Tue 19 - Sun 31 May

Errollyn Wallen

World Day for Cultural Diversity

As we celebrate the 10th anniversary of our Franco-British fund for contemporary music, Diaphonique, let’s highlight CBE Errollyn Wallen. For the bicentenary of the abolition of slavery in France, the Belize-born British composer created Only, a work in response to Afro-West Indian 18th century composers Ignatius Sancho and Chevalier Saint Georges.

▶️ Listen to her interview on BBCRadio3

▶️ Discover her latest piece, a Music Postcard commissioned by BBCRadio3 for Culture in Quarantine