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Artistic Directors Series with Anna Meredith

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Brighter Sound presents, in collaboration with the Museum of Science and Industry, an artistic residency directed by acclaimed composer Anna Meredith.

The incredible Anna Meredith will be leading Brighter Sound’s next Artistic Directors Series alongside guitarist and composer Jack Ross and visual artist Eleanor Meredith.


Anna will lead a four-day residency from 18 – 21 July for young and emerging female musicians and multi-disciplinary artists to collaborate and create new work inspired by the Wonder Materials: Graphene and Beyond exhibition at the Museum of Science and Industry. Produced as part of the programme for the Science in the City Festival, and in wider celebration of Manchester as the European City of Science 2016, the work will be premiered at the museum’s Science in The City Late on Wednesday 27 July.

Read more about the Artistic Directors Series with Anna Meredith…


Application information

All female musicians (composers, performers, producers etc.) and multi-disciplinary artists aged 16-25 are invited to apply.

Dates: Mon 18 – Thurs 21 Jul 2016, 10am – 4pm
Performance: Weds 27 Jul 2016 (Day rehearsal and evening performance, times TBC)

Applicants must be available to attend all sessions in person at the Museum of Science and Industry, Manchester.
Expenses: £100 for the five days (four-day residency plus performance day).

Applicants must be female and aged 16-25.