The Songbook: recordings & scores

Watch and listen to our four new commissioned songs and new works by A level music students at BHASVIC in Brighton & Hove and East Sussex Academy of Music in Lewes, East Sussex

Recordings by Classical Media

 

Explore new notated scores by our professional composers as pdfs: 

Evelyn Ficarra: What Larks

Ed Hughes: Sky Rhythms

Rowland Sutherland: Modes of the Downs
 

How do our professional composers put their music together? 
Discover sketches by Evelyn Ficarra and Ed Hughes in our FREE Pack

 

Coming soon:

  • new scores and recordings by GCSE music student composers from Hastings Academy

Upload your new song! 

If you've written a new song inspired by this project, send us an mp3 or a video and we'll upload it here! 

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South Downs Songbook Tour June 2022

ACCA: Monday 20 June 2022


Watch and listen to our first four commissions by Evelyn Ficarra, Ed Hughes, Rowland Sutherland and Shirley J Thompson. 

Event programme including programme notes, song texts here

BHASVIC: Friday 24 June 2022

Watch and listen to new songs by A level music students at BHASVIC, written to the South Downs Songbook brief. You can skip to each piece by clicking on the chapters under the film in Youtube. 

Event programme including programme notes for every song here

East Sussex Academy of Music:

Thursday 29 June 2022

Watch and listen to new songs by A level music students at ESAM, written to the South Downs Songbook brief.
You can skip to each piece by clicking on the chapters under the film in Youtube. 

Event programme here