Sound Writing: Encore Writing Workshop

20 Mar 2012

Join poet Esther Morgan and composer Cheryl Frances-Hoad in a writing workshop on Sunday 20 May (11am - 4pm) at the Apex Concert Hall in Bury St. Edmunds.

Aimed at those with some experience of writing poetry, this workshop will explore the relationship between music and poetry. Poet Esther Morgan and composer Cheryl Frances-Hoad will share their thoughts on the links between the two art-forms, offering practical tips on how to strengthen rhythm and sound in your poetry.

The deadline for applications is Thursday 10 May. There is a maximum of 12 places for the workshop which will be allocated on a first come first serve basis. For more information and to download an application form, please click here.


José Antonio Abreu, founder of the revolutionary Venezeulan ' El Sistema' which educates the poorest children in musical schools around the country: awarded RPS Honorary Membership in 2008.


Bex Burch was able to spend a year in Ghana studying the gyil - an African xylophone - with Thomas Sekgura, a master musician thanks to funding from the RPS Isserlis Scholarship.