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We’re busy planning for our 2022-23 season which will have the theme of TRANSITION. This feels like a particularly apt theme for this point in time, while we’re navigating the seismic changes of the past two years, and trying to work out where we can get back to doing things more ‘normally’, and where some[…]

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Many thanks to all who bought the quiz. You have helped raise a lot of money for BREMF. We had quite a few completed quizzes back, with several first-time entrants – thank you and congratulations for sticking with it. Believe it or not, we had a four-way tie at the top, with 4 entries gaining[…]

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Deborah Roberts

We were delighted to hear recently that our artistic director Deborah Roberts has been awarded Brighton & Hove Arts Council’s Outstanding Contribution to the Arts Award for 2021. Each year Brighton & Hove Arts Council selects an individual they believe has made a significant difference to the not-for-profit arts scene in the area, and of[…]

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Congratulations to Alan and Dena Mynett, who, after several years of loyal participation, have won the BREMF Quiz this time with 58½. Commiserations to Hilary Ougham and Katy Stoddard, who were both just pipped at the post on 58. Thanks to all who were brave enough to send in their entries, and congratulations to the[…]

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Bird Charmer filming

By Cathy Boyes, BREMF Festival Producer – originally written for Making Music’s Highnotes Magazine As readers of this site will know, BREMF has recently presented an online Festival of 10 filmed events on YouTube and Facebook under the title ‘BREMF@home’. Each film was ‘premiered’ at a set date and time, and then stayed online for[…]

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We’re always delighted to receive feedback about our events, whether that’s from audience members or press reviewers. Here are a few of the published press reviews covering our BREMF@home digital events. Weekend 2 films reviewed for Lark Reviews Pocket Sinfonia’s Pocket Sized Classics reviewed in The Latest Brighton Spiritato Birds, Bugs & Other Beasts reviewed[…]

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Sound waves

We’re very grateful to Radio Reverb’s At Home this Morning for dedicating two shows to BREMF in the run-up to our online festival BREMF@home. Including music from the events, interviews with artists and interviews with members of the BREMF team, these are well worth a listen to find out about what’s coming up. You can[…]

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Jeremy Avis

BREMF has always been committed to participatory music-making, and this year is no different even though we are going online! On Thursday 29 October there’s a chance to learn a simple chorus from a brand new work The Whispering Dome, written by Jeremy Avis for this year’s Festival. The Whispering Dome brings together many of[…]

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