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Spitalfields Music Team Update

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Eleanor Gussman, Chief Executive, will not be returning to Spitalfields Music this Autumn. Following the birth of her daughter she has decided to pursue a freelance career. The Spitalfields Music Board has expressed their appreciation for her very significant contribution to the company. The Board is delighted that Stephen Newbould, … Continue reading “Spitalfields Music Team Update”

We won! Schumann Street is victorious at RPS Music Awards

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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”

Marsyas Trio asks ‘Why No Women Mozarts?’ in latest series with Spitalfields Music

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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”

Q&A with Greg Saunier

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With Spitalfields Music Festival 2017 just around the corner we’ve been catching up with the artists and ensembles involved to find out about what to expect at their performances and what inspires them to create. Here’s drummer and composer Greg Saunier talking about his involvement in the festival… How have you found working with … Continue reading “Q&A with Greg Saunier”