Avril Anderson

Adjunct Associate Professor

AREAS OF EXPERTISE 

Music composition; working as animateur in collaboration with related art forms (dance, painting and sculpture).

COURSES TAUGHT

Music in London

BIO

Avril Anderson has taught at the London Global Gateway since 1997. She is a graduate of the Royal College of Music and subsequently studied at the New England Conservatory, Boston, and privately with David del Tredici in New York. Her compositions have been performed in Europe, USA and Australia. Performances  at venues in London include Westminster Abbey, Southbank Centre, Wigmore Hall, St. John’s Smith Square, the Warehouse and ICA. She was composer-in-residence at the Young Place, London’s centre for contemporary dance for ten years. Anderson is co-artistic director of the contemporary music ensemble "Sounds Positive" which has given over one hundred premieres of works by British composers.

SELECT WORKS

Publications by Oxford University Press, ABRSM and Bardic Edition.

DISCOGRAPHY

Commercial releases on Delphian, Meridian, Classsicprint, Regent Records, Serendipity, sfz, NMC and Undercurrent labels. 

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