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Training the next generation of contemporary music performance professionals, in partnership with Royal Birmingham Conservatoire.

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170+

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performances around the world

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Latest Music Commissions

George Lewis

A new Sound Investment commission from American composer and trombonist George Lewis whose innovative work in contemporary electronic and computer music, computer-based multimedia installations, and notated and improvisative forms is documented on more than 150 recordings.

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Author: Alex Walker

Target amount: £5,000.00

Amount raised: £1,094.00

Melinda Maxwell

Composer Melinda Maxwell's new Sound Investment commission for Birmingham Contemporary Music Group will explore the space between jazz, new music, improvising and composing, and will feature 'lost' instruments from the ancient world.

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Author: Alex Walker

Target amount: £4,000.00

Amount raised: £1,213.00

Julian Anderson

Julian Anderson's Sound Investment for Birmingham Contemporary Music Group will be a song, part of a larger cycle including a commission from our Artistic Director Stephan Meier's Das Neue Ensemble.

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Author: Alex Walker

Target amount: £4,000.00

Amount raised: £1,432.40

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  • ECHOES | BCMG NEXT @CENTRALA

    Join Birmingham Contemporary Music Group's NEXT musicians in an exciting performance full of beautiful sounds at Centrala in Digbeth this December. Read more

  • Hayagriva Digital Premiere

    Open an early Christmas Present with Birmingham Contemporary Music Group and watch the first ever video recording of Param Vir’s Hayagriva by in our very special digital premiere. Grab a hot chocolate, and watch live and chat with BCMG and audiences all over the world, from the warmth of your home. Read more