Creative Kernow, based at Krowji, is the umbrella organisation for the following nine projects. Together we support the production, promotion and distribution of work by creative practitioners in Cornwall because we believe in creativity's transformative power and want more people to benefit from it.

The Somextro Symposium for New Music 2016

Artist: Variety

Venue: Academy of Music and Theatre Arts, Academy of Music and Theatre Arts (AMATA), Falmouth University, Penryn Campus,, Penryn TR10 9LX

Date: October 28, 2016

Start time: 9.00am

The Somextro Symposium for New Music 2016

Welcome to the Somextro International Symposium for New Music 2016! We are very excited to be launching our first appearance in Cornwall by inviting a selection of Somextro members, sharing their expertise in contemporary classical music through lectures, discussions and performances. The day will be a mixture of lectures and performances throughout, looking at topics such as performance techniques, composition, the music community and dance.

Somextro (2013-present) is a music society connecting contemporary composers, musicians and music professionals from around the world. By running new music concert series in a variety of locations; A strong, connected music community can be achieved.

The Somextro International Symposium for New Music will be held at Falmouth University, inviting UK and International composers, music professionals and organisations to attend and showcase their work through discussions, lectures and performances to create a strong united entity in contemporary music today. We are now launching a brand new Somextro link here in Cornwall introducing a music platform for aspiring and established musicians and composers.


There will be breaks and time available to meet the artists. Please feel free to bring your instruments if you wish, though this is not compulsory.

Taking place at Academy for Music and Theatre Arts, Falmouth University on 28th October 2016.

Tickets are £5 and available through the AMATA Box Office