Creating music for everyone & reflecting the beauty and challenges of our world today.

Watch & Listen

Watch and listen to Birmingham Contemporary Music Group's performances online.

Published:

Author: Amy Hoult

Support BCMG

Donate to Birmingham Contemporary Music Group. Help us create and perform contemporary music and engage with new generations of musicians through learning.

Published:

Author: Alex Walker

Target amount: £0.00

Amount raised: £35,998.24

150+

schools worked with

£325,000+

raised to support new music

400+

free out-of-school workshops provided to young people

Support our Latest Music Commissions

Our unique model of Sound Investment brings together donors passionate about music to support amazing new commissions in exchange for donor rewards.

Peter Eötvös

Re-opened and due for performance November 2024 at London's Wigmore Hall. Support the world premiere of the English speaking version of the late Peter Eötvös's 'Secret Kiss'.

Published:

Author: Alex Walker

Target amount: £4,000.00

Amount raised: £3,499.60

Ben Nobuto

Ben Nobuto is a British/Japanese composer, pianist and producer from Kent. His music explores themes of attention and fragmentation, often drawing from internet culture and popular idioms in a playful, ironic and surreal manner.

Published:

Author: Alex Walker

Target amount: £3,000.00

Amount raised: £168.00

Hollie Harding

A new work for Noh Reimagined New Music coming June 2024 by UK composer Hollie Harding.

Published:

Author: Alex Walker

Target amount: £3,000.00

Amount raised: £306.00

Blogs

  • Music Maze in Bloom Collab with National Trust

    Composer, Musician, and Sound Arts Duncan Chapman tells us about his experience working with Birmingham schools for our Music Maze in Bloom collab with National Trust! Read more

  • The Underside of Green with BCMG NEXT

    Anna Vaughan, Violinist for BCMG NEXT 22-23 gives us an insight on working with Rebbecca Saunder's piece The Underside of Green with 7 - 11-year-olds and learning this new piece from scratch. Read more

What's on

  • BCMG NEXT | Looking for a melody

    Our 23-24 NEXT cohort present contemporary repertoire classics, featuring the music of Harvey and Crumb. Read more

  • Music Maze

    Free, creative and fun music workshop for children aged 7-11. All welcome, whether you play a musical instrument or not. Read more