Cambridge Summer Music Festival 2023

Young Composers Workshop

Thursday July 27, 11am

The Chapel, Churchill College

(By kind permission of the Master and Fellows of Churchill College)

In conjunction with Cambridge Youth Music

Members of The Phaedra Ensemble
Phillip Granell violin
George Sleightholme bass clarinet
Neil Georgeson 

Ewan Campbell Workshop leader

A chance to hear the work of up and coming young composers – and to gain an insight into composing techniques, including writing for particular instruments.

A number of compositions by young people aged 21 and under will be performed and workshopped by professional players from the Phaedra Ensemble, with each composer receiving individual feedback and advice from the players and from composer Ewan Campbell.

The Workshop will have two sessions:
It will end with a final performance of all the pieces at 4.30pm.

How to find Churchill College Chapel
Please use Churchill College Main Car park at the end of Churchill Road. Bike & car parking available. The Chapel is at the top of the Churchill fields.
Churchill College Map

Drop in when you like.
Free entry. Donations welcome.

“ My son was very moved to hear his piece being played by professional musicians. It’s an experience he will not forget. He learnt so much and is busy applying all the suggestions to his composition.” Participant in a previous composing workshop