Sun30Jul2017Sat05Aug2017The Purcell School
Sound and Music Summer School for Young Composers
Wed09Aug20176:30 pmLewis Cubitt Square, King's Cross, London
Tete-a-Tete Presents: Juice Vocal Ensemble with Roshi feat. Pars Radio
An unusual three-part a cappella meets Roshi’s Welsh-Iranian torch songs and electronica from Pars Radio. Juice Vocal Ensemble mix classical, folk, pop and improvisation, including a unique take on a pop song or two! Roshi’s experimental folk-pop explores themes including her Iranian heritage and London life, with vocal effects, loops, field recordings and atmospheres.
Mon14Aug201710.45AM - 4PMImperial College Union, London
BBC Proms Inspire Day
The BBC Proms Inspire scheme is for budding composers aged 12 to 18 who want to create their own music. The scheme provides you with a friendly environment to share ideas, participate in workshops, meet other young composers and develop your musical creativity. Best of all, it's free!
This year’s Inspire Day will bring together young composers from across the UK to take part in a range of workshops and activities, including:
• Opening workshop with composers and Inspire Competition judges Kerry Andrew and Fraser Trainer
• Speed-mentoring with Inspire Ambassadors
• Q&A with a panel of professional composers
Participants can also choose between:
• Film music composition with Michael Price
• Vocal composition with Juice ensemble
• Collaborative composition with Fraser Trainer
This event is open to 12-18 year olds (parents/guardians do not need to accompany). Priority booking will be offered to Inspire Competition entrants on Tuesday 6 June and any remaining places will become available on the BBC Proms website at 9am on Friday 9 June. Please be aware places are limited and will be offered on a first-come first-served basis.
Tue10Oct20177:00 pmPerformance Space, College Building City, University of London, St John Street, London, EC1V 4PB
Merdith Monk 75th Birthday Tribute Concert
The imaginative vocal trio, Juice present a tribute to the creative achievements of composer-vocalist-choreographer Meredith Monk, whose 75th birthday is this year.
Alongside performances of Monk’s unique music for unaccompanied voices, Juice will be premiering new pieces inspired by her work. Please see the link below for details.