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Composition: Wales

Composition: Wales 2017

Open Workshops

Monday 30/1/17
10am-1pm, 2-5pm

Thursday 2/3/17
2-5pm, 6-9pm

Friday 3/3/17

Culmination Concert
Friday 3/3/17

The chosen pieces for Composition Wales 2017 are:

Max Charles Davies Tiny Symphony
Ben Heneghan
Adrian Hull
Horpinem for Symphony Orchestra
Anselm McDonnell
The Pearl – Movement IV
Carlijn Metselaar
Nicholas Olsen
A Shade or Two Darker
Daniel Soley
Do Not Go Gentle
Lawrence Whitehead
Mare Vergivium: on the Celtic Sea

BRIEF: The perfect concert opener or an encore for a BBC National Orchestra of Wales concert, such as St David’s Day or an international tour.

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This project forms part of the learning activity of the BBC National Orchestra of Wales, showcasing works by composers in Wales worthy of wider exposure. It is organised in collaboration with Composers of Wales, Tŷ Cerdd and Welsh Music Guild.

How to Apply

Applications are now closed for Composition Wales 2017. For further information about Composition Wales, please email

Get in touch

  • Tel: 0800 052 1812
  • Fax: 0292 055 9721
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