Composers

With thanks to soprano Gabriella Di Laccio, Founder & Curator of Donne: Women in Music, here is a list of women composers.

With thanks to pianist Diana Ambache, founder of The Ambache Charitable Trust, and director of the Ambache Ensemble, here is Women of Note, an online resource dedicated to women composers.

Learn about the lives and works of some of the great female composers from BBC Radio 3, and here are some clips from Radio 3’s archive. On the same page you’ll find a link to six archive gems from women composers, broadcast as far back as 1945.

Here is a list of women composers by date from Oxford Music Online, home of Grove Music Online, the world’s premier online music encyclopedia, offering comprehensive coverage of music, musicians, music-making, and music scholarship.

Oxford University Press have published an Orchestral Catalogue and Choral Catalogue for women composers.

Classic FM have published an interesting article on Great Women Composers.