Spitalfields Music: changing lives and aspirations through music For over 40 years, Spitalfields Music has been putting music at the heart of East London. We bring artists, audiences, and communities together so that everyone can find, explore, and share extraordinary music in one of the most vibrant areas of London. … Continue reading “Opportunities: Festival Learning and Participation Producer”
Year-long traineeship with Spitalfields Music and Garsington Opera September 2018–July 2019 Applications are now open for Spitalfields Music Trainee Music Leaders Scheme 2018/19. Spitalfields Music and Garsington Opera are offering one singer / vocal practitioner the opportunity to take part in a year-long traineeship to develop skills in music leading. … Continue reading “Opportunities: Spitalfields Music Trainee Music Leaders Scheme 2018/19 – One placement with Garsington Opera – APPLY NOW!”
Spitalfields Music is a multi-award-winning charity based in East London which produces world class music festivals and pop-up performances; an industry leading artist development programme; and an exceptional learning and participation programme for local communities. We are looking for a proven Development Manager with an expertise in Trusts and Foundations … Continue reading “Opportunities: Development Manager (Trusts and Foundations and Statutory Funding)”
We are delighted to announce that Spitalfields Music has won the RPS Music Award for Chamber Music and Song with our 2017 Festival flagship project, Schumann Street! These prestigious awards are rivalled by none other and are the highest level of recognition for classical music-making in the UK, so needless … Continue reading “We won! Schumann Street is victorious at RPS Music Awards”
Spitalfields Music in the City features all-female artists performing works by female composers through the ages in celebration of the women’s suffrage centenary. Our first concert on 8 June at the beautiful Ironmongers’ Hall features the Marsyas Trio, who will perform a selection of works for flute, cello and piano written by female … Continue reading “Marsyas Trio asks ‘Why No Women Mozarts?’ in latest series with Spitalfields Music”
“For classical, it’s the Oscars, the BAFTAs and the Grammys all in one” – BBC Radio 3 Spitalfields Music’s Schumann Street has been shortlisted for the Chamber Music and Song category of the prestigious Royal Philharmonic Society (RPS) Music Awards 2018. They are the highest recognition for classical music-making in … Continue reading “Schumann Street makes RPS Awards shortlist”
We’ve put together some Spitalfields Music Festival 2017 highlights and news… André de Ridder announced as Spitalfields Music Festival 2018 Artistic Curator We’re delighted to announce that André de Ridder will take up the role of Artistic Curator for a further year. Building on his 2017 Festival, André will programme authentic … Continue reading “Spitalfields Music Festival 2017 Round Up”
BBC Radio 3’s Sara Mohr-Pietsch chats with Spitalfields Music Festival 2017 artists, including festival curator André de Ridder, in a series of conversations.
We’ve listed each artist and the song they performed!
Following the huge success of our 2017 Festival, we are delighted to announce that André de Ridder will take up the role of Artistic Curator for a further year.