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.


Jennifer Bate, organist: My worldwide schedule includes recitals, concertos, recordings, masterclasses and composition. The RPS offers excellent opportunities to meet fellow professionals socially.


In October 1970, Lutoslawski's Cello Concerto received its world premiere, having been commissioned by the RPS. The soloist was Rostropovich, who received our highest honour, the Gold Medal, the same year.