Recent Sound World and NMSW commissions alongside some of the best entrants to our annual search for the best young composers, the Sound World Young Composers’ Prize.


For Boola was the final piece commissioned by Sound World to celebrate the life and work of Martin Luther King. Performed in a series of concerts in 2019 alongside Sadie Harrison’s “Coretta” and Hannah Kendall’s “Processional”.
Tomáš Klement performing one of our commissions celebrating the life and work of Martin Luther King. Hannah Kendall’s poignant and atmospheric Processional was inspired by, and named after, Norman Lewis’ abstract artwork representing the historic 1965 Selma to Montgomery March.
Following performances in Bristol, Bath and Shaftesbury, Sadie’s beautiful tribute to Coretta King returned to Bristol when it was played at St. George’s on Sunday 23rd Sept. 2018.

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