Events

Upcoming Events
28 Mar 2017 Bfs Musik Mittelfranken I dared say it to the sky performed by Max Gaertner (Percussion) & Maren Schweir (Soprano) 20:00 (BST+1) Konzertsaal der Bfs-Musik; Dineksbühl; Germany Tickets
18-25 Apr 2017 Sound and Music: Embedded with Composers' Kitchen Fragments of a NEW WORK will be workshopped with Quatuor Bozzini Montréal (Canada) Closed workshop
25 Apr 2017 Sound and Music: Embedded with Composers' Kitchen Fragments of a NEW WORK will be performed in public presentation with Quatuor Bozzini Montréal (Canada) Tickets
12 May 2017 Tenso Days Mechelen 2017 Reminiscénce to be workshopped by the Estonian Philharmonic Chamber Choir as part of TYCW 2016-17 10:00 (BST+1) Cultuurcentrum Mechelen (Belgium) Tickets
14 May 2017 Tenso Days Mechelen 2017 Reminiscénce to be workshopped by the Estonian Philharmonic Chamber Choir as part of TYCW 2016-17 13:30 (BST+1) Cultuurcentrum Mechelen (Belgium) Tickets
Jun 2017 ManiFeste 2017 mind the gap to be read by Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio France (cond. Pierre-André Valade) Paris (France) Closed workshop
Oct 2017 soundfestival NEW WORK will be premiered by Quatuor Bozzini; a culmination of Sound and Music's Embedded: Composers' Kitchen Woodend Barn; Banchory (UK)

Past Events



26 Mar 2017 Archipel Festival 2017 Performance of Is there no seeker of dreams that were? by Ose ! Orchestre Symphonique 17:00 (GMT+1) Alhambra; Geneva (Switzerland)
26 Mar 2017 Archipel Festival 2017 Public presentation of Is there no seeker of dreams that were? alongside fellow Archipel Ose ! Academy composers 10:30 (GMT+1) Alhambra; Geneva (Switzerland)
18 Feb 2017 Bangor Music Festival 2017 of lines and traces (WP) by Fidelio Trio 19:30 (GMT) Pontio Arts Centre; Bangor (UK)
18 Feb 2017 Bangor Music Festival 2017 Pre-Concert Talk 18:00 (GMT) Pontio Arts Centre; Bangor (UK)
Jan – Feb 2017 Bangor Music Festival 2017 Series of educational composition workshops with North Wales schoolchildren Bangor (UK)
25-26 Nov 2016 TENSO Days Amsterdam 2016 Reminiscénce (SMATBB unaccompanied choir) by Ensemble Aedes (cond. James Woods). Workshopped as part of TYCW 2016/17) 10:00-13:00 (GMT+1): Muziekgebouw aan 't IJ; Amsterdam (Netherlands) Ticketed workshop
19 Jun 2016 BBC Radio Cymru Broadcast of Is there no seeker of dreams that were? by the BBC National Orchestra of Wales 14:00 (GMT) 'Cyfansoddwyr benywaidd o Gymru'
12 Jun 2016 Cheltenham Music Festival 2016 Extracts from I have observed the most distant planet to have a triple form (WP) for Piano 4-Hands by Mantras Piano Duo 15:30 (GMT): Parabola Arts Centre; Cheltenham (UK)
23 Apr 2016 Heidelberg Music Festival 2016 Of Coal and Stars (WP) for string trio 16:15 (GMT+1): Kongresshaus Stadthalle Heidelberg; Heidelberg (Germany)
09 Apr 2016 Heidelberg Music Festival 2016 I dared say it to the Sky (WP) performed by Sarah Maria Sun (soprano) and Johannes Fischer (percussion) 19:30 (GMT+1): Halle 02; Heidelberg (Germany)
08 Mar 2016 BBC Radio 3 Broadcast of Is there no seeker of dreams that were? by the BBC National Orchestra of Wales 14:00 (GMT) Celebrating Women Composers
04 Mar 2016 Bangor Music Festival 2016 Is there no seeker of dreams that were? (WP) by the BBC National Orchestra of Wales 19:30 (GMT): Prichard-Jones Hall; Bangor University (UK)
04 Mar 2016 Bangor Music Festival 2016 Pre-concert discussion 18:00 (GMT): Bangor University (UK)
14 Jan 2016  Vault Film Festival 'Palimpsest' screened at the Festival 16:30 (GMT) Waterloo; London (UK)
07 Dec 2015 CMG Welsh Voices 2 Post-concert Composers’ Panel Discussion 21:00 (GMT): Cardiff University Concert Hall; Cardiff (UK)
