The UK’s largest international festival of new and experimental music
hcmf// 2017 : Friday 17 – Sunday 26 November 2017
hcmf// is an annual, international festival of contemporary and new music, taking place over 10 days and consisting of approximately 50 events – including concerts, music-theatre, dance, multi-media, talks and film – with a related Learning and Participation programme devised and implemented to reflect the artistic programme and respond to regional need.
hcmf// aims to provide life-changing and unique artistic experiences to as wide an audience as possible; to be an international platform for new music and related contemporary art forms in Britain; to enthuse existing audiences and draw in new ones through adventurous programming and informed, stylish presentation, and to be an active cultural partner within the region.
Vacancy: Marketing & Development Assistant
hcmf// is inviting applications from outstanding, ambitious individuals for the role of Marketing & Development Assistant.
Residency for New Music / Québec – UK Exchange
hcmf// and Le Vivier Montréal, in collaboration with British Council and Ministère des Relations Internationales du Québec, are offering a one month residency for a composer-performer.
Latest news & features
Marketing & Development Assistant Salary £15,000 per annum (pro rata) Part time (17.5 hours per week) Based in Huddersfield, West Yorkshire 2 year fixed term contract hcmf// is inviting applications from outstanding, ambitious individuals [...]
We are delighted that Rebecca Saunders has been announced as the winner of the RPS award for Chamber-Scale composition for her latest work and hcmf// co-commission Skin. The piece received its UK Premiere at [...]
Two composers closely associated with hcmf// – Liza Lim and Rebecca Saunders – dominate the shortlist for Chamber-Scale Compositions in this year’s RPS Music Awards. Australian composer Liza Lim, who is Professor of Composition [...]
Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festival
Festival Office +44 (0) 1484 472900 | Tickets +44 (0) 1484 430528
Room CAM1/10, University of Huddersfield,
Huddersfield, HD1 3DH