Ada Lovelace: Imagining the Analytical Engine
Featuring new works by Emily Howard, Patricia Alessandrini, Shiva Feshareki and the PRiSM Team led by Robert Laidlow.
Britten Sinfonia curated by Emily Howard
Milton Court Concert Hall, Barbican, London, UK, 6.30pm
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BBC Symphony Orchestra / cond. Martyn Brabbins.
Barbican Hall, Barbican, London, UK 7.30pm
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BBC Singers.
St Giles Cripplegate, London, UK 6.00pm
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Antisphere (World Première)
London Symphony Orchestra / cond. Sir Simon Rattle
Barbican Hall, Barbican, London, UK 7.30pm
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The Anvil (World Première)
Emily Howard music
Michael Symmons Roberts text

Christopher Purves - baritone
Kate Royal - soprano
BBC Singers, Hallé Choir, Hallé Youth Choir, Ancoats Community Choir
BBC Philharmonic / cond. Ben Gernon

Manchester International Festival
The Bridgewater Hall, Manchester, UK 6pm
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BBC Philharmonic / cond. Andrew Gourlay
MediaCityUK, Salford, UK 2.30pm
Broadcast BBC Radio 3


Bamberg Symphony Orchestra / cond. Jakub Hrůša Gothenburg Concert Hall, Gothenburg, Sweden 7.30pm
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Magnetite & sphere (UK Première)
BBC National Orchestra of Wales / cond. Mark Wigglesworth
Aldeburgh Festival 2018 Snape Concert Hall, Snape Maltings 7pm (ends approx. 8.55pm) 
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String Quartet “Afference”
Piatti Quartet
Aldeburgh Festival 2018 Orford Church 3pm (ends approx. 4.45pm) 
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To See The Invisible
Aldeburgh Festival commission, third performance
Britten Studio, Snape 7.30pm (ends approx. 8.45pm)
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To See The Invisible
Aldeburgh Festival commission, second performance
Britten Studio, Snape 4pm (ends approx. 5.15pm)
Britten Studio, Snape Pre-performance talk 3pm
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To See The Invisible – World Première
Emily Howard music
Words after a Robert Silverberg short story by Selma Dimitrijevic 

Nicholas Morris The Invisible
Anna Dennis The Other Invisible 
Anne Mason Mother / Judge 
Peter Savidge Father / Brothel Owner 
Caryl Hughes Sister 
Daniel Norman, Nathan Vale Guards 

Richard Baker conductor 
Dan Ayling director 
Ana Inés Jabares-Pita designer 
Sally Ferguson lighting designer
Birmingham Contemporary Music Group   

Aldeburgh Festival Commission, world premiere
Britten Studio, Snape 9.30pm (ends approx. 10.45pm)
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Round-Table Discussion with Live Music: Music of the Primes
Marcus du Sautoy, Emily Howard & Ensemble 360
Sheffield Chamber Music Festival 2018
Crucible Studio Theatre, Sheffield, UK
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In Conversation with Emily Howard | Exploring Mathematics Music + Literature
Gemma Moss in conversation with Emily Howard. With live performance from RNCM’s Mathias Quartet and special guest Ursula Martin.
Mathematics and Modern Literature 2018
Theatre B, University Place, The University of Manchester, UK
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Chaos or Chess
Jack Adler McKean (solo tuba)
Unerhörte Musik, BKA Theatre, Berlin, Germany


