Erin Thomson (b. 2000) is a Scottish composer from the outskirts of Glasgow whose work has recently been performed by the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Martyn Brabbins and was awarded the Musicians’ Company Silver Medal in 2022 at their installation dinner in Goldsmiths Hall, London. She has had her work performed across Scotland, in Aberdeen and Orkney as well as venues such as the prestigious Glasgow’s City Halls. Erin's work has also received international acclaim, having been performed in New York City in 2022.
Erin is currently working on a new commission for the Malamatina Quartet which will be premiered in 2023, this is kindly supported by the PRS Foundation's Open Fund. This exciting opportunity will include concert tours and recording projects in the UK and Canada.
Pictured: Sir James MacMillan and Erin Thomson at the Musicians' Company Installation dinner, November 2022.