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News from Creative Kirklees / News / Music / 1 to 50 of 69 https://www.creativekirklees.com/listings/news/?disc%5B0%5D=13&view=rss Read the latest Creative Kirklees news and sign up to receive our weekly newsletter. Keep up to date with arts and creative events going on near you and pick up on the latest jobs and funding info. Teach Music in Hertfordshire - Herts Music Service Thu, 13 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0100 https://creativehertfordshire.com/hertfordshire-music-service/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... Kirklees Concert Season 2019-20 has launched! Tue, 11 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0100 https://creativekirklees.com/kirklees-concert-season/kirklees-concert-season-2019-20-has-launched/ The new programme for the 2019-20 Kirklees Concert Season launched last week. Once again, the new Season showcases some of the finest talent from around the world in Huddersfield and Dewsbury Town Halls. Gordon S... Early Bird Ticket offer for Holmfirth Arts Festival 2019 Sat, 01 Jun 2019 00:00:00 +0100 https://creativekirklees.com/holmfirth-arts-festival/early-bird-ticket-offer-for-holmfirth-arts-festival-2019/ Grab your discounted Early Bird Tickets for Holmfirth Arts Festival 2019 before midnight tomorrow Sunday 2 June. Early Bird Sale ends 11.59pm. Three days of shows coming from all corners of the globe, including head... Nu Popes and Easy Stride Band coming back to Small Seeds Tue, 28 May 2019 00:00:00 +0100 https://creativekirklees.com/small-seeds/nupopes-easystrideband-smallseeds-show/ Two UK funk scene bands Easy Stride Band and Nu Popes unite for a summer show on June the 8th at Small Seeds, Huddersfield. Known for their high-energy performances and fantastic musicianship the bands have roots in the ... Help to shape a world class future for music in Kirklees Fri, 24 May 2019 00:00:00 +0100 https://creativekirklees.com/creative-kirklees/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... Kirklees Concert Season Previews Tue, 21 May 2019 00:00:00 +0100 https://creativekirklees.com/kirklees-concert-season/kirklees-concert-season-previews/ The Kirklees Concert Season returns in September, marking the seventeenth year of Opera North and Kirklees Council’s unique partnership, and the first step on the journey towards the region’s Year of Music 2023. You ... King Zepha returns to Hudds for special show at Small Seeds Wed, 15 May 2019 00:00:00 +0100 https://creativekirklees.com/small-seeds/kingzepha/ Local singer, songwriter and producer Sam Thornton, better known by his stage name King Zepha, has had a busy year so far. Shortly after finishing off his new album King Zepha's Northern Sound, which was recorded at his ... GNUF has Landed! Fri, 10 May 2019 00:00:00 +0100 https://creativekirklees.com/grand-northern-ukulele-festival/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 ... Kirklees' Year of Music 2023 launch Mon, 15 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0100 https://creativekirklees.com/creative-kirklees/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... Everybody's Talking, Nobody's listening Tue, 09 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0100 https://creativekirklees.com/dexhannon/dvec/ “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’... Reflections by the Orchestra of Opera North Mon, 08 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0100 https://creativekirklees.com/creative-kirklees/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... Fighting Mental Illness Crisis Among Musicians Fri, 05 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0100 https://creativekirklees.com/creative-kirklees/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... art at the house 2019 Fri, 29 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0000 https://creativekirklees.com/art-the-house/art-at-the-house-2019/ ART@THE HOUSE returns to Cliffe House in Shepley for its second year, promising another fabulous two days of arts, crafts and creativity, combined with good food and drink, woodland walks, children’s activities and musi... Summer Concert on Saturday 14th July Mon, 09 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0100 https://creativetorbay.com/oneaccord/summer-concert-on-saturday-14th-july/ Sizzling Summer Concert At St Paul's Church Hall, Preston, next Saturday 14th July at 7.30pm. Tickets - only £7 include light refreshments. An evening of musical delights and respite before the World Cup Final the... Ebb tide- a collection of three duets for clarinet and bassoon Wed, 19 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0100 https://creativetorbay.com/mark-whitefield/https-fortonmusic-co-uk-product-ebb-tide/ Ebbtide is a collection of three duets for clarinet and bassoon which explores the symbolism of an ever-changing coastline as a metaphor for half-forgotten memories that are revealed only to recede again into the fathoml... music really is for life! Wed, 11 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0100 https://creativetorbay.com/jj-s-arts-academy/music-really-is-for-life/ We received a wonderful email from a past student's Dad yesterday; 'Half a dozen years ago, you taught my daughter, Emily, to play piano. We moved to Austria in 2013 but Emily kept playing and learning piano. I don... Yamaha