Showcase

Drake Music is constantly engaged in creative music-making by workshop participants, emerging artists and professional musicians. Our work spans the widest range of musical genres, experiences and methods of expression. Here we are showcasing a small selection of that creative output.  It is our aim, via this website to connect musicians and audiences internationally. Please browse our archives and get in touch if you would like to collaborate on future creative projects!

"Drake Music's outstanding approach to breaking down disabling barriers results in fresh, fun and imaginative work that holds and nurtures young artists in everything it does."  Daryl Beeton, Director Kazzum & DM Advocate

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Stay up to date with our musicians/artists, associates and wider community as they share their work, plans and ideas. Featuring our latest blogs, videos and much more. Go straight to our new DM Live Wire page.

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Windows of Your Mind

Joe Rushbrook at Paul's Place in Bristol wrote & recorded this beautiful new song based on 'The Windmills of your Mind', working with Drake Music's Doug Bott. Click here to read more

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Walls of Sound

Pupils at Richard Cloudesley School, Charlton Park Academy, Swanlea School and Linden Lodge School made this piece for the City of London Festival, inspired by Roman London. Click here to read more

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Avalon Gym Jam

Uplifting Drum&Bass track created by students at Avalon School in Street, Somerset. The brief was to make a piece of music for students and staff to work out to! Click here to read more

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Music for Serena the Mermaid

Rob, Amy, Mark, Kath, Chris, Rachael, Karen, Rachael M & Justin at CEDA worked with DM South West to produce this piece inspired by the sculpture 'Swept to Earth'. Click here to read more

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Ethnomusicality

Ethnomusicality

Animation with music, by Phil Baird & Carlo Keshishian with artists from SELAN - Network Arts Lewisham. Commissioned by DM Connect & Collaborate London in partnership with The Horniman Museum. Click here to read more
In Motion

In Motion

Music and video commissioned by DM Connect and Collaborate London, 2013. An electro-acoustic piece in three 'movements', created via group improvisation using a range of acoustic sound sources and AMT. Click here to read more
The Brazilian Connection - Documentary

The Brazilian Connection - Documentary

Short film by Ivan Riches & Ben Glass featuring Evlynn Glennie, and showing preparation for Ben's international 'Brazilian Connection' project. Click here to read more
In Motion - Documentary

In Motion - Documentary

Work-in-progress documentary about 'In Motion', the first commission by DM Connect and Collaborate London for a piece of music and an accompanying film by 4 disabled artists/musicians. Click here to read more

Commissions

Drake Music In Translation

Drake Music In Translation

DM's first online commission in Spring 2011, featuring the collaboration of 3 artists on the themes of translation and interpretation. read more
Connecting Across Difference

Connecting Across Difference

In 2008 we commissioned a team of outstanding composers, artists and musicians to create and direct the performance of a new work on the theme ‘Connecting Across Difference’ at V&A Museum of read more
Into the Light

Into the Light

We launched our 2008 London Season with ‘Into the Light’, a magical light and sound installation at Kew Palace, Surrey. read more

Profiled Artists

Profiled Artist: Anya Ustaszewski
Anya Ustaszewski: Composer/Sonic Artist & Musician talks about her work and her life with autism.
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Profiled Artist: Chloe Clifford-Frith
Composer, performer, community music leader and instrumental teacher Chloë C-F lives in South London.
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Profiled Artist: Lynn Cox
Multi-media Artist, Creative Career Coach, Equalities Trainer & Access Consultant introduces her practice.
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