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Kirklees Concert Season - Sponsorship/Donations

Tue 25 Feb 2020

Kirklees Concert Season - Sponsorship/Donations

We are delighted to say that the Kirklees Concert Season will return again in September and would like to take this opportunity to offer you the chance to be involved in your community by sponsoring a lunchtime organ con.....Read more

Sibelius & a Sitar Concerto Premiere

Mon 17 Feb 2020

Sibelius & a Sitar Concerto Premiere

Ahead of the world premiere at Huddersfield Town Hall on Sunday 23 February, sitarist and composer Jasdeep Degun talks about bringing Indian classical music to the Orchestra of Opera North. Follow the link below to li.....Read more

Back here :)

Mon 10 Feb 2020

Back here :)

Haven't used this site in a while - will try to get back in the swing of it :)..Read more

Lunchtime Organ Concerts in Huddersfield Town Hall

Wed 05 Feb 2020

Lunchtime Organ Concerts in Huddersfield Town Hall

There are just three remaining lunchtime recitals in the 2019-20 Organ Concert Season at Huddersfield Town Hall. Kirklees Borough Organist, Gordon Stewart will be playing the magnificent Father Willis Organ at his h.....Read more

Youth Music Funding Deadlines 2020

Tue 04 Feb 2020

Youth Music Funding Deadlines 2020

Youth Music are have announced news about upcoming deadlines for applications to Fund A, Fund B and Music Education Hubs Development Fund. Each year, Youth Music supports around 350 projects across England, reaching more.....Read more

The Guitar Project at Watford School of Music

Sat 11 Jan 2020

The Guitar Project at Watford School of Music

The Guitar Project is a guitar ensemble (or guitar orchestra) that is unique in that the line up combines electric and bass guitars with classical guitars. There is no published music for such a line up, so the entire p.....Read more

Talented Young People Awards  - applications open for 2020

Tue 07 Jan 2020

Talented Young People Awards - applications open for 2020

Are you aged between 12 and 24 and have the passion, ambition and outstanding talent to pursue a future career in the arts? The Arts Guild Talented Young People award aims to recognize and celebrate achievement as wel.....Read more

Stevenage Arts Guild Newsletter - December 2019

Tue 07 Jan 2020

Stevenage Arts Guild Newsletter - December 2019

Check out the first edition of our newsletter which is available on our website. The March issue will be sent out at the end of February. If you are a member group and would like to be featured in the next issue pl.....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

Teach Music in Hertfordshire - Herts Music Service

Thu 13 Jun 2019

Teach Music in Hertfordshire - Herts Music Service

Come and use your skills! Hertfordshire Music Service want teachers to deliver one-to-one and small group lessons in our schools and music centres — could this be you? Music Graduates starting salary is £22-23,000.....Read more

Economic Impact Study on Music Festivals

Wed 27 Feb 2019

Economic Impact Study on Music Festivals

An update to an Economic Impact Study has recently been produced, which builds on a wide-ranging economic research project that was undertaken across six Kirklees festivals and events back in 2007. The latest study focus.....Read more

New artwork by Peter O'Toole

Thu 14 Mar 2019

New artwork by Peter O'Toole

New artwork has gone up in the walkway from the Piazza and Queensgate Market in Huddersfield. The illustrations by artist Peter O'Toole celebrate the varied musical heritage of the district. Walk through into the marke.....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

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

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

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