Sam Hayden was appointed Reader in Music (Composition) at Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance in October 2013.
Sam Hayden's schismatics (2007, rev. 2010) for electric violin and computer, performed by violinist Mieko Kanno and himself on computer, has been selected by Graham McKenzie, Director of the Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festival, to be included on a new HCMF 2012 sampler, available for download from the NMC label.
"...Hayden is at this moment one of the most compelling voices in the European new music scene." (Graham McKenzie, November 2012).
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schismatics (part 1)
Neue Musik aus EnglandHayden’s partners in psychopathology for small ensemble (6 instruments), will be performed by the Rostock based ensemble neophon ensemble on Thursday 16th May 2013 at 17:00 in the Kammermusiksaal der Hochschule für Musik und Theater Rostock, Beim St.-Katharinenstift, Rostock.
ars Nova: born in '68Hayden’s partners in psychopathology for small ensemble (6 instruments), was performed by the Dresden based ensemble El Perro Andaluz on Thursday 21st February 2013 at 20:00 in Donauhalle Donaueschingen, Strawinsky Saal.
Composers EditionAll of Hayden's scores and performance materials will be published and distributed online via the new Composers Edition website, from 1 February 2013.