Find out how Shakespeare’s mastery of meter and his expressive way with words has inspired music of every style from many cultures and backgrounds.
Explore the influence Shakespeare continues to have on music around the world, providing a dynamic springboard for musicians and composers across all genres and translations.
Our Shakespeare music projects celebrate Shakespeare in translation and the impact of Shakespeare’s works on music across the globe today.
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Watch the sixth film in our series celebrating Shakespeare in 2016. Come To Me is modern blues song inspired by As You Like It
A musical cultural exchange focusing on a mode of expression that children from all backgrounds and cultures are familiar with and enjoy - song.
Watch a modern re-imagination of Twelfth Night by SBTV (Duration: 07:38), featuring artists: Eyez, Mic Righteous, Maverick Sabre, Nolay, Nego True and Harry Love.