ANNA APPLEBY, COMPOSER

News

TURNING POINT TV DOCUMENTARY:

 

Streetwise Opera, including Anna's work with them as a composer in residence, is featured in a TV documentary as part of US series 'Turning Point'. Watch it here.

 

 

HET BALLETORKEST 

 

Anna's Three Miniatures will be workshopped by Het Balletorkest and conductor Matthew Rowe, with mentorship from composer Tarik O'Regan, this October in Amsterdam. The workshop will explore different approaches to orchestration, with variations of each miniature being presented.

 

 

CITIZENS OF NOWHERE CHAMBER OPERA: 

 

Premiered on 12th August at Tête à Tête Opera Festival, RADA Studios. Photos by Claire Shovelton here. Video available here.

More information here and here.

Residencies

RAMBERT DANCE COMPANY: Anna is the 2016/17 Music Fellow with Rambert, generously supported by the PRS Foundation and the Harold Hyam Wingate Foundation.

 

STREETWISE OPERA 2016/17: Anna has been the Manchester composer in residence with Streetwise Opera. Find out more here.

 

SAGE GATESHEAD QUAY VOICES: Anna has been artist in residence with Quay Voices for their 2016/17 season.

Diary

6th JULY 2018: Premiere of CUE with Ensemble Klang, Rambert dancers and Dansox at St Hilda's College, Oxford.

 

5th OCTOBER 2017: Workshop of Three Miniatures with Het Balletorkest and Tarik O'Regan in Amsterdam.

 

16th SEPTEMBER 2017: Performance of The Windhover with the Hermes Experiment at Colourscape Music Festival, London.

 

15th SEPTEMBER 2017: Premiere with Carolyn Bolton and Mbulelo Ndabeni at NaY Triple Bill, Rich Mix, London

 

19th AUGUST 2017: Premiere with choreographer Carolyn Bolton and Mbulelo Ndabeni at Rambert River Stage

 

14-16th AUGUST 2017: Premiere with choreographer Julie Cunningham at The Southbank Centre

 

12th AUGUST 2017, 7pm: Citizens of Nowhere chamber opera at RADA Studios with choreographer Dane Hurst

 

30th JULY 2017, 8pm: Premiere with The Sunday Boys (male voice choir), Halle St Peter's, Manchester

 

7th JULY 2017, 12.30pm: Performance of The Windhover with the Hermes Experiment at the Southbank Centre New Music Biennial

 

16th JUNE 2017, 8.30pm: Premiere at Ignition Dance Festival with choreographer Dane Hurst

 

11th JUNE 2017, 2.30pm: Cohan Collective sharing at Rambert

 

MAY 2017: 'Trench Brothers' composition project with primary schools

 

27th APRIL 2017: Spotlight concert at RNCM, revised version of Citizens of Nowhere (a miniature chamber opera), performed by RNCM students 

 

11th APRIL 2017: Opera Hour at HOME, Manchester with Streetwise Opera (Kingdoms Come and Kingdoms Go)

 

2nd APRIL 2017: PRS Foundation Concert with Quay Voices at Jesmond URC, Newcastle Upon Tyne, Speak Out

 

9th MARCH 2017: Book launch concert with poet Rachel Mann, Manchester Cathedral, The Pilgrims at Luke Copse

 

4th MARCH 2017: RNCM Wind Ensemble at Didsbury Coffee Concert Series, Federalizing Zoo

 

FEBRUARY 2017: 'Positioning Ballet' Conference at Dutch National Ballet

 

JANUARY 2017: 'Rambert Connects' including workshop performance of The Windhover by the Hermes Experiment

 

DECEMBER 2016: Research and Development with Peter Leung, choreographer

 

NOVEMBER 2016: Premiere of Citizens of Nowhere

 

OCTOBER 2016: Appointed Music Fellow at RAMBERT for 2016/17

 

SEPTEMBER 2016: Workshops with Streetwise Opera, Manchester

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