The Music of Proof: The Second Movement | Manchester Science Festival 2017
Emily Howard, Marcus du Sautoy, Michelle Phillips & Jamie Perera
Museum of Science and Industry, Manchester, UK
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Solar | Music, the Universe, and Everything…
Emily Howard in conversation about Solar with presenter Greg Foot
Performance: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra & Jonathan Bloxham
Family concert (8+) exploring the weird worlds of music and science
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The Music of Proof | PRiSM Launch
Emily Howard & Marcus du Sautoy with RNCM Musicians
RNCM Concert Hall, RNCM, Manchester, UK
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In Conversation | PRiSM Launch
Emily Howard & Marcus du Sautoy with Penny Sarchet (New Scientist)
RNCM Forman Lecture Theatre, RNCM, Manchester, UK
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The Music of Proof | New Scientist Live 2017
Emily Howard and Marcus du Sautoy with the Piatti String Quartet
ExCel, London, UK
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Keynote TORCH Lecture ‘Chaos or Chess: The Extra-Musical as Creative Catalyst’
Digital Humanities Oxford Summer School 2017
Oxford e-Research Centre
Oxford, UK
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Opera in Development Showcase
Composer Emily Howard, Writer Selma Dimitrijevic and Director Dan Ayling
With singers Natalie Raybould and Julien Van Mellaerts
22 Mansfield Street Concert Series, London, UK


Bamberg Symphony Orchestra & Alondra de la Parra
Bamberg, Konzerthalle, Joseph-Keilberth-Saal, Germany
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Bamberg Symphony Orchestra & Alondra de la Parra
Schweinfurt, Theater, Germany
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sphere – World Première
Bamberg Symphony Orchestra & Alondra de la Parra
Schweinfurt, Theater, Germany
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Chaos or Chess
Jack Adler McKean (solo tuba)
The Lilypad, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA


Chaos or Chess: A Lecture on Music & Math
Emily Howard, Lasse Rempe-Gillen and Jack Adler-McKean
Institute for Advanced Computational Science
Stony Brook University, NY State, USA


Chaos or Chess
Jack Adler McKean (solo tuba)
The Waverley Project, New York City, USA


Chaos or Chess – US Première
Jack Adler McKean (solo tuba)
Spectrum, New York City


British Composer Showcase – Casa de Música Portugal
The British Council has invited composers Philip Venables, Edmund Finnis, Emily Howard and Daniel Kidane to be part of a British Composer Showcase.
Casa de Música
Porto, Portugal
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Torus (Concerto for Orchestra)
Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra & Vasily Petrenko
Philharmonic Hall, Liverpool
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New Chamber Opera – Open Session
Emily Howard with writer Selma Dimitrijevic and director Dan Ayling
Lucy Goddard (mezzo-soprano), Simon Whiteley (bass) and scapegoat
Aldeburgh Music
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Outback – World Première
A Garland for McCabe
Royal Northern College of Music, Manchester
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Composers’ Workshop: Emily Howard
Faculty of Music, University of Cambridge
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New Release NMC Debut Disc: Emily Howard "Magnetite"
NMC Recordings
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Afternoon on 3: Proms 2016 Repeats
Prom 53: Emily Howard, Shostakovich and Rachmaninov
BBC Radio 3
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Torus (Concerto for Orchestra) – World Première
Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra & Vasily Petrenko
Royal Albert Hall, London
BBC Proms 2016
Broadcast live on BBC Radio 3 and Polish Radio Program 2
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Proms Extra – Composers in Conversation
Emily Howard joins us ahead of the world premiere of her new work Torus exploring her influences and inspirations; with live performances and discussion. With musicians from the Royal Northern College of Music

Orbit 1a (2015)
Gillian Blair, soprano saxophone & Aidan Marsden, crotales

Chaos or Chess (2016), World Première
Jack Adler McKean, solo tuba

String Quartet "Afference" (2014) – selected movement
Solem Quartet

Imperial College Union, London
Edited version broadcast on BBC Radio 3 at 10pm
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Summer Record Review: Proms Composer – Emily Howard
BBC Radio 3


Chaos or Chess – Workshop and Discussion
Jack Adler McKean (solo tuba) and Emily Howard
Open Space, International Summer Course for New Music
Darmstadt, Germany


Ada sketches
Science Lates / Manchester – European City of Science 2016
Emily Howard with mezzo-soprano Rosie Middleton (Ada), mathematician Lasse Rempe-Gillen, computer scientist David De Roare and musicians from the Royal Northern College of Music
RNCM, Manchester
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