The good, the great, and the extra-ordinary at the Royal College of Music

The good, the great, and the extra-ordinary at the Royal College of Music

Professor Colin Lawson, Director of the Royal College of Music has done much to ensure the Royal College of Music remains at the top of the Educational Global Music Landscape. The talent nurtured under his fiscal and creative baton is uncompromising in its excellence. Beethoven said; “music is the electrical...

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H&F council launching new arts programme with Mayor’s award

H&F council launching new arts programme with Mayor’s award

Hammersmith & Fulham will launch a decade-long arts programme funded by a Cultural Impact prize from the Mayor of London, the Borough has announced. The programme, called Sounds like Hammersmith & Fulham, will train young people in music-making and event-producing with the help of industry professionals, according to the Mayor’s...

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Charity Choral Performance of a Renaissance Masterpiece

Charity Choral Performance of a Renaissance Masterpiece

Monteverdi Vespers at Cadogan Hall Wednesday 11 December, Thursday 12 December, 7.30pm  Conductor: Ivor Setterfield Orchestra: Trafalgar Baroque Ensemble Soloists:  Miriam Allan, Zoe Brookshaw, Jonathan Brown, Francis Gush, Matthew Long, Nicholas Mulroy, Dan D’Souza Barts Choir (St Bartholomew’s Hospital Choral Society – registered charity: 273180)  A proportion of the profits...

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Carnival Round-Up

Carnival Round-Up

 What’s shaking at this year’s Notting Hill Carnival? The streets, no doubt; thanks to its legendary collection of sound systems. Geoff Cowart talks to veteran selector Gladdy Wax about his three decades in the game. Plus, our guide to the impressive array of parties before and after the carnival The...

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Edgar Broughton at the Half Moon Putney

Edgar Broughton at the Half Moon Putney

Edgar Broughton Half Moon – Putney, London Wednesday 21 August 2019 8:00 PM Tickets available £12.50 Advance or £15 Door (tickets available) Entry Requirements: 18+ after 7pm https://tickets.halfmoon.co.uk/events/2019-08-21-edgar-broughton-half-moon-putney His solo, acoustic performance is an emotive, entertaining tour de force containing both old favourites and new songs from the heart. (Half...

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Bob Dylan & Neil Young – two of music’s greatest icons amaze a sold-out Hyde Park

Bob Dylan & Neil Young – two of music’s greatest icons amaze a sold-out Hyde Park

For the first time in history, two of the world’s greatest musicians performed on the same billing – Bob Dylan and Neil Young. It was a day of music that was simply unmissable, with tickets selling out in a matter of minutes. And it’s easy to see why, this was a unique moment...

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Kew the Music 2019

Kew the Music 2019

For a few days more, July 9th to the 14th,  you can still catch unmissable musical performances in the stunning atmosphere of the Royal Botanic Gardens in Kew! The UNESCO World Heritage site has been converted into a massive festival ground, yet the beautiful flower collections surrounding the concert area...

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Music Round Up: June

Music Round Up: June

Your summer of musical anniversaries beckons as the BBC Proms toast to the 150th birthday of its founder Sir Henry Wood, while “prog rock” royalty King Crimson turn 50 PROMS The Proms get a bad rap. The flag-waving final night is a quirky footnote in what is one of the...

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British Summer Time Hyde Park’s Open House 2019

British Summer Time Hyde Park’s Open House 2019

Barclaycard presents British Summer Time Hyde Park has announced loads more free activities to their jam-packed midweek festival Open House running from Monday 8 – Thursday 11 July 2019 In collaboration with The Royal Parks, the free programme takes place between two legendary weekends of music, with headliners including Celine Dion...

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Win tickets to British Summer Time in Hyde Park

Win tickets to British Summer Time in Hyde Park

UPDATE: The competition is now closed, congratulations to the victors. British Summer Time is back in Hyde Park for another year of A-list acts, family friendly activities and handpicked developing acts. The festival will start on July 5 and end on July 14, 2019. This is the seventh year that...

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