Sun, 25 Apr | This Festival is to be held on Zoom

MRF Festival of contemporary Music

New works by young composers, on the concept of DISTANCE.
Registration is Closed
MRF Festival of contemporary Music

Time & Location

25 Apr, 10:00 – 15:00
This Festival is to be held on Zoom

About the Event

COVID-19 has impacted all our lives. MRF's support for young composers has been designed to go ahead NO MATTER WHAT, moving on-line for the first time. 

Festival 2021 features: 

  • 3 premieres for Saxophones & Electronics, by MRF award-holders and composer-mentors, with Sam Bullard - saxophones. 
  • 7 premieres by MRF Alumni, written for combinations of instruments within the Composer Collective: violin, viola, bass clarinet, trombones, piano & voice. 
  • Judith Weir CBE, MRF Patron, in conversation with the composers.

MRF award-holders are: Samby Anderson & Pernille Faye.

Composer-mentors are: Alison Willis and Simon Speare

Alumni composer-performers are: Freddie Hodkin, Catherine Upfold, Sam Carr, Owen Russell, Ellen Drewe,

Joel Knee and Jack Robinson.

The photo is a screen shot from the Starting Points Workshop, Feb. 7th '21. 

Join us on April 25th!

  • Full price
  • Student in full-time education

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