Classical

Playlist: WildKat

This week’s playlist come courtesy of WildKat, a creative agency for culture and music as they celebrate a year of expansion and the host of great artist they have worked with. Dig in…

Interview: Robin Richards

‘There are no boundaries and there are no limits to what you can create with this art form’: composer and multi-instrumentalist Robin Richards branches out from his work with Dutch Uncles.   

Interview: Philip Herbert

‘Music is becoming a cultural preserve that is gradually only becoming accessible to those who are from wealthy backgrounds. This is a huge concern for future generations’: composer Philip Herbert talks about the future of classical music.

Interview: Christopher Gunning

‘Be practical; don’t be snobbish about media music, and don’t delay that symphony until you’re too old and frail to have the energy to actually do it!’: Christopher Gunning doles out some sage advice to emerging composers.

Interview: Matthew Whiteside

‘There is a lot going on at the edges of the classical world, but a lot of the mainstream still feels quite backward looking’: Composer Matthew Whiteside discusses his latest album and more.

JAM opens annual call for music

Calling all composers – submit music for choir, brass quintet and/or organ for the possibility to feature in JAM’s 2020 launch concert in London.