Louise Drewett is a London-based composer who writes music for a wide range of projects. She co-directs and writes for Sing Healthy, a group of community choirs, and has written music for several productions by theatre company Arbonauts, including at Inside Out Dorset and Latitude Festivals. She often collaborates with poet Clare Shaw, writing songs for solo voices and choir. Louise’s music has been performed at Westminster Abbey, Salisbury Cathedral, St George’s Chapel, Wigmore Hall, and other venues across the UK and internationally.
Louise is currently studying towards a PhD in composition on a scholarship at the Royal Academy of Music, London supervised by Philip Cashian. Louise gained an MMus with Distinction from the same institution in 2018. Her study has been generously supported by the Charles Lucas Memorial Fund, the Countess of Munster Musical Trust and a Vaughan Williams Bursary from the RVW Trust. She won Charles Lucas Composition Prizes in 2018 and 2019.