PRS Foundation has announced the eight UK and Ireland-based organisations, music groups and composers that will receive funding through 2018’s Beyond Borders programme.
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Clarinettist John Slack has worked with some of the UK’s leading orchestras and is a founding member of the Berkeley Ensemble. Here, he reveals the songs that have shaped him.
The fast-rising composer is lining up for a huge 2018, with a coveted place on PRS for Music and Berkeley Ensemble's inaugural Accelerate programme already secured...
The eight composers will develop new works over the next 11 months, culminating in a special concert in November performed by the Berkeley Ensemble (pictured).
Samuel Wesley Lewis has won the top award in the New Cobbett Prize for Composition with his work Sequenza for string quintet with bass.
British composer Michael Berkeley will head up a series of public masterclasses as part of the New Cobbett Prize competition.