Spitalfields Music are delighted to announce the launch of our new 2018 Festival. Following on from the successes of last year, we will be developing our vision for a 21st-Century music festival, building on the themes and values integral to our festival in 2017. This year’s festival will be led … Continue reading “Announcing the 2018 Spitalfields Music Festival!”
Are you a young person aged 11+? Do you enjoy making music and meeting new people? Soundbox is an all-ability inclusive music collective that brings together disabled and non-disabled musicians aged 11+ from East London and beyond to make and create music using a mixture of traditional instruments, music technology … Continue reading “Soundbox is recruiting – sign up!”
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”
Opportunities: Learning and Participation Internship Spitalfields Music is a creative charity based in East London. We bring artists, audiences and communities together to find, explore and share extraordinary music experiences in one of the most vibrant areas of London. Our work provides high quality, relevant and inclusive opportunities for people … Continue reading “Learning and Participation Internship”
Skills Lab: Practical training to develop skills and confidence in Creative Music Leading Thanks to the generous support from Help Musicians UK’s National Grants Programme and Thistle Trust, Spitalfields Music is offering 3 days of training for around 25 emerging music leaders and musicians looking to develop facilitation skills in … Continue reading “Applications now open for Skills Lab”
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.
Open Call As part of the Open Call program we are inviting expressions of interest for singers to take part in a new R&D project and vocal ensemble. Led by theatre and music maker Freya Wynn-Jones, we are looking to establish a new vocal company, telling stories using the power … Continue reading “Call Out For Vocal Artists: MotherDaughter”