07 Dec 2015 CMG Welsh Voices 2 Kyrie Eleison performed by Cardiff University Contemporary Music Group 19:00 (GMT): Cardiff University Concert Hall; Cardiff (UK)
21 Nov 2015 Mosaic Literary Conference 2016: 'Black Lives Matter’ 'Palimpsest' screened as part of the conference 11:00 (EST): Bronx Museum; New York City (USA)
17 Sep 2015 Jerwood Opera Writing Programme 2014-15 A Son to the Slaughter (WP) a short chamber opera performed in a culmination of the Jerwood Opera Writing Programme 2014-15 Snape Maltings (UK)
Aug 2015 Wilderness Festival 2015 'Palimpsest' screened as part of Shortsighted Cinema / The Lost Picture Show 'The Shortest Nights' UK Short Film Tour: 'With or Without You' programme Oxfordshire (UK)
Aug 2015 Fieldview Festival 2015 ’Palimpsest' screened as part of Shortsighted Cinema 'The Shortest Nights' UK Short Film Tour: 'With or Without You' programme Wiltshire (UK)
17 Jul 2015 Festival d’Aix-en-Provence Although you sit in a room that is gray (WP) performed by Laurent Deleuil and Bianca Chillemi 21:30 (GMT+1): Hotel Maynier d’Oppède; Aix-en-Provence (France)
09 Jul 2015 Festival d’Aix-en-Provence Relativity and Revelation (WP) a song cycle for mezzo and piano premiered by Reut Ventorero and Thomas Besnard 21:30 (GMT+1): Hotel Maynier d’Oppède; Aix-en-Provence (France)
09 Jul 2015 Festival d’Aix-en-Provence Public masterclass chaired by Hilary Summers where Sarah discussed her new work commissioned by the Festival Relativity and Revelation 12:00 (GMT+1): Conservatoire Darius Milhaud; Aix-en-Provence (France)
21 Jun 2015 ’Palimpsest’ screened as part of Shortsighted Cinema 'The Shortest Nights' UK Short Film Tour: ’With or Without You' programme 20:45 (GMT): Electrowerkz; London (UK)
Jun 2015 BFI Raw 2.0 ’Palimpsest' screened as part of the BFI Raw 2.0 event British Film Institute; London (UK)
22 Jan 2015 ’Palimpsest' (dir.Christopher Ludderodt-Quarcoo) – a film inspired by chamber work Shadow Play – premiered at the British Film Institute by the Royal Philharmonic Society and IdeasTap British Film Institute; London (UK)
05 Dec 2014 ENOA Composition Lab 2013-14 Dim Light Bright White performed by Elsbeth Gerritson (Sop) Jennifer van der Hart (Sop) Tom Beets (Recorder) Wouter Snoei (electronics) LOD Theatre; Ghent (Belgium)
18 Oct 2014 Herne Hill Festival 2014 From These Roots We Rise (WP) and Figure of a King performed by London Contemporary Chamber Orchestra and children from the Lambeth Music Services 13:00 (GMT): Tippett Music Centre; London (UK)
09 Mar 2014 Scottish Music Centre: Composition Marathon 2014 The Night with all its Terrors (WP) by Ensemble Thing 15:00 (GMT): The Arches; Glasgow (UK)
31 Jan 2014 National Portrait Gallery 'Late Shift' Clericus et Nonna (WP) performed by juice vocal ensemble National Portrait Gallery; London (UK)
05 Dec 2013 Club Inégales New Dreams for Old (WP) 20:00 (GMT): Club Inégales; London (UK)
29 Jun 2013 Adopt a Composer 2012-13 Train Tracks (WP) by Bristol Saxophone Ensemble; recorded by BBC Radio 3 for future broadcast 19:30 (GMT): St. Bartholomew's Church; Bristol (UK)
23 Jun 2013 Voices Now Festival / Sound and Music: Sounding Out Scratch workshop of Clericus et Nonna with Juice vocal ensemble 15:00 (GMT): Roundhouse; London (UK) Open to public
24 Mar 2013 Scottish Music Centre: Composition Marathon 2013 Shadow Play (WP) by Daniel's Beard 15:00 (GMT): The Arches; Glasgow (UK)
15 Mar 2013 Bangor New Music Festival 2013 Figure of a King was workshopped and recorded by Psappha during the William Mathias Composition Prize workshop 11:30 (GMT): Bangor (UK)
02 Mar 2013 Aldeburgh English Song Project 2013 New Dreams for Old was performed and recorded by soprano Lexi Hutton as part of the culmination concert of the first week of the project Aldeburgh (UK)