interviews ! Wed, 25 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0100 https://creativetorbay.com/jj-s-arts-academy/yamaha-interviews/ This is Sam being interviewed by Martin from Yamaha HQ. We have six students being interviewed for the Yamaha Europe Facebook page this evening for their five seconds of fame! Christmas deal at JJ's! Wed, 28 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0000 https://creativetorbay.com/jj-s-arts-academy/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... Talking Drum - Steve Jansen drum cover Fri, 20 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0100 https://creativetorbay.com/drumsdrummerdrumslivecom/talking-drum-steve-jansen-drum-cover/ Steve Jansen form Japan had a very unusual approach to drumming in the band, he was one of many drummers that caught my ear. Go to www.drumslive.com where members can download this wav file drum track to play along to wi... Guitarist/singer wanted Fri, 24 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0100 https://creativetorbay.com/drumsdrummerdrumslivecom/guitarist-singer-wanted/ Groove style and originality without ego. Originals only, ability to jam out ideas and to groove with great feel and timing. As a start point for a musical style imagine what the 80's band Japan would sound like ... New 4 track Album : Fernworthy Tue, 19 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0000 https://creativetorbay.com/liudprand/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... LOCAL MAESTRO BOWS OUT WITH FINAL CONCERT Thu, 04 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0100 https://creativehertfordshire.com/hertfordshire-music-service/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... Fundraising Update Mon, 22 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0100 https://creativehertfordshire.com/creative-hertfordshire/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... Huddersfield Musician Thabo: Article in Huddersfield Examiner Mon, 23 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0100 https://creativekirklees.com/creative-kirklees/huddersfield-musician-thabo-article-in-huddersfield-examiner/ Here's another great article from the Huddersfield Examiner on Huddersfield's musical talent - this time about the fabulous Thabo Mkwananzi, the Huddersfield refugee musician who has just completed a tour with global su... Money for Music in Kirklees Fri, 17 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0100 https://creativekirklees.com/creative-kirklees/moneyformusic/ An ambitious project to make the most of Kirklees’ rich and diverse musical heritage has received a cash boost this week. The project has received £299,032 from the Leeds LEP’s Business Rates Pool fund to spend on m... &Piano Music Festival featured in Huddersfield Examiner Tue, 04 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0100 https://creativekirklees.com/creative-kirklees/piano-music-festival-featured-in-huddersfield-examiner/ Here's the latest article about music in Kirklees - read about the new &Piano Music Festival taking place in Slaithwaite in this Huddersfield Examiner article. The first of its kind in the area, this three-day festival ... Freshers Festival brings big name music acts to Huddersfield Mon, 17 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0100 https://creativekirklees.com/creative-kirklees/freshers-festival-brings-big-name-music-acts-to-huddersfield/ This year's week-long Huddersfield Freshers Festival, (commencing Monday 17 September), has a lot going on music wise - featuring big name music acts including Tinchy Stryder and Avelino. There's also comedian Adam ... Banging the Drum for Music Influence Tue, 18 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0100 https://creativekirklees.com/creative-kirklees/banging-the-drum-for-music-influence/ Here is a great article from the Huddersfield Examiner on music and the work going on in Kirklees and how the story will be shared at this years Music Cities Convention. http://bit.ly/BangingtheDrum Local festivals encourage residents to become ‘music hosts’ Fri, 12 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0100 https://creativekirklees.com/creative-kirklees/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... All that Jazz and Much More Tue, 16 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0100 https://creativekirklees.com/creative-kirklees/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... hcmf// - Calling Young Curators Tue, 23 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0100 https://creativekirklees.com/creative-kirklees/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... Do you have a spare room? Why not become a music host? Mon, 12 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0000 https://creativekirklees.com/creative-kirklees/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... Preview of Songs of War Concert - Huddersfield Examiner Mon, 19 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0000 https://creativekirklees.com/creative-kirklees/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! Take part in an audit of music in Kirklees Tue, 04 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0000 https://creativekirklees.com/creative-kirklees/t/ 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... Huddersfield set to become world-class hub for music Mon, 