Year-long traineeships with Spitalfields Music and LSO Discovery September 2018–July 2019 Applications are now open for Spitalfields Music Trainee Music Leaders Scheme 2018/19. Spitalfields Music and LSO Discovery are offering four London-based musicians the opportunity to take part in a year-long traineeship to develop skills in music leading. From September … Continue reading “Opportunities: Spitalfields Music Trainee Music Leaders Scheme 2018/19 – 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 Individual Giving, who … Continue reading “Opportunities: Development Manager (Individual Giving) for Spitalfields Music”
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”
We are delighted to announce Xana and Freya Wynn-Jones as the successful composers for Open Call, our initiative to support two music creators in laboratory-style commissions, generously supported by Help Musicians UK’s National Grants Programme and PRS for Music Foundation’s Open Fund. We will work with Xana and Freya over the next … Continue reading “Open Call 2017 Artists Announced”
Musical Rumpus, our award-winning opera created especially for babies and toddlers, heads to East London on tour this autumn. From late October, a reimagined Musical Rumpus: Fogonogo will travel to libraries and community venues across the East London boroughs of Barking & Dagenham, Newham and Tower Hamlets. Babies will be … Continue reading “Musical Rumpus Autumn Tour”
We’re delighted to announce our full 2017 festival line-up ahead of public booking opening on Monday 18 September!