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Marsden Jazz Festival have partnered with Black Lives in Music

Wed 07 Apr 2021

Marsden Jazz Festival have partnered with Black Lives in Music

Marsden Jazz Festival is working with new organisation Black Lives in Music to empower and amplify Black musicians’ voices and promote their ground-breaking research. Black Lives in Music (BLiM) was launched to tackle.....Read more

A New Chapter for the Kirklees Organ Concert Season

Wed 07 Apr 2021

A New Chapter for the Kirklees Organ Concert Season

With plans afoot for the return of live performances to the Kirklees Concert Season for 2021-22, Kirklees Council has announced the appointment of David Pipe as Guest Curator of the forthcoming organ programme, and a new.....Read more

Hertfordshire Festival of Music 2021 is now live

Fri 02 Apr 2021

Hertfordshire Festival of Music 2021 is now live

The directors and trustees of Hertfordshire Festival of Music are delighted to announce this year's festival, running from 4-10 June 2021. Postponed last year due to the coronavirus pandemic, HFoM 2021 is particularly sp.....Read more

Year of Music 2023: Introduction for Musical Theatre and Am Dram

Tue 30 Mar 2021

Year of Music 2023: Introduction for Musical Theatre and Am Dram

Kirklees Council has committed to deliver a Year of Music in 2023 as part of Leeds 2023 - a Year of Culture for Leeds and the wider region. This session will be an introduction to the Year of Music and how local musical .....Read more

Join us for our hcmf// School Holiday Programme!

Tue 23 Mar 2021

Join us for our hcmf// School Holiday Programme!

hcmf// School Holiday Programme Monday 29 March: Bucket Percussion with Katie Mallard Tuesday 30 March: Storytelling and music with Alice Kent Wednesday 31 March: How to make music online with Frazer Merrick Thurs.....Read more

Lockdown Patchwork offers a soundscape of 2020

Mon 15 Mar 2021

Lockdown Patchwork offers a soundscape of 2020

Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festival (hcmf//) and Leeds Art Gallery have commissioned Bradford-born musician Leafcutter John to compose Lockdown Patchwork, an extraordinary, original sound story for 2020. Followi.....Read more

Wed 10 Mar 2021

"Dark Side Of The Blues" (Pat Fulgoni Live In Prague) release

Previously only available on CD import, my live blues album from Prague gets a digital release. It'll be on iTunes and Spotify from the 2nd April HERE'S SOME BLURB ....... Before lockdown, UK singer Pat Fulgoni reh.....Read more

Kirklees Year of Music 2023 - How your group can get involved

Tue 09 Mar 2021

Kirklees Year of Music 2023 - How your group can get involved

As part of Kirklees Council’s commitment to cultural development in the district, we have plans in place that we need your help with and particularly for our Year of Music in 2023. This will be a year-long celebration of.....Read more

Save Hepworth Bandroom Appeal

Thu 25 Feb 2021

Save Hepworth Bandroom Appeal

A big thank you to everyone who has donated to our ‘Save Hepworth Bandroom!’ campaign, for supporting our One Community Foundation 'Match it!' appeal and our fundraising activities over the Christmas period - We’re incre.....Read more

Music Partnership Board - invitation to apply

Thu 18 Feb 2021

Music Partnership Board - invitation to apply

Kirklees is going to deliver a Year of Music in 2023 and we are looking to appoint a diverse Music Partnership Board with a broad range of knowledge and skills to take the lead in the delivery of the Year of Music 2023......Read more

Workshop Opportunity: Music at Play

Thu 11 Feb 2021

Workshop Opportunity: Music at Play

Online music and movement sessions for children and their families 25 February 2021 Morning session: 10.30am – 11am, Suitable for under 5 year olds Afternoon session: 2pm – 2.30pm, Suitable for primary aged chi.....Read more

Join us for hcmf// Half Term

Wed 10 Feb 2021

Join us for hcmf// Half Term

Monday 15 February: Pots and pans orchestra with Eleanor Cully Tuesday 16 February: Indian Singing for children with Satnam Galsian Wednesday 17 February: Interactive music and movement with Maria Harron Thursday 18 F.....Read more

Hayley Suviste is hcmf// Artist of the Month

Fri 05 Feb 2021

Hayley Suviste is hcmf// Artist of the Month

We’re delighted to announce sound artist Hayley Suviste as our first hcmf// Artist of the Month! Throughout our Artist of the Month series, we’ll be presenting in-depth examinations of composers from Fielding Talent, .....Read more

Honley Male Voice Choir

Fri 05 Feb 2021

Honley Male Voice Choir

Weekly rehearsals are currently taking place on zoom every Tuesday 7.30 - 9.00 pm. If you have always wanted to try out for a choir, now is the perfect time! Come along and have a chat and sing along (no-one can hear you.....Read more

Opera North Orchestral Academy Online February half term

Tue 02 Feb 2021

Opera North Orchestral Academy Online February half term

This February half term Opera North are offering a series of free, online instrumental workshops for young musicians aged 10-18 and studying Grade 4+ (or equivalent). Designed to connect young instrumentalists with pr.....Read more

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