Steve Crowther

Steve Crowther was born in Bradford. After studying composition at Sussex University...

Steve Crowther

Steve Crowther was born in Bradford. After studying composition at Sussex University with both Jonathan Harvey and Michael Finnissy, Steve has been lucky enough to work with many leading performers including the Smith Quartet and Fitzwilliam String Quartets, the London Sinfonietta, Ian Pace and many others. Steve was a finalist in the Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festival’s Young Composers’ Competition (1987) and was awarded the City of York Council Composers’ Bursary Award in 1995 for his String Quartet No 1. In 1991 Steve and composer David Power formed the acclaimed Late Music Festival, which has now simply become Late Music.