'The imagery sparkles… mercuriality adrift in a house of mirrors' Folio 2001

LATEST NEWS

November 2018

My Hazara People in the Orchestra of St. Johns 50th Anniversary Concert

November 2018

Katherine Clarke premieres Cantare et trepidare for singing violist

November 2018

Shadows: Six Portraits of William Baines in Eccleshall

October 2018

Divine Art/Metier CD Release including Owl of the Hazels

September 2018

Afghanistan’s Ensemble Zohra perform Sapida-dam-Nau in Lisbon

September 2018

Peter Sheppard Skaerved performs Gallery in Vermont

September 2018

Coretta at St. George’s, Brandon Hill

September 2018

Duncan Honeybourne premieres ‘on a name’ in Sherborne

August 2018

Easter Zunday at Late Music York

July 2018

Sadie Harrison appointed as Sound World Chair of the Board

June 2018

NMSW & Coretta Best in Shaftesbury Fringe

June 2018

Peter Sheppard Skaerved performs Bavad Khair Baqi!

June 2018

Josie Jobbins performs Josie’s Piece in RAM final degree recital

June 2018

NMSW Trio perform Coretta at Shaftesbury Fringe Festival

June 2018

Aurea Luce at Bryanston School, Dorset

June 2018

Premiere of Mimih’s First Song at Bei Wu Sculpturepark, Wesenberg

June 2018

My Hazara People - commission from the Orchestra of St. Johns

May 2018

Ballare Una Passacaglia di Ombre at St. Brides, Fleet Street

May 2018

Peter Shepherd Skaerved performs Gallery at Craft Factory, London

May 2018

SQUISH! in Mother’s Day concert - Avon, Connecticut

April 2018

The Oldest Song in the World in Violas un-Caged, USA

April 2018

‘when love kept time’ performed at Rivers School Conservatory, USA

April 2018

Duncan Honeybourne performs Six Portraits of William Baines in Gillingham

April 2018

Ian Pace at 50: premiere of ‘gentle’

April 2018

Duncan Honeybourne performs Shadows: Six Portraits of William Baines in Gillingham

April 2018

Dr. K. Sextet perform Bell Music for St. Casimir for Oxford Chamber Music Society

April 2018

SQUISH! (King Kong’s Love Song) at Women Composers Festival Hartford, USA

April 2018

Premiere of Molto Viola! at Women Composers Festival Hartford, USA

March 2018

International Piano Magazine review of Return of the Nightingales CD

March 2018

Excellent reviews of Aurea Luce on Divine Art

March 2018

Premiere of Seven Angels in Luneberg, Germany (Linder-Dewan/Vogelsänger)

March 2018

Hard Rain perform No Title Required on International Women’s Day Belfast

March 2018

Premiere of Knjiga Pjesama in Granada, Spain (Kakarigi/López-Montes)

February 2018

Excellent reviews of Return of the Nightingales CD

February 2018

Review of Late Music York Concerts in Musical Opinion Quarterly

February 2018

Premiere of The Oldest Song in the World in Connecticut, USA

February 2018

Gulistan-e Nur at Eastern Connecticut State University, USA

February 2018

Premiere of NMSW Commission Coretta in Bristol and Bath

December 2017

The Rosegarden of Light on documentary soundtrack ‘Laila at the Bridge’

December 2017

Excellent reviews for As-salāmu ‘alaykum Bethlehem on Prima Facie

December 2017

World premiere of Tarab with Sheppard-Skaerved and Trandilovski

December 2017

Prima Facie CD Launch (As-salāmu ʿalaykum Bethlehem)

November 2017

Mitchell/Szram record Owl of the Hazels for Divine Art/Métier

November 2017

Duncan Honeybourne performs Lunae at St. James, Piccadilly

November 2017

Prima Facie CD release Return of the Nightingales

October 2017

UYMP publishes new works

October 2017

Aurea Luce broadcast on The Violin Channel with CD Launch

October 2017

Australian premiere of ‘with what do winter’s summers sing?’