17 Dec 2018 00:00:00 +0000 https://creativekirklees.com/creative-kirklees/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... Yorkshire Evening Post article and music in Kirklees Wed, 02 Jan 2019 00:00:00 +0000 https://creativekirklees.com/creative-kirklees/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... Kirklees Music Festival Leaders come together Mon, 28 Jan 2019 00:00:00 +0000 https://creativekirklees.com/creative-kirklees/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... Economic Impact Study on Music Festivals Wed, 27 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0000 https://creativekirklees.com/creative-kirklees/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... New artwork by Peter O'Toole Thu, 14 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0000 https://creativekirklees.com/creative-kirklees/59-63-princess-street/ 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... Liz K Miller: Circular Score Performance & Artist’s Talk Tue, 13 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0000 https://creativekirklees.com/wyprintworkshop/post-2-lizkmiller-performance-talk/ Dont miss out on what is going to be a brilliant afternoon of music and print! Join us and artist Liz K Miller at Huddersfield Art Gallery this Saturday. Liz was the winner of the 2017 West Yorkshire Print Workshop #Flou... My Debut album is out! Wed, 07 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0000 https://creativekirklees.com/dexhannon/104-lowergate/ So i have been playing around with sounds. Experimenting with shifting the power of words in how you deliver them. I began playing around with Logic, music software. and started recording my poems and turning them into e... Cleckheaton Announces Artist Line-up Tue, 08 Jan 2019 00:00:00 +0000 https://creativekirklees.com/cleckheaton-folk-festival/cleckheaton-announces-artist-line-up/ Following our recent successful Advent Calendar Artist announcements we are pleased to list our artists on our website. The list includes Jon Boden & The Remnant Kings, London Philharmonic Skiffle Orchestra, Alden Patter... Revisiting War Requiem, 55 years later – an interview with Frank Thu, 01 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0000 https://creativekirklees.com/huddersfield-philharmonic-orchestra/revisiting-war-requiem-55-years-later-an-interview-with-frank/ Ahead of our concert – War & Peace – on the 11th of November at 3:30pm in Huddersfield Town Hall, I had an opportunity to do a telephone interview with our bass trombonist Frank Mathison. Frank is our “Classical Celebr... Marsden Jazz Festival BBC Radio 3 Broadcast Mon, 05 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0000 https://creativekirklees.com/marsdenjazz/marsden-jazz-festival/ Marsden Jazz Festival's 2018 commission is being broadcast on BBC Radio 3 at 11pm on Monday 12 November. On Marsden Moor is a suite based on five poems by Marsden-born poet Simon Armitage, which was written by Jonny M... ‘I love screaming on the mic’: On the road with hcmf// radio Tue, 19 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0000 https://creativekirklees.com/hcmf/hcmfvanradio/ It seemed like a hair-brained idea: taking a 45-year-old Classic Campervan called Betsy and turning it into a mobile radio, one that would tour Kirklees teaching students to DJ and host radio shows. But it was one our Le... Dewsbury Lunchtime Concerts are back with Bite-Sized G&S Sun, 09 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0100 https://creativekirklees.com/kirklees-concert-season/dewsbury-lunchtime-concerts-are-back-with-bite-sized-g-s/ Jeremy Peaker (Chorus of Opera North and formerly D’Oyly Carte) returns to Dewsbury Town Hall for the third year running to open the Lunchtime Chamber Concert Season with a delightful romp through the risqué wit of Gilbe... Highlands of Home opens 2018/19 Kirklees Concert Season Tue, 11 Sep 2018 00:00:00 +0100 https://creativekirklees.com/kirklees-concert-season/highlands-of-home-opens-2018-19-kirklees-concert-season/ Highlands of Home opens the 2018/19 Kirklees Concert Season on 20 September, 7.30pm at Huddersfield Town Hall. Conductor Garry Walker Orchestra of Opera North Violin Jack Libeck Arnold’s Four Scottish Dances ar... Armistice centenary commemorated in Kirklees Concert Season Fri, 05 Oct 2018 00:00:00 +0100 https://creativekirklees.com/kirklees-concert-season/armistice/ From the pandemonium of battle to moving reflections on loss and self-sacrifice, this year’s Kirklees Concert Season commemorates the centenary of the end of the First World War through music, beginning with a concert sc... Huddersfield premiere for Opera North's Armistice commemoration Mon, 05 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0000 https://creativekirklees.com/kirklees-concert-season/songs-of-war/ Opera North’s Orchestra, Youth Chorus, Young Voices and Children’s Chorus are preparing to join forces for the premiere of a specially commissioned work by leading composer Will Todd, in commemoration of the centenary of... Canopy of Voices Mon, 12 Nov 2018 00:00:00 +0000 https://creativekirklees.com/manasamitra/https-hcmf-co-uk-event-canopy-of-voices/ Free Event Peyee Chen soprano Christopher O’Gorman tenor Jonathan Hanley tenor Ben Howarth bass James Cave cello / composition Duncan Chapman live electronics / composition Karin De Fleyt flute Lucy Nolan harp...