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Growing success for Maria Wallace and True North Music

Tue 15 Oct 2019

Growing success for Maria Wallace and True North Music

2019 has been another great year for Huddersfield-based music promoter and booking agent Maria Wallace and her grassroots venture True North Music. Maria has once again reached the finals of the Yorkshire Gig Guide Grass.....Read more

Gordon Stewart chosen to showcase $2 million organ in America

Tue 24 Sep 2019

Gordon Stewart chosen to showcase $2 million organ in America

Dr Gordon Stewart, the Kirklees Borough Organist was chosen to showcase the qualities of the brand new, $2 million, 2,587 gold leaf front-façade organ in Bruton Parish, Virginia, America earlier this month at its debut p.....Read more

Promoting Kirklees music at Freshers Fair

Tue 24 Sep 2019

Promoting Kirklees music at Freshers Fair

We've been promoting music in Kirklees at this year's Freshers Fair at the University of Huddersfield - making connections and sharing information with students on the opportunities to get involved with or listen to musi.....Read more

Young Curators Programme: Open Call

Mon 09 Sep 2019

Young Curators Programme: Open Call

hcmf// Young Curators Programme hcmf//’s Young Curators Programme is aimed at developing talent and leadership amongst the music programmers, promoters and curators of the future. For this project hcmf// is looking to.....Read more

The 2019/20 Lunchtime Organ Concert Season is back!

Mon 09 Sep 2019

The 2019/20 Lunchtime Organ Concert Season is back!

Gordon Stewart, the Kirklees Borough Organist opens the new lunchtime organ concert season at Huddersfield Town Hall next Monday (16 Sept). If you haven't been to one of our friendly organ concerts before, do come alo.....Read more

Opera North open the new Orchestral Season with

Mon 09 Sep 2019

Opera North open the new Orchestral Season with "The Emperor"

Opera North open the Kirklees Orchestral Concert Season on Thursday 19 September with "The Emperor" when you can hear music from Webern, Schubert and Beethoven. Commanding orchestral showstoppers coupled with a phenom.....Read more

The 2019-20 Dewsbury Lunchtime Chamber Concert Season begins

Tue 03 Sep 2019

The 2019-20 Dewsbury Lunchtime Chamber Concert Season begins

There's no better way to start the new Lunchtime Chamber Concert Season in Dewsbury Town Hall than a rousing brass concert. The Chamber Concert Season begins next week, with a delightful Trumpet Recital by Opera North.....Read more

Kirklees Concert Season 2019/2020

Wed 28 Aug 2019

Kirklees Concert Season 2019/2020

The Kirklees Concert Season returns in less than two weeks and once again showcases some of the finest talent from around the world in Huddersfield and Dewsbury Town Halls. The 2019/2020 Season is extra special as it ma.....Read more

Which orchestral concert is the one for you?

Tue 27 Aug 2019

Which orchestral concert is the one for you?

Have you taken our concert quiz yet? Find out which one of the Kirklees Concert Season's orchestral concerts you should see based on your personality! Follow the link below to go through a series of fun questions ab.....Read more

Kirklees Concert Season 2019-20 Audio Brochure

Tue 27 Aug 2019

Kirklees Concert Season 2019-20 Audio Brochure

An audio brochure is now available for the Kirklees Concert Season 2019-20. Opera North and Kirklees Council present a fantastic and varied programme at Huddersfield and Dewsbury Town Halls from September 2019 to Ma.....Read more

Hear pianist Marc-André Hamelin on BBC Proms

Tue 27 Aug 2019

Hear pianist Marc-André Hamelin on BBC Proms

Brilliant Canadian pianist Marc-André Hamelin opens the new Kirklees Concert Season with the Orchestra of Opera_North on 19 September and you can hear him live from the BBC Proms on Wednesday 28 August at https://www.bbc.....Read more

&Piano 2019 Event Dates Announced

Wed 14 Aug 2019

&Piano 2019 Event Dates Announced

After it's first successful year in 2018, &Piano returns for another season of fantastic music performed by fantastic musicians. &Piano begins again with a relaxed afternoon of Musical Theatre on Sunday September 8th .....Read more

Ten Reasons why Orchestral Music is Awesome!!

Mon 12 Aug 2019

Ten Reasons why Orchestral Music is Awesome!!

Orchestral music really is awesome! See the link below to see 10 reasons why! https://www.playbuzz.com/item/6d06fc77-fc17-49f4-8a5e-05278aa8c82e The new Kirklees Orchestral Season begins in September! Ta.....Read more

Christmas deal at JJ's!

Wed 28 Nov 2018

Christmas deal at JJ's!

There are four teaching weeks left at JJ’s Arts Academy and so if you are thinking of buying your loved one a musical instrument for Christmas, why not try it out first! 4 lessons plus course book = £79 Deal = £39.50.....Read more

New 4 track Album : Fernworthy

Tue 19 Mar 2019

New 4 track Album : Fernworthy

My latest 4 track album called Fernworthy has just been released on the Canadian label Forests and Rivers. Each track is named after a river in Devon and the album title is named after Fernworthy Forest on Dartmoor. (I u.....Read more

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