27 Jun 2012 St Magnus Festival 2012 Old Walls and Ancient Doors (WP) was performed by Gemini St Magnus Cathedral; Kirkwall; Orkney (UK)
25 Jun 2012 St Magnus Festival 2012 Kyrie Eleison performed in an open workshop with the Cardinall's Musick as part of the St. Magnus Composers' Course 2012 Kirkwall; Orkney (UK)
21 Jun 2012 St Magnus Festival 2012 Summer (words by poet Benjamin Morris) performed in an open workshop by soprano Alison Wells as part of the St. Magnus Composers' Course 2012 Kirkwall; Orkney (UK)
02 Feb 2012 Welsh Composers' Showcase 2012 Chiaroscuro (WP) by the BBC National Orchestra of Wales (cond. Jac van Steen) and presented by Simon Holt in the concluding concert 19:00 (GMT): Hoddinott Hall; Cardiff (UK)
01-02 Feb 2012 Welsh Composers' Showcase 2012 Chiaroscuro workshopped by the BBC National Orchestra of Wales (cond. by Jac van Steen) Hoddinott Hall; Cardiff (UK)
20 Dec 2011 An Alternative Christmas Show Snow Descending (WP) performed by The Space Between theatre company St John’s Church; Canton; Cardiff (UK)
11 Jun 2011 Cardiff New Brass Festival 2011 Those Echoes Around (WP) by Wormshead Top Brass Cardiff Metropolitan Cathedral; Cardiff (UK)
16 Apr 2011 Young Composer of Dyfed 2011 Perpetual Motion (WP – revised score) by PianoCircus Ysgol y Gwendraeth; Drefach (UK)
01 Dec 2010 Ave Maria performed by Cor Cyfoes Wales Millennium Centre; Cardiff (UK)
20 Nov 2010 Ave Maria performed by Cor Cyfoes in their premier concert St. Martin's Church; Cardiff (UK)
30 Jul 2010 Aberystwyth Musicfest 2010 Skirmish workshopped and recorded by the Orion Orchestra (cond. Andris Rasmanis) as part of Aberystwyth Musicfest Composition Summer School Aberystwyth (UK)
28 Apr 2010 CMG Student Composers’ Showcase A Calm Within The Storm (WP) by the Cardiff University Contemporary Group and marked Sarah's conducting debut Cardiff University concert hall; Cardiff (UK)
19 Apr 2010 Young Composer of Dyfed 2010 Different Pathways (WP) by the Lunar Saxophone Quartet and awarded the 18-23 age category prize Rhos-y-Gilwen Hall; Pembrokeshire (UK)
20 Feb 2010 Ave Maria recorded by the Cardiff Contemporary Choral Consort Cardiff University concert hall; Cardiff (UK)
31 Jul 2009 Aberystwyth Musicfest 2009 Floodworkshopped and recorded by the Southbank Sinfonia during the Aberystwyth Musicfest Composition Summer School Aberystwyth (UK)
08 Jul 2009 Crychion performed by Plascrug School instrumentalists in their end of year concert Aberystwyth (UK)
29 Apr 2009 CMG Student Composers’ Showcase The Chalk Horse (WP) by Cardiff University Contemporary Music Group Cardiff University concert hall; Cardiff (UK)
05 Apr 2009 Young Composer of Dyfed 2009 Are You Listening? (WP) by O Duo Rhos-y-Gilwen Hall; Pembrokeshire (UK)
04 Mar 2009 Urdd Eisteddfod Crychion (WP) by Plascrug School for their Urdd Eisteddfod entry Comins Coch; Aberystwyth (UK)
07 Dec 2008 Ave Maria performed by Blank Verse St Martin’s Church; Cardiff (UK)
04 Dec 2008 Ave Maria performed by Blank Verse Cardiff University Concert Hall; Cardiff (UK)
09 Nov 2008 SPNM Cardiff Awakening for solo oboe workshopped by Melinda Maxwell RWCMD; Cardiff (UK)
01 Aug 2008 Aberystwyth Musicfest 2008 Carnivale workshopped and recorded by the Aurora Orchestra Aberystwyth Arts Centre; Aberystwyth (UK)
27 Jul 2008 Aberystwyth Musicfest 2008 Ave Maria (WP – three female voices) by singers at Aberystwyth Musicfest Summer School Joseph Parry Hall; Aberystwyth (UK)
19 Apr 2008 Young Composer of Dyfed 2008 Ave Maria (WP – three male voices and electronic accompaniment) by Electric Voice Theatre Theatre Mwldan; Cardigan (UK)
22 Apr 2006 Young Composer of Dyfed 2006 Wildflower (WP) by the Athena String Quartet Theatr Gwaun; Fishguard (UK)