October 2017

Divine Art / Metier CD Launch with Aurea Luce

September 2017

Rainbow’s End premiered in Shaftesbury by Daisy Booth

September 2017

The Rosegarden of Light on King of Kabura film soundtrack

September 2017

The Rosegarden of Light at Woman XXI International Conference in Portugal

September 2017

Aurea Luce at ‘Women’s Work in Music’ Conference

August 2017

Second visit to Bei Wu Wesenberg as Composer-in-Residence

August 2017

Three Jennys on ABRSM Syllabus 2018-21

August 2017

Kate Ledger premieres Hidden Ceremonies 1 at Late Music York

September 2017

Diana Mathews performs Allah hu! at St. John’s, Wimbledon

September 2017

Bingham Quartet give world premiere of Geda’s Weavings at Late Music York

July 2017

Karen Wimhurst at Shaftesbury Fringe Festival

June 2017

The PRSF Composers’ Fund award for Bei Wu Residency, Berlin

June 2017

As-salāmu ʿalaykum Bethlehem recording for Prima Facie

June 2017

Gulistan-e Nur featured on Australian documentary soundtrack

June 2017

Katherine Clarke performs Three Dances for Diana Nemorensis 

June 2017

Premiere of ‘mimih’ at Kunstler Bei Wu Sculpture Park, Wessenberg

May 2017

SQUISH! at Greater Hartford Arts Council Panel Discussion

May 2017

Peter Sheppard Skaerved in Moretonhampstead Church & on TEDxBergen

May 2017

Lecture at Florida State University Centre, London

May 2017

Goldfield Ensemble Celebrate Nicola Lefanu’s 70th Birthday

April 2017

…ballare una passacaglia di ombre…on Lefanu’s BBC3 Composer of the Week

April 2017

Madeleine Mitchell and Nigel Clayton record Aurea Luce for Divine Art 

April 2017

Gallery in the Arctic and Baltimore

April 2017

Extracts from The Rosegarden of Light on Channel 4 News

April 2017

Recording solo piano disc for Prima Facie

April 2017

Squish! at Columbia University, New York

March 2017

Dr K. Sextet performs Bell Music for St. Casimir at Late Music York

March 2017

BBC Radio 3 broadcast of Gulistan-e Nur: The Rosegarden of Light

March 2017

Squish! at Big Red for the Arts Gala, Infinity Theater, Hartford

March 2017

Contributor to PRSF Women Make Music Evaluation 2011-2016

March 2017

Squish! Three performances with students from the American uDeaf School in Connecticut

January 2017

NMSW ‘Angela Carter’ Commission at the Royal West of England Academy

January 2017

Afghanistan’s first women conductors lead performances from Gulistan-e Nur

January 2017

Premiere of Sapida-Dam-Nau at the World Economic Forum, Switzerland with performances in Geneva, Zurich, Berlin and Weimar

Sadie was born in 1965 in Adelaide, Australia.

Now based in Dorset, she works as a freelance composer across the UK and abroad. Her music has been performed internationally by some of the world’s top musicians with numerous radio and television broadcasts. Several CDs of her music (NMC, METIER, Sargasso, Toccata Classics, BML, Cadenza, Clarinet Classics, Prima Facie) have been released to critical acclaim. Her works are published by UYMP, ABRSM and Recital Music.

Sadie is currently Composer-in-Residence with the American ensemble Cuatro Puntos and the first Composer-in-Residence with the Keunstler Bei Wu Sculpture Park, Wessenberg, Germany, a post supported by an Arts Council England International Development Grant and a PRSF Composers’ Fund award.

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Sadie Harrison on the British Music Collection

Arts Council

Composers' Fund

Sadie Harrison is supported by PRS Foundation’s Composers’ Fund, a new opportunity for classical composers with a strong track record, supported by the Esmée Fairbairn Foundation