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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

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

Marsden Jazz Festival needs your help & support

Tue 09 Jul 2019

Marsden Jazz Festival needs your help & support

Award-winning Marsden Jazz Festival has launched a funding campaign and needs to raise £10,000 by 21 July to secure the festival for this October. The 28th Marsden Jazz Festival will take place from Friday 11th - Sund.....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

Lunchtime concerts brighten up Autumn days

Mon 21 Oct 2019

Lunchtime concerts brighten up Autumn days

Organ lunchtime concerts at Huddersfield Town Hall are sure to brighten those dull days. Organised by Kirklees Council, these popular concerts feature amazing music played by Gordon Stewart, the Kirklees Borough organ.....Read more

MUSiK

Tue 12 Nov 2019

MUSiK

The launch event to celebrate MUSiK, the new brand, identity and online hub for Music in Kirklees took place last week. In addition to u.....Read more

Townsounds

Tue 12 Nov 2019

Townsounds

Townsounds is a snapshot of Huddersfield’s musical heritage – past and present – charting how music-making in the town strengthened not only the town’s civic identity, but also social networks and notions of community. .....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

Cleckheaton Folk Festival 2020

Tue 03 Dec 2019

Cleckheaton Folk Festival 2020

Our "Advent Calendar" announcements started this week with the first three artists appearing next year being Pete Coe, Kimber's Men and Edwina Hayes. Our website will be updated daily so keep visiting for more informatio.....Read more

Cleckheaton Folk Festival 2020 - Crowdfunding Success

Tue 12 Nov 2019

Cleckheaton Folk Festival 2020 - Crowdfunding Success

Cleckheaton Folk Festival says Thank you, Thank you, Thank you …. Thanks to all who have pledged so far – because you were so generous we have secured a huge pledge from our local council Kirklees MDC for £2000. Is.....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

Hepworth Band says a big thank you

Sun 17 Nov 2019

Hepworth Band says a big thank you

HEPWORTH SAYS THANK YOU FOR GRANT AWARDS & SUPPORT The Hepworth brass band is grateful to have secured support from South Yorkshire Community Foundation, One Community Kirklees, Huddersfield Common Good Trust, Holme Val.....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

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