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Kirklees Concert Season 2019-20 has launched!

Tue 11 Jun 2019

Kirklees Concert Season 2019-20 has launched!

The new programme for the 2019-20 Kirklees Concert Season launched last week. Once again, the new Season showcases some of the finest talent from around the world in Huddersfield and Dewsbury Town Halls. Gordon S.....Read more

Early Bird Ticket offer for Holmfirth Arts Festival 2019

Sat 01 Jun 2019

Early Bird Ticket offer for Holmfirth Arts Festival 2019

Grab your discounted Early Bird Tickets for Holmfirth Arts Festival 2019 before midnight tomorrow Sunday 2 June. Early Bird Sale ends 11.59pm. Three days of shows coming from all corners of the globe, including head.....Read more

Nu Popes and Easy Stride Band coming back to Small Seeds

Tue 28 May 2019

Nu Popes and Easy Stride Band coming back to Small Seeds

Two UK funk scene bands Easy Stride Band and Nu Popes unite for a summer show on June the 8th at Small Seeds, Huddersfield. Known for their high-energy performances and fantastic musicianship the bands have roots in the .....Read more

Help to shape a world class future for music in Kirklees

Fri 24 May 2019

Help to shape a world class future for music in Kirklees

Do you write, make, perform or present music? Do you work in music, teach music, manage a venue, a band, a festival or a label? However you’re involved, we’d like to hear your voice. Join the discussion about how we c.....Read more

Kirklees Concert Season Previews

Tue 21 May 2019

Kirklees Concert Season Previews

The Kirklees Concert Season returns in September, marking the seventeenth year of Opera North and Kirklees Council’s unique partnership, and the first step on the journey towards the region’s Year of Music 2023. You .....Read more

King Zepha returns to Hudds for special show at Small Seeds

Wed 15 May 2019

King Zepha returns to Hudds for special show at Small Seeds

Local singer, songwriter and producer Sam Thornton, better known by his stage name King Zepha, has had a busy year so far. Shortly after finishing off his new album King Zepha's Northern Sound, which was recorded at his .....Read more

GNUF has Landed!

Fri 10 May 2019

GNUF has Landed!

Grand Northern Ukulele Festival has landed! Grand Northern Ukulele Festival (GNUF) has begun with hundreds of ukulele players from all over the world arriving in Huddersfield. What started as a small two day event .....Read more

Kirklees' Year of Music 2023 launch

Mon 15 Apr 2019

Kirklees' Year of Music 2023 launch

A visionary music project is expected to come out of a partnership between groups, festivals, the University of Huddersfield and Kirklees Council. Kirklees Year of Music 2023 launched at the University on Thursday 1.....Read more

Everybody's Talking, Nobody's listening

Tue 09 Apr 2019

Everybody's Talking, Nobody's listening

“In an ocean of stagnant and floundering creativity, DVEC have reached the shoreline of something new.” Thank you for the wonderful review of the new DVEC album which is the front cover feature article in this month’.....Read more

Reflections by the Orchestra of Opera North

Mon 08 Apr 2019

Reflections by the Orchestra of Opera North

The final concert in the Kirklees concert season 2018-2019 was performed by the Orchestra of Opera North, presented under the title of “Reflections.” The performance started with Lutoslawski’s ‘Musique Funebre’, followed.....Read more

Fighting Mental Illness Crisis Among Musicians

Fri 05 Apr 2019

Fighting Mental Illness Crisis Among Musicians

Two-thirds of musicians suffer from depression and need help according to Help Musicians UK amounting to crisis. The charity has joined with the magazine Classical Music to launch ‘Harmony in Mind’ which is a campaign to.....Read more

art at the house 2019

Fri 29 Mar 2019

art at the house 2019

ART@THE HOUSE returns to Cliffe House in Shepley for its second year, promising another fabulous two days of arts, crafts and creativity, combined with good food and drink, woodland walks, children’s activities and musi.....Read more

Volunteer with Holmfirth Festival of Folk and get involved

Wed 27 Mar 2019

Volunteer with Holmfirth Festival of Folk and get involved

Would you like to volunteer during the Holmfirth Festival of Folk in May? We are a community based festival that relies on a dedicated group of volunteers to make the weekend happen. We still need volunteers for stew.....Read more

Summer Concert on Saturday 14th July

Mon 09 Jul 2018

Summer Concert on Saturday 14th July

Sizzling Summer Concert At St Paul's Church Hall, Preston, next Saturday 14th July at 7.30pm. Tickets - only £7 include light refreshments. An evening of musical delights and respite before the World Cup Final the.....Read more

Ebb tide- a collection of three duets for clarinet and bassoon

Wed 19 Sep 2018

Ebb tide- a collection of three duets for clarinet and bassoon

Ebbtide is a collection of three duets for clarinet and bassoon which explores the symbolism of an ever-changing coastline as a metaphor for half-forgotten memories that are revealed only to recede again into the fathoml.....Read more

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