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C:T talks to leading contemporary music violinist Darragh Morgan

In a new article, posted in the CT forum , The pianist and composer, Stephen Beville, reflects on what he sees as the wilful indifference to Luigi Nono's music in the UK.

C:T talks to Colin Matthews, 60 this year and unquestionably one of the leading composers of his generation. He is also a tireless promoter of new music, both through the record label NMC which he founded, as administrator of the Holst Foundation, Chairman of the Britten Estate, and trustee of the Britten-Pears Foundation

We've introduced a new reviews section to the site, where members can post reviews of live concerts they've attended.

To post a review simply hit the Post New Review button at the top of the page, select the date of your concert and hit Go. If the concert is already listed in our concert listings database it will come up and you can simply click on it to start reviewing it. Otherwise follow the instructions on screen to add the concert details.

You can also go in via the concert listings pages by clicking 'review this concert' next to the appropriate listing.

C:T talks to American-based 'Quey' percussion Duo, who are currently looking for composers to increase their repertoire.

CT talks to Erik Carlson from the New York Miniaturist Ensemble, a group that only plays music with 100 notes or fewer.

After our recent collaborations we're delighted that NMC have kindly offered an exclusive deal to CompositionToday visitors - mention Composition Today when you order a CD via their website and receive a free copy of their excellent sampler New Stock.

C:T talks to label NMC, a unique record label specializing in British Contemporary Music.

We're in the process of improving our composers database in a number of ways, and one of those is the addition today of NMC recordings by a number of artists (see for example Birtwistle or Finnissy. We're going to be adding sample clips as well (this page is one of the first) so you can browse the database for interesting new works.

We'd like to add other modern recordings, so if you happen to own a record company, get in touch!

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CT talks to Maarten Beirens, artistic director of the Transit Festival
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