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Harpathon helps bring music to life for isolated groups in Wales

Tuesday 20th June 2017

    A group of 11 talented harpists have helped raise over £750 for the work of a Welsh music charity through an incredible ten hour Harpathon in the capital. Led by Anne Denholm, Official Harpist to HRH The Prince of Wales, and… [read more]

 

Six new ensembles join LMN Wales in 2017

Tuesday 20th June 2017

   

More communities in Wales will experience the transformative power of live music thanks to the new cohort of young professional musicians who have successfully secured a place on the coveted Live Music Now scheme. The charity trains exceptional early career… [read more]

 

LMN Wales celebrates Live Music Now's 40th Anniversary with a 10 hour Harpathon!

Tuesday 16th May 2017

Royal Harpist Anne Denholm. Photo Credit: Tom Porteous Music lovers in the Capital are in for a real treat on Saturday 20th May, when the Welsh national instrument is celebrated with 10 hours of free music by some of the best harpists… [read more]

 

Live Music Now on the lookout for talented Welsh Musicians

Monday 30th January 2017

  Talented early career musicians in Wales are being given the opportunity to join a renowned training and development scheme which provides regular performance opportunities, and follow in the footsteps of celebrated Alumni such as Tim Rhys Evans (MD of Only Boys Aloud/Only… [read more]

 

Festival fever with LMN Wales

Friday 14th October 2016

This autumn, the festival season continues for Live Music Now Wales as more musicians deliver outstanding performances across both North and South regions. North Wales International Music Festival After the success of Cardiff’s Hub Festival, LMN continued onto the North Wales International Music Festival (NWIMF)… [read more]

 

Live Music Now Wales Celebrates the Roald Dahl Centenary October Half-term

Friday 14th October 2016

This October half term, join the splendiferous Welsh branch of national music charity Live Music Now, for two hours of creative and musical fun for all ages, to celebrate the Roald Dahl Centenary! Inspired by Roald Dahl’s incredible influence on children, LMN Wales… [read more]

 

First tour for LMN Wales ensemble Bute Clarinet Quartet

Tuesday 20th September 2016

  Live Music Now Wales’ newest ensemble, Bute Clarinet Quartet, have proudly delivered their first residency tour this summer, and received great feedback from six care homes in Bridgend and Porthcawl.  Bute Clarinet Quartet formed in 2013 with Daisy Evans,… [read more]

 

The Welsh Singers Competition 2016

Friday 24th June 2016

The Welsh Singers Competition is a hugely prestigious singing competition that takes place in Wales every two years, with the winner going on to represent Wales in the BBC Cardiff Singer of the World Competition the following year. Live Music Now has arranged the Competition… [read more]

 

Vision and Voice

