We created Alba New Music in 2014 and we became a charity in 2015.  Our aim is to support, encourage and facilitate the creation of new music. We passionately believe in the intrinsic value of contemporary musical creativity, both to individuals and to the larger society

What is ‘new music’?

There are many kinds, the following is just the beginning!

Avant-garde music /  Contemporary chamber music / Contemporary orchestral music/ Contemporary vocal and choral music / Computer music / Electroacoustic music / Experimental music / Experimental world music / Free improvisation / Invented instruments / Microtonal music / Sound art / Uncategorisable musical practices

Who are we?

Artistic director: Alan Munro
Treasurer and artistic co-director: John Hails
Secretary: Aedin Donnelly
Trustees: Chris Hutchings, Kitty Porteous, Stacy Rowan
For further details of the people involved with Alba New Music, see our people page.