Meet the Composer: Hanna Hartman at HCMF

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Meet the Composer: Hanna Hartman at Phipps Hall, Huddersfield 16 November 2019 Entrance is free

We sit down to talk shop with hcmf// 2019 Composer in Residence Hanna Hartman. Renowned for her ability to blow up the scale of the minor and miniature, Hartman’s concerts at the festival focus on found objects and manipulated tools. We discuss her ability to extract the most extraordinary music out of the least likely sources.

Meet the Composer: Hanna Hartman at Phipps Hall, Huddersfield 16 November 2019 Entrance is free

Where to go near Meet the Composer: Hanna Hartman at HCMF

Event venue
St Paul’s Hall

Owned by The University of Huddersfield, St Paul’s Hall is a beautifully converted Georgian church that hosts a wide variety of concerts.

Huddersfield Art Gallery courtesy of Kirklees Council
Huddersfield Art Gallery

Based in the town centre and easily accessible, Huddersfield Art Gallery is home to an extensive and stunning collection of paintings, drawings and sculptures.

Shopping Centre
Byram Arcade

Boasting three floors of independent shops, designers, cafés and restaurants, Byram Arcade is a stunning Victorian shopping and business hub.


Hailed as the first independent, speciality coffee shop in the heart of Huddersfield, Coffeevolution is a hangout for locals of all ages.

AC Gallery

What was once, in the 1950s, a family ran art shop, has since evolved through the generations into a successful series of galleries across the north.

Crafty Praxis

Located on the ground floor of the architectural gem that is Huddersfield’s Byram Arcade, Crafty Praxis is an arts and crafts shop that celebrates the handmade and unique.

Music venue
Bates Mill Blending Shed

Bates Mill started life as a spinning mill founded around the turn of the century making woolen yarn. The Blending Shed is a 5,000 sq ft multi-purpose space.

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