Matthew Grouse

Matthew Grouse (b.1996) is a Glasgow-based composer who makes pieces involving acoustic instruments and voices, electronic music, video, text media and performance. His work is often concerned with human frailties and a search for the remarkable in the everyday. In 2018, Matthew was awarded the Dorico Award for Small/Medium Scale Work at the Scottish Awards for New Music Read More

Ensemble Offspring

Ensemble Offspring mix Scottish and Australian composers premièring a work by Matthew Whiteside and Kate Moore along with Jane Stanley ‘Four Dessert Flowers’, Thomas Meadowcroft ‘Medieval Rococo’ and Andrea Keller ‘Love in Solitude’. Ensemble Offspring Ensemble Offspring is Australia’s pre-eminent adventurous new music group, with a reputation for original programming at the highest level. Ensemble

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Claire McCue

Born in Glasgow, Claire originally gained a first class BSc(hons) in Maths Statistics & Management science before returning to her passion for music. With support from the Ian McGlashan trust fund, she completed a BA Applied Music, studying a range of subjects including piano, trombone and composition, and playing in the university orchestra and Big Read More

The New Antonine Brass Quintet

Siobhan Dyson has obtained her BMus (Hons) degree in composition at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland. She is now in her second year of her Masters degree at the same university, studying with composer, Dr. Oliver Searle. Born in Macclesfield, she developed a passion for composing when her grandfather gave her a keyboard where she

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Duo Van Vliet

Duo Van Vliet première a new piece by Linda Buckley (commissioned by The night With…) along with music from their Lachrymae Revisited album.  Debut album with Orchid Classics, Lachrymae ReVisited , is available on iTunes, Amazon, Spotify, Presto Classical, and others. Duo van Vliet are an accordion and viola duo, comprising Rafał Łuc (accordion) and Ian

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Samuel Beagles

2016 - Fractured Smile solo alto flute premièred by Carla Rees Soundcloud Read More

Ensemble 1604

Ensemble 1604 Formed in 2019, we began our collaboration working on a new work by Timothy Cooper composed for Rory McCleery (counter-tenor), László Rózsa (recorders), Lucia Cappelar (baroque cello) and Alex McCartney and electronics commissioned by Matthew Whiteside’s The Night With… As group we explore the contemporary performance of early music with a historical sensibility.

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Linda Buckley

Linda Buckley is an Irish composer/performer based in Glasgow who has written extensively for orchestra (RTE National Symphony Orchestra, BBC Symphony Orchestra), and has a particular interest in merging her classical training with the worlds of post punk, folk and ambient electronica. Her work has been described as “fantastically brutal, reminiscent of the glitch music Read More

Juice Vocal Ensemble

juice (‘The 21st century’s answer to the Swingles or the King’s Singers’ The Times) are at the forefront of the UK’s experimental/classical scene, performing new vocal music which draws on classical, world music, jazz, folk, pop, improvisation and theatre. They have featured on BBC Radio 4’s Woman’s Hour, BBC Radio 3 and Classic FM. They have performed at London’s

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