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Workshops to help you with grant funding for Year of Music

Sat 17 Jul 2021

Workshops to help you with grant funding for Year of Music

The Year of Music 2023 is a year-long festival of music led by Kirklees Council, in partnership with music organisations from across the district. We know that it will need participation from all the people and groups.....Read more

University of Huddersfield Brass Band Broadcast - Pilot Project

Tue 06 Jul 2021

University of Huddersfield Brass Band Broadcast - Pilot Project

As part of a pilot project between a number of departments at the University of Huddersfield, a live broadcast was recently streamed from Huddersfield Town Hall by the University of Huddersfield Brass Band. Schools from.....Read more

Take part in music education survey

Tue 29 Jun 2021

Take part in music education survey

The Department for Education (DfE) has commissioned Arts Council England to undertake a short piece of market research to understand how the landscape of music education has changed over the last decade. To gauge this, a.....Read more

William Galinsky to lead the Kirklees Year of Music 2023

Mon 07 Jun 2021

William Galinsky to lead the Kirklees Year of Music 2023

it has been announced that International arts festival artistic director William Galinsky has been appointed as artistic programmer for the Kirklees Year of Music 2023. William specialises in creating arts festivals a.....Read more

Kirklees Council Partners with I'll Fly Away Foundation

Wed 19 May 2021

Kirklees Council Partners with I'll Fly Away Foundation

Kirklees Council has formed a partnership with The I’ll Fly Away Foundation in the USA, which uses the power of music to engage children and improve their lives through songwriting. Through this partnership, the I’ll Fl.....Read more

Kirklees Council announce board for Year of Music 2023

Tue 18 May 2021

Kirklees Council announce board for Year of Music 2023

Kirklees Council is pleased to announce the board for the Year of Music 2023. Linking into Yorkshire’s plans for a Year of Culture in 2023, the aim is for Kirklees to shine a spotlight on the richness and diversity o.....Read more

Action needed: MPs to examine future of music festivals

Fri 13 Nov 2020

Action needed: MPs to examine future of music festivals

Festival organisers are urged to take part in a Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) enquiry, which will specifically look at what support is needed for UK music festivals to return in 2021. A DCMS .....Read more

University Student composers snapped up for TV music

Sun 11 Oct 2020

University Student composers snapped up for TV music

Music plays a major role in even the smallest television programme – now the University has linked with major music library The Nerve to offer Huddersfield’s young student composers a chance to hit the big time. FROM .....Read more

Kirklees Year of Music 2023 - How your group can get involved

Tue 09 Mar 2021

Kirklees Year of Music 2023 - How your group can get involved

As part of Kirklees Council’s commitment to cultural development in the district, we have plans in place that we need your help with and particularly for our Year of Music in 2023. This will be a year-long celebration of.....Read more

Music Partnership Board - invitation to apply

Thu 18 Feb 2021

Music Partnership Board - invitation to apply

Kirklees is going to deliver a Year of Music in 2023 and we are looking to appoint a diverse Music Partnership Board with a broad range of knowledge and skills to take the lead in the delivery of the Year of Music 2023......Read more

Year of Music 2023: Introduction for Musical Theatre and Am Dram

Tue 30 Mar 2021

Year of Music 2023: Introduction for Musical Theatre and Am Dram

Kirklees Council has committed to deliver a Year of Music in 2023 as part of Leeds 2023 - a Year of Culture for Leeds and the wider region. This session will be an introduction to the Year of Music and how local musical .....Read more

COVID-19 inspires musical collective to defy the pandemic

Sat 01 May 2021

COVID-19 inspires musical collective to defy the pandemic

The University of Huddersfield’s Professor of Music Rupert Till has helped to pull together an inspiring new piece of music from an eclectic group of 20 musicians that are both inspired by and in defiance of the global c.....Read more

Community Music Groups in Kirklees – We need your help!

Sat 01 May 2021

Community Music Groups in Kirklees – We need your help!

As part of Kirklees Council’s commitment to cultural development in the district, we have plans in place that we need your help with and particularly for our Year of Music in 2023. This will be a year-long celebration of.....Read more