Jesus College Chapel
8pm on Sat 25th January 2020
Ethel Smyth - March of the Women
Janet Oates - Atomic Choruses
Silvia Lim - Paper Wings
Barbara Strozzi - Amante Modesto; Contrasto de’ Cinque Sensi
FREE ENTRY, with a retiring collection for the Cambridge Rape Crisis Centre
International Women's Day
8th March 2019
Trinity College Chapel
International Women's Day Concert
Trinity College Chapel 8pm
In celebration of International Women's Day, Cambridge Female Composers Festival invites you to our main festival concert! The concert will feature a range of works from prominent female composers, as well as the world premier of our composition competition winning piece.
Joan Tower - Fanfare for the Uncommon Woman
Judith Weir - Heroic Strokes of the Bow
Cecile Chaminade - Flute Concertino (Soloist: Christina Alishaw)
Amy Beach - Gaelic Symphony
Anna Semple - Four Seas
Conducted by Joy Lisney and Naomi Woo
With a retiring collection for the Cambridge Rape Crisis Centre, who will give a short talk during the concert.
8th march 2020
Come to our International Women's Day Concert, which marks the end of our festival! We will be performing lots of exciting music, including Alice Mary Smith's Symphony in C Minor, ‘Entr’acte’ by Caroline Shaw and the winning piece of our composition competition! The concert will be preceded by a talk about music and International Women's Day by Susan Rutherford, Visiting Research Fellow in the Cambridge Music Faculty.