music

02 Mar 2021
Some of the world’s leading acoustic guitar players are joining a Shropshire-based musician for a series of online courses and live workshops. The world-class guitarists, who would usually be playing with the likes of James Taylor and Madonna, are dedicating their time to help Chris Quinn’s Acoustic Masterclass project. Chris Quinn, of Shrewsbury, has made a name for himself in the world of folk...
DJs Dave Prince and Paul Bennett of The 90's Revival
25 Jan 2021
The latest event to be cancelled for a second year running due to Coronavirus restrictions, are two music concerts from The 90’s Revival, which were due to go ahead in June at the Greenhous West Mid Showground. The event had originally been planned for June 2020, and has since been postponed from June 2021 to 2022. DJs Dave Prince and Paul Bennett from the act said, “With much regret, we must now...
Dylan Fowler, Nia Lynn and Oli Wilson-Dickson from ALAW
22 Dec 2020
Oli Wilson-Dickson, Dylan Fowler and Nia Lynn make up the band ALAW - who were described as a “Welsh supergroup” by Songlines magazine. Arts Alive have booked the trio in for four shows across Shropshire and Herefordshire in January and February. ALAW have a shared passion for the traditional music of Wales and in 2019 they won a Wales Folk Award after be nominated in 3 categories. Their...
02 Mar 2020
PRESS RELEASE                                                What's On at                                      Clun Valley Music 2020                                St George's Church, Clun SY7 8JH   ​Beethoven's 250th Anniversary  Clun Valley Music 2020 highlights the 250th Anniversary of Beethoven's birth. All concerts will feature his chamber works, a central pillar of our musical culture. On...
11 Feb 2020
We are proud to begin our Beethoven celebrations this year with a recital by one of the brightest stars in the vocal firmament, Roderick Williams. Named Singer of the Year in 2016 (Royal Philharmonic Society Awards) and awarded an OBE for services to music in 2017, baritone Roderick Williams has performed in the world’s finest opera houses and concert halls. Joined by his long-standing musical...
05 Feb 2020
The Shropshire Youth Folk Ensemble present their special 2020 Springtime Concert at Mereside Community Hall, Shrewsbury on Saturday 21st March 7.30pm The concert will feature Laurel Swift and Ben Moss. “Enjoy their rich vocal harmonies and punchy arrangements of traditional and original songs. Tunes infused with great energy and bounce honed by years of dancing with Morris Offspring. Three...
13 Nov 2019
Clun Valley Music returns this December to present a weekend of diverse and dynamic music, including a Junk Percussion workshop and two recitals from world class ensembles.  All events take place at St George's Church Clun, SY7 8JH - for more info and tickets, visit https://www.clunvalleymusic.co.uk/cvm-season-2019-20 Saturday 7th December  1pm Aurora Percussion Duo in Recital : A World of...
15 Oct 2019
An evening full of Spectacular performers for your delight, with Pip Bayley as Master of Ceremonies. Join Alice’s Nightcircus for her first visit to Shrewsbury in a curious journey down a musical rabbit hole. Victor (from Victor and the Bully) introduces his new act Victor Ghastly’s Electric Timebomb which is guaranteed to get your feet tapping with his explosive new sound. Have a ‘Little bit of...
20 Aug 2019
Arcade – Heidi Talbot & Adam Holmes – UK Tour Autumn 2019 Face The Fall released on Drala Records October 4th 2019 Guardian****   Telegraph****  Q Magazine**** "Simply vocal heaven" - The Sunday Times Ireland’s Heidi Talbot and Scotland’s Adam Holmes have joined forces for the first time to create an album of original material together under the name Arcade, which they will tour this autumn,...
The Mercia Ensemble
24 Jul 2019
On Sunday 11th August between 3pm and 7pm, Iscoyd Park, the private country house wedding and events venue, will be hosting an Afternoon Tea with The Mercia Ensemble, a celebrated chamber music group. Tickets for the event are £42, which includes a glass of Champagne on arrival, and decadent afternoon tea. The highly anticipated event takes place in the historical venue of Iscoyd Park with guests...
Subscribe to music