role, 20 hours a week for £12k a year, based at home
Working closely with the Artistic Director, the Education Development Ofﬁcer will develop and strengthen our current outreach work in schools and community settings, and our education work linked to high-proﬁle concerts.
Lontano are a London based contemporary music ensemble specialising in performing and recording the work of living and contemporary composers, women composers and Latin American Music. They perform in prominent venues across the UK and abroad, directed by eminent composer and conductor, Odaline de la Martinez.
Recent activity has included a premiere tour of Nicola LeFanu’s latest opera, ‘Dream Hunter’ around concert venues in Wales and ﬁnishing at Wilton’s Music Hall, London. ‘A tautly dramatic hour of intensely coloured, sinuous music. Director Carmen Jakobi produced some wonderfully fresh ideas.. the ensemble Lontano played with needle-sharp precision under the assured direction of Odaline de la Martinez.’ The Observer 13.02.2012.
Up-coming events include further recordings and our ever-popular London Festival of American Music at the Actor’s Church, Covent Garden and St James Theatre, Victoria, from 7th to 14th November, 2014.