For the first time, Nonclassical will be presented in collaboration with alt-classical events across the globe, and – and streamed live across the internet. Audiences will get a glimpse of the diverse alt-classical scenes from all corners of the globe in 2014. Plus Nonclassical, along with our Global Partners are running a composition competition – we’ve asked people to compose a new work for an intercontinental ensemble linked by live global streaming. performed by artists from all our global partners. The competition is now closed.
Live London performances from: Thomas Gould, Juice Vocal Ensemble, Tempest Flute Trio + Nonclassical DJs. and performances via video link up from our Global partners including ÁguaForte, with the Strange Music Festival in Sao Paolo, Canadian Music Centre (Y-night (Switzerland), Nonclassical New York (NYC). Plus intercontinental live performances of competition winning compositions, scored for a unique ensemble spanning the five cities that are hosting the event.
The challenges facing ambitious performers and composers have never been greater. This event aims to lift the lid on the myths and mysteries of professional music with a view to empowering and inspiring performers and composers across all musical genres.
Special guests include: Ben Baker, James Brown (Hazard Chase), Ivan Hewett, Richard Morrison, Richard Paine (Faber Music), Michelle Wright (Cause4), Vanessa Reed (PRS Music Foundation)
with performances from Juice Vocal Ensemble and cellist Gabriella Swallow.