The only festival of its kind, offering a unique opportunity to hear many moving new works and meet famous composers from all over the world!CONCERTS - WORKSHOPS - TALKS - WORLD PREMIERES - OPEN REHEARSALS - MEET FILM COMPOSERS CD SIGNINGS - NETWORKING - DISCUSSIONS - INTERNATIONAL SOLOISTS & SONGWRITERSTOP CLASS CONDUCTORS, SINGERS & CHOIRS and much more!
'WE HAD THE UNIQUE OPPORTUNITY TO HEAR WORKS RECENTLY CREATED BY SOME PRODIGIOUS TALENTED COMPOSERS AND PERFORMED BY EQUALLY TALENTED MUSICIANS!' [Antony Mair, Hastings Only Times, Sept 2013]‘A KIND OF ANTIDOTE TO PLACES SUCH AS HUDDERSFIELD’ [Petroc Trelawny, BBC 3]
Inaugural Concert (24.8.2012). Photo shows some of the attending composers whose works were performed or premiered. They include (from left to right): Simon Proctor (far left), Polo Piatti, Nobuya Monta, Peter Byrom-Smith, Patrick Hawes and Kevin Riley. The London Gala Orchestra (on stage) was conducted by Stephen Ellery (UK) and Aleksandras Simelis from Lithuania. Photo: Peter Mould