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LOCAL MAESTRO BOWS OUT WITH FINAL CONCERT

Thu 04 Oct 2018

LOCAL MAESTRO BOWS OUT WITH FINAL CONCERT

Thomas Loten – a major figure in Hertfordshire’s music community over the past half century – will lead his orchestra for a final concert to remember this October. This will be the final concert for the Dacorum Symph.....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

Fundraising Update

Mon 22 Oct 2018

Fundraising Update

Small Grants Small Grants uses Lottery funding to make awards of between £300 and £10,000 to not-for-profit organisations to help more people play sport. Application deadline: Ongoing https://www.sportengland.org/fun.....Read more

Local festivals encourage residents to become ‘music hosts’

Fri 12 Oct 2018

Local festivals encourage residents to become ‘music hosts’

Kirklees is home to internationally recognised world class music, and every year its diverse programme of events attracts thousands of music and cultural tourists from across the UK and all around the world. During t.....Read more

All that Jazz and Much More

Tue 16 Oct 2018

All that Jazz and Much More

Here is a great 2 page article about Marsden Jazz Festival that appeared in the Huddersfield Examiner on Friday 12 October ahead of the Festival which took place over the weekend. If you missed out on this year's Festiv.....Read more

hcmf// - Calling Young Curators

Tue 23 Oct 2018

hcmf// - Calling Young Curators

hcmf// is preparing to launch an exciting new initiative aimed at developing talent and leadership amongst the music programmers, promoters and curators of the future. Over the duration of the project, a team of six Y.....Read more

Do you have a spare room?  Why not become a music host?

Mon 12 Nov 2018

Do you have a spare room? Why not become a music host?

Become a music host at hcmf// 2018 and other music events in the future and join the Kirklees world class music movement. Are you a local resident who would be interested in renting out a spare room, flat or even an e.....Read more

Preview of Songs of War Concert - Huddersfield Examiner

Mon 19 Nov 2018

Preview of Songs of War Concert - Huddersfield Examiner

Read the Examiner's great preview of the Opera North Concert, "The Songs of War" taking place at Huddersfield Town Hall this Thursday, 22 November at 7.30 pm at Huddersfield Town Hall. Tickets still available!..Read more

Take part in an audit of music in Kirklees

Tue 04 Dec 2018

Take part in an audit of music in Kirklees

An audit to map music in Kirklees is being undertaken and is part of a wider piece of work to develop music in Kirklees, together with plans for a year of music in 2023. This work is currently being supported by the Mus.....Read more

Huddersfield set to become world-class hub for music

Mon 17 Dec 2018

Huddersfield set to become world-class hub for music

Kirklees Council in partnership with the University of Huddersfield and a number of music organisations, festivals, independent venues, a record shop and a label, have come together in a Music Group to set out an ambitio.....Read more

Yorkshire Evening Post article and music in Kirklees

Wed 02 Jan 2019

Yorkshire Evening Post article and music in Kirklees

Read the Yorkshire Evening Post interview with musician Pat Fulgoni on why the ‘Kirklees Music Development Project is good news’ at www.yorkshireeveningpost.co.uk/whats-on/music/pat-fulgoni-kirklees-music-development-pro.....Read more

Kirklees Music Festival Leaders come together

Mon 28 Jan 2019

Kirklees Music Festival Leaders come together

Dedicated music festival leaders from the district have come together to form a voluntary ‘super group’ that will – for the first time ever – team up on ways to further put creativity and musical experiences on the map f.....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

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