LSO Jerwood Composer+

LSO Jerwood Composer+ is a new programme that supports early career composers in programming, planning and delivering chamber-scale concerts in the Jerwood Hall at LSO St Luke’s, including work of their own developed through the programme.

The programme provides:
-The opportunity to plan and deliver showcase concerts at LSO St Luke’s, giving participating composers creative freedom to explore classical and/or cross-genre collaborations and unconventional concert formats and timings to appeal to target audiences
-Support in developing showcase concerts through a bespoke programme of mentoring from key LSO staff, to build skills and experience in programming, event planning, budgeting, marketing, fundraising and evaluation
-Access to LSO composition workshops and masterclasses with established composers and LSO musicians
-Access to the facilities at LSO St Luke’s
mentoring from an established external music sector professional, such as a composition teacher, festival promoter, or media specialist
-A £4,000 bursary and reasonable travel expenses for those living outside of London
-A total fixed budget per composer of £10,000 for both events, managed by the LSO

18 Jul 2018