Thu. April 6th, 2017A new CD out featuring Nut Case of Songs sung by soprano Sarah Dacey and pianist Belinda Jones¬if_id=1491988149056408

Tue. June 7th, 2016Selected on Aldeburgh's Open Space Scheme

Open Space offers bespoke support for innovative and ambitious artists for up to two years. Through a series of artist-led residencies, the scheme offers the flexibility to explore and create new works, try out new collaborations and experiment with new ways of working, away from the pressures of everyday life as a professional musician. This unique opportunity allows participants to become part of the Aldeburgh Music family, to experience Aldeburgh’s creative campus on a regular basis and to make use of our expertise and vast array of contacts.

Sat. April 9th, 2016Tmesis on BBC Radio 3 at 9:30am on Saturday 9th April

Record Review plays Tmesis performed by the LSO. Gillian Moore speaks.

Fri. April 1st, 2016BUY CD NOW: London Symphony Orchestra releases CD featuring my piece Tmesis

Composers Colin Matthews, Max de Wardener,
Evis Sammoutis, Christopher Mayo, Toby Young, Elizabeth Winters, Larry Goves, Raymond Yiu, Anjula Semmens, Edmund Finnis, Duncan Ward, Alastair Putt, Aaron Parker, Kim B Ashton,
James Moriarty, Elizabeth Ogonek, Leo Chadburn, Bushra El-Turk, Matthew Kaner
Conductor François-Xavier Roth
Performers London Symphony Orchestra

Sat. February 13th, 2016Silk Moth Opera nominated for True Honour Awards

Silk Moth Opera nominated for True Honour Award, an award that honours a person or organisation that has taken a stand against “honour" based violence, whether in their personal lives or in their work.

Thu. April 30th, 2015Bushra El-Turk signs with Composers Edition

Bushra signs with Composers Edition, so you will be able to buy scores across the world.

Wed. April 22nd, 2015Bushra El-Turk signs with Composers Edition

Bushra\'s works are now published by Composers Edition. Do click on the link to buy scores!

Sun. January 25th, 20151 Woman, Many Hats - Interview and Video


A one to one interview with very special & successful ladies that managed to juggle their personal and professional lives to what excites them the will be blown away by my 1Woman with Many Hats idols. - Nauf AlBendar

Wed. October 29th, 2014Lebanon makes its mark on BBC's 100 Women list

Mon. September 29th, 2014Arabian Interlude at Kensington Palace

Sat. November 2nd, 2013BBC 100 Women article in El Nashrafan

Thu. September 26th, 2013Watch this episode of Arabesque on Levant TV

Bushra and her ensemble ft. Louai Alhenawi, Ivana Cetkovic, Jon Banks, Roskar Nasan, Lucy Railton

Wed. September 18th, 2013Bushra on BBC Persia

BBC Persia has broadcast a short caption about my work, directed by Ehsan Khoshbakht.

Sat. April 20th, 2013Review of Birds Eye View Festival commission on Ideas Tap

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Fri. March 22nd, 2013Book Tickets for Barbican performance - my Live Score to The Adventures of Prince Achmed (U) 65mins

If you become a Facebook fan on the Bushra El-Turk page, you may get some offers.

Tue. January 22nd, 2013Review on Lebanon concert

Sat. July 14th, 2012Bushra wins PRS for Music WOMEN MAKE MUSIC AWARD for Metta Theatre collaboration

Wed. April 11th, 2012Bushra wins AHRC Award to do a PhD in Musical Composition

Thu. March 22nd, 2012Follow Bushra on Twitter

Sat. February 11th, 2012Bushra accepted on London Symphony Orchestra Panufnik Scheme 2012/13

Mon. May 9th, 2011Bushra meets Her Majesty the Queen at Buckingham Palace

The Queen and Duke of Edinburgh hosted a reception at Buckingham Palace to celebrate young British performers. Singers Joe McElderry, Ellie Goulding and DJ Ironik entertained the Royals, while young actors Tamsin Egerton and Daniel Kaluuya starred in a one-off performance of Romeo and Juliet, produced by the English National Ballet. Veteran actors Helen Mirren, Kevin Spacey and Sheila Hancock came along to support the nation's young blood, while culture ministers Jeremy Hunt and Ed Vaizey were all smiles for the cameras...just don't mention the arts cuts.

Thu. December 16th, 2010BBC Symphony Orchestra performs 'Mosaic' on 21st January at 7pm

BBC Maida Vale Studios, Delaware Road, London W9 2LG
part of the BBC SO Studio Concerts 2010-11 series

Mon. June 14th, 2010BBC Radio 3 broadcasts 'Mosaic' at 7pm on Monday 14th June

Sat. February 20th, 2010Bushra speaks with Classic FM's Bob Jones about 'Mosaic' and Manchester Camerata

1 February 2010

One of the unique aspects of Manchester's Mahler season is the inclusion in each of the concert programmes of a new work which has been inspired in some way by the music of Mahler. Lebanese composer BUSHRA El Turk heard her piece Mosaic played as part of Manchester Camerata's key contribution to the event Eternal Blue Horizons. How important is her Lebanese background?

Sun. January 10th, 2010British Flute Society - Composer of the Month for February 2010

Read Julie Grove's article on the British Flute Society website.

Fri. June 19th, 2009Bushra selected for PRS Foundation/Bliss Trust Award 2009

Bushra has been selected for a PRS Foundation/Bliss Trust Award to support her collaboration with Acanthes/Orchestre National de Paris scheme.

Fri. June 19th, 2009Beirut Daily Star Article

Thu. November 20th, 2008'Marionette' - Australian Premiere

Wissam Boustany and Leigh Harrold at the Australian National Academy of Music

Wed. November 19th, 2008Four selected pieces at International Composers Review, Belgrade

'You'd better learn your alphabet, dear', 'Ta'atallat Loughatul Kalami', 'Dramaticule I' and 'Eating Clouds' selected for performance.

Wed. February 7th, 2007Classical Composers have the X-Factor

'Eating Clouds' for string quartet reaches finals in BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra Aberdeen International Music Prize