The UYMP office is operating with very limited hours while staff are on furlough. You can still obtain music from our catalogue in the usual way, from Musicroom.com, and hire from our agent Wise Music Classical. Please contact UYMP composers directly, via their own websites, if you have any queries.

Saxton anthem sung at Exeter College evensong

Evensong at Exeter College, Oxford, on Friday 4th June, honoured renowned UYMP composer Professor Robert Saxton, who has been Professor of Composition in the Faculty of Music/Tutorial Fellow in Music at Worcester College since 1999. Saxton's beautiful choral work Our Father, whose creative will was given a ‘very fine, distanced rendition’ by Exeter College Choir, who sang through masks and were conducted by the talented Christopher Holman. 

UYMP 'Caesura' composer blog

UYMP is very excited to announce the launch of a new blog series entitled 'Caesura'. Over the next few weeks we will begin to share reflections written by our composers on their experiences over the last year, including the challenges they have faced and the projects they have undertaken.  Watch this space for the first blog, to be published soon!

Hilda Paredes Selected for Wigmore Hall Lockdown Commissions Scheme

In exciting news, Hilda Paredes is one of sixteen composers selected by Wigmore Hall, as part of their Lockdown Commissions Scheme. This is the largest ever one-off commissioning scheme in the history of the hall, completing its 120th anniversary celebrations.

2021
June
15 June 2021

Jake Arditti, counter-tenor and the Arditti Quartet

Time
7:30 PM
Location
Hans Huber Saal, Stadtcasinos. Basel, Switzerland
Featuring
Hilda Paredes

Canciones lunáticas

Hilda Paredes

17 June 2021

Worcester College Chapel Choir, directed by Stephen Darlington

Time
6:00 PM
Location
Worcester College Chapel, Worcester College, Walton St., Oxford, OX1 2HB
Featuring
18 June 2021

Rolf Hind, at York Concerts - Nature, lockdown and dreams of travel

Time
7:00 PM
Location
York Concerts online
Featuring
Sadie Harrison

Barkarolle

Sadie Harrison

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