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 are currently offering an exciting placement opportunity within our Learning & Participation team. The post, Learning and Participation Intern, offers an insight into the work we do across our year-round programme including work with early years and in schools, communities and with music leaders. This is a part-time post, flexible around work or study commitments. … Continue reading “Opportunities: Learning & Participation Internship Placement”
We’re delighted to announce our full 2017 festival line-up ahead of public booking opening on Monday 18 September!
Thanks to the generous support from Help Musicians UK’s National Grants Programme, we are currently offering 3 days of training for 20-25 emerging music leaders and musicians looking to develop facilitation skills in creative music making and workshop leading, and the chance to reflect and build on their practice. Sessions … Continue reading “Skills Lab Training 2017/18: Applications Open”
We are delighted to announce the appointment of Stephen Newbould as Interim Chief Executive, covering Eleanor Gussman’s maternity leave from September 2017. Stephen will oversee Spitalfields Music’s Learning & Participation programme and Spitalfields Festival 2017, working closely with festival Artistic Curator André de Ridder. Stephen served as the Artistic Director and … Continue reading “Spitalfields Music announce Stephen Newbould as Interim Chief Executive”
Open Call is a 3 year initiative to support music creators in laboratory-style commissions; offering opportunities to challenge compositional practice, explore working in new ways and provoke dialogue between composers, ideas and audiences. Part of our Artist Development strand, generously supported by Help Musicians UK’s National Grants Programme and PRS … Continue reading “Open Call 17/18 Applications now open!”
Spitalfields Music is recruiting a Producer for the Musical Rumpus project for a fixed term period from the end of October 2017 to 31 January 2018. The role will involve producing our award-winning interactive opera for very young children.
Our Open Call Works-in-Progress are now on sale! You can come and test scenes from Jackie Walduck’s opera The Migration Game, solving puzzles and clues as you negotiate the journey of migrants to London. Or take part in Ailís Ní Ríain’s intimate music theatre piece I used to feel exploring experiences … Continue reading “Open Call: Works-in-Progress On Sale”
We’re incredibly excited to announce the three successful artists for Open Call, an initiative to support three music creators in laboratory-style commissions: • Timothy Cape • Ailís Ní Ríain • Jackie Walduck We will work with them over the coming months to develop their project ideas which will be presented as … Continue reading “Open Call: artists announced”
Booking for this year’s Winter Festival has opened. We’re bringing early music stars The Sixteen and Solomon’s Knot to Shoreditch Town Hall and inviting you to a Shakespeare-inspired programme with superstar Mary Bevan in the church beneath which many of Shakespeare’s actor contemporaries are buried. For more contemporary culture lovers listen … Continue reading “General booking now open!”