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Conferment and talk for Mansfield Lecture Series
FRIDAY 6 FEBRUARY 2015 5:00pm
The ceremony for Errollyn Wallen's Honorary Fellowship will take place at 5pm. Principal, Baroness Helena Kennedy, QC, will say a few words of welcome, followed by a citation and presentation to Errollyn Wallen of her certificate followed by a talk by Errollyn lasting 35-40 minutes which is followed by a question and answer session. Baroness Helena Kennedy is the convenor.
The Junior Common Room, Mansfield College
Mansfield Road
Oxford 0X1 3TF
United Kingdom
Young Composers Meeting
22-27 FEBRUARY 2015
YCM
The 21th Young Composers Meeting Podium Gigant Apeldoorn from February 22 February 27 2015. Seniors Martijn Padding, Richard Ayres, Cathy van Eck and Errollyn Wallen, vocal coach Gerda van Zelm and chaired by Louis Andriessen.

The YCM is organized by orkest de ereprijs in collaboration with the International Gaudeamus Muziekweek (Composition Competition) in co-operation with Podium Gigant. The intention of the Meeting is to give young composers (max. age 30 years) the opportunity to exchange ideas about contemporary music and at the same time being part of the learning process of composing with an ensemble at hand. Requirements for participation of the Young Composers meeting 2015 are:
Crossing the Borders 2
TUESDAY 24 FEBRUARY 2015 7:30pm
Are You Worried About the Rising Cost of Funerals?
Concert also including the music of Adriessen and Joe Cutler
Cardiff University Concert Hall
Corbett Road
Cardiff SE10 9DW
United KingdomCF10 3EB
OTHER MINDS FESTIVAL
FRIDAY 6 MARCH 2015
The Errollyn Wallen Songbook
Errollyn Wallen has been invited back to The Other Minds Festival in San Francisco for a performance of her celebrated songs.
Errollyn will be sharing the stage with Laurie Anderson, Meredith Monk and John Luther Adams, amongst others.
SF Jazz Centre
201 Franklin Street
San Francisco CA 94102
USA
+1 866 920 5299
OTHER MINDS FESTIVAL
SATURDAY 7 MARCH 2015
The Errollyn Wallen Songbook
Errollyn Wallen has been invited back to The Other Minds Festival in San Francisco for a performance of her celebrated songs.
Errollyn will be sharing the stage with Laurie Anderson, Meredith Monk and John Luther Adams, amongst others.
SF Jazz Centre
201 Franklin Street
San Francisco CA 94102
USA
+1 866 920 5299
WORLD PREMIERE
SUNDAY 30 AUGUST 2015
Hawks and Horses (text by William Shakespeare)
World Premiere of Hawks and Horses (William Shakespeare) for Peterborough Male Voice Choir, Peterborough Women's Choir, Peterborough Youth Choir, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, conducted by Will Prideaux
St. Johns' Smith Square
Smith Square
London SW1P 3HA
United Kingdom
020 7222 1061
Hawks and Horses
SUNDAY 6 SEPTEMBER 2015
Hawks and Horses (text by William Shakespeare)
Second performance at Broadway theatre, Peterborough, of Hawks and Horses by Peterborough Sings, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, conducted by Will Prideaux
NMC RELEASE OF ARE YOU WORRIED ABOUT THE RISING COST OF FUNERALS TRAILER OF CAUTIONARY TALES the opera from Latitude HONORARY FELLOWSHIP OF MANSFIELD COLLEGE, OXFORD
The recent performance by Mr McFall's Strings with Susan Hamilton (soprano) of Are You Worried About the Rising Cost of Funerals as part of PRSF/Southbank New Music Biennial 2014 is now available for download from NMC, Amazon and iTunes. A new production of Cautionary Tales, the opera, went to Latitude festival July 20th. See the trailer here.

Errollyn is now working on her fourteenth opera, Sabina Spielrein, libretto by David Pountney, which will be workshopped with CCO in NYC in December.
Errollyn Wallen has been elected Honorary Fellow of Mansfield College, Oxford, in recognition of her distinguished contribution to scholarship in the field of contemporary British music and her exceptional achievements as a composer. Conferment will take place on Feb. 6th 2015 followed by a talk by Errollyn.
BUY FOR 89p> Cautionary Tales at Latitude> Listen to Errollyn in a recent interview>