An international internship for composition and creation led by top-level artists and teachers. Young people and adults with a passion for composing and creating spend five days pushing the boundaries of their own musical imagination. For one week they intensively prepare for a public presentation. A number of works will be selected for performance in a follow-up programme.
SoundMine is organised by Musica Impulse Centre in partnership with Antwerp Symphony Orchestra, JOWest, HERMESensemble, Centre Henri Pousseur and Landcommanderij Alden Biesen, with the support of the Flemish Government.
Every year, Musica organizes the SoundMine composition internship, in collaboration with HERMESensemble and Center Henri Pousseur. In the beautiful surroundings of Grand Commandery Alden Biesen, a group of young composers receives expert coaching for a week to fully develop their compositional qualities. The exploration of new styles and experiments with improvisation and notation are strongly …