The Early Music Show
An exploration of early music, looking at early developments in musical performance and composition both in Britain and abroad
NCEM Young Composers Award 2015
The National Centre for Early Music and BBC Radio 3 are delighted to announce the 2015 NCEM Young Composers Award in partnership with Scotland's leading baroque ensemble, the internationally acclaimed Dunedin Consort. The Award was launched on the Early Music Show on Sunday 30 November 2014. This major national award is open to young composers resident in the UK and up to the age of 25, divided into two age categories: 18 years and under; and 19 to 25 years. Composers are invited to write a new piece for the Dunedin Consort which is directed by the award-winning conductor, organist, harpsichordist and scholar, John Butt. The winning works will be premiered by the Dunedin Consort in a public performance which will be recorded for broadcast on the Early Music Show.
Please use the link on this page to visit the NCEM website for further details.