Four women composers selected for Glyndebourne development scheme4:25, 13th November 2018
The first four participants of Glyndebourne’s ‘Balancing the Score: supporting female composers’ scheme have been announced.
Anna Appleby (25)
Ninfea Cruttwell-Reade (29)
Cecilia Livingston (33)
Ailie Robertson (35)
The composers will spend two years immersed in life at Glyndebourne, where they will be introduced to commissioning opportunities, attend rehearsals, and meet professional opera makers and performers.
Additionally, the participants will have the opportunity to work with Glyndebourne’s resident orchestras, and will receive an annual bursary of £1,000 to help cover expenses.