Miranda Heggie Project Manager: NEXT [email protected] Miranda is Project Manager for NEXT, a new, innovative program of study to support early career musicians who want to dedicate their professional career to contemporary music. Having moved to Birmingham from Scotland, she previously worked for the Edinburgh International Festival, and, before that, the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland in Glasgow. Miranda also works as a freelance music critic and contributes to The Herald (Scotland), The List and The Arts Desk. Miranda read music at the University of Edinburgh and studied voice with Susan Hamilton. Outside of work, she continues to enjoy singing, as well as reading, cooking, yoga and swimming.