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Shiva Feshareki (Both Sides Now residency)

  • The Venue Leeds College of Music (map)

This performance will feature brand new music, collaboratively created by 15 local emerging female artists and led by Siva Feshareki, as part of the inspirational Both Sides Now initiative.

Shiva Feshareki is an experimental classical composer, radio presenter and turntablist of British Iranian heritage. Her work explores the sound of electricity through a wide range of practices and collaborative processes incorporating classical methodology. She was awarded the 2017 Award for Innovation at the British Composer Awards for her groundbreaking approaches.

The 15 featured artists are: 

Abigail Seto
Avital Raz
Charlotte Bickley (CARLOS)
Charlotte Cunningham
Cheak Nee Liau
Elizabeth Walshaw
Fran Bundey
Grace Stubbings
Jemma Freese
Lara Jones
Lorraine James
Marlo De Lara 
Megan Lama
Nicole Raymond (NikNak)
Rebecca Burden

Read more about the 15 featured artists.

See what happened at the first Both Sides Now residency with Beth Orton.


About Both Sides Now

Both Sides Now is a three year programme lead by Brighter Sound to support, inspire and showcase female artists from the North, supported by Arts Council England’s Ambition for Excellence Fund.

Earlier Event: January 11
Earlybird Ticket Offer
Later Event: March 13
Sounds Human Conference