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new Youth Music funding programme

Tue 08 Nov 2011

new Youth Music funding programme

The new Youth Music funding programme opens on 3rd November. Details are on the website at: http://www.youthmusic.org.uk/musicispower/Grants/ Following the launch events Sally Clements from Youth Music will be holding 3.....Read more

Music Industry Talent Development Fund.

Wed 24 Apr 2013

Music Industry Talent Development Fund.

The performing Rights Society for Music Foundation (PRS) has announced that it will launch a new Music Industry Talent Development Fund. This is a partnership between PRS for Music Foundation and Arts Council England whi.....Read more

£500,000 Momentum Music Fund

Thu 23 May 2013

£500,000 Momentum Music Fund

Arts Council England and PRS for Music Foundation last week launched the new £500,000 Momentum Music Fund, supporting the development of talented musicians and bands. Artists and bands working in any music genre can app.....Read more

Calling all Music Leaders/Teachers....

Wed 02 Oct 2013

Calling all Music Leaders/Teachers....

Dear All Hugh Nankivell here from the Torbay Music HUB. At the last HUB meeting I was proposed as the ‘named lead’ for music leaders working within Torbay in both formal and informal music education. To begin wi.....Read more

iOrchestra returns to Torbay for a second year.....

Wed 29 Apr 2015

iOrchestra returns to Torbay for a second year.....

iOrchestra returns to Torbay for a second year and is bigger and better Inspired by the latest digital technology, iOrchestra brings the amazing opportunity to step inside the beating heart of an orchestra to comm.....Read more

Torbay Music Hub website

Wed 01 Jul 2015

Torbay Music Hub website

New website to inspire and support young music makers across the Bay! • Torbay Music Hub website www.torbaymusichub.co.uk launches Wednesday 1 July during Torbay Festival of Song week • Free-to-enter online competit.....Read more

GeoOpera - Young Musicians - calling YOU!

Tue 02 Feb 2016

GeoOpera - Young Musicians - calling YOU!

Are you interested in helping to compose a new piece of musical theatre with local musicians and the Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra? In September 2016, the International UNESCO Global Geoparks Conference lands in.....Read more

Calling choirs & musicians!

Fri 14 Nov 2014

Calling choirs & musicians!

The festive season is almost upon us, and we are looking for choir groups and musicians to take part in our annual Cockington Court Christmas Fayre on Saturday 6th and Sunday 7th December. The two-day festive fayre will .....Read more

More proof that amateur theatre is a stepping stone to more

Wed 01 Oct 2014

More proof that amateur theatre is a stepping stone to more

Two of our members will be appearing in paid supporting roles in this international production of Verdi's opera Rigoletto, at the Princess Theatre next week - More proof that being with us, can help advance your performa.....Read more

Nicky Swann at The Blue Walnut Cafe

Fri 09 Sep 2011

Nicky Swann at The Blue Walnut Cafe

One of the very best of the new generation of female singer-songwriters, comes to the Blue Walnut Cafe on Saturday 17th September. This powerful, original and versatile singer has achieved critical acclaim with sublime o.....Read more

Nicky Swann wins Best Acoustic Act 2011 at Music Awards

Thu 17 Nov 2011

Nicky Swann wins Best Acoustic Act 2011 at Music Awards

Nicky Swann has just won Best Acoustic Act at the South West Music Awards, held at the Corn Exchange, Exeter. The winners were voted for by venues around the South West. Other winners included: Show of Hands (Best Folk.....Read more

Spiral Earth Best Original Song Award - Your Vote Counts

Thu 24 Jan 2013

Spiral Earth Best Original Song Award - Your Vote Counts

Nicky Swann has been nominated at the 2013 Spiral Earth Awards for Best Original Song with 'Because of You' The voting is open to the public NOW and closes on 14th March 2013. You can vote by clicking the link http://ww.....Read more

what we all need

Fri 07 Dec 2012

what we all need

The Christmas Single is now released - 'WHAT WE ALL NEED' - by Assembly aka SWMS - written by Hugh Nankivell (Torquay) and Ben McCabe (not Torquay) and played by 50 of the SW finest young musicians arranged by Dean Brod.....Read more

A New Singing Project for Torbay

Tue 02 Dec 2014

A New Singing Project for Torbay

A New Community Singing Project for Torbay Come and work with local composers Hugh Nankivell and Steve Sowden for a new performance project, ‘The Heaviside Condition’, in Torbay, 2015. We are looking for local peop.....Read more

The way ahead for One Accord

Tue 26 Mar 2013

The way ahead for One Accord

ONE ACCORD One Accord is a unique vocal performance group which evolved out of an Adult & Community Learning Singer’s Workshop in Paignton. We sang together as “The Bishop’s Place” Singers for 6 years, gradually bu.....Read more

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