female and non-binary composers, as well as supporting the creation of music by women and non-binary individuals. The Festival comprises a series of recitals and evensongs, as well as a flagship orchestral concert in Trinity College Chapel on March 8th, to mark International Women’s Day. There will also be a composing competition open to women and non-binary individuals, with a prize for the winner as well as a chance to have their work performed during the Festival. The Festival will be raising money for the Cambridge Rape Crisis Centre.’