contemporary music

Moler: A Grinding Journey

Posted on 9 March 2015 by Jessica Kelly

Dr Arlene Sierra, internationally-renowned composer and Senior Lecturer at the School of Music, released her second portrait CD with Bridge Records in 2014. One of the works on the disc, Moler,  was commissioned and premiered by the Seattle Symphony and recently nominated for Best Contemporary Classical Composition in the Latin GRAMMY awards. You can listen
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Research in the media: Urban Birds

Posted on 13 March 2014 by Jessica Kelly

Dr Arlene Sierra appeared on the BBC Radio Wales Arts Show this week to discuss her new work – Urban Birds for three pianos with percussion and sampled birdsong – with presenter Nicola Heywood Thomas. The programme is currently available on BBC iPlayer: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b03xskms Urban Birds was commissioned by the INTER/actions Festival of Interactive Electronic Music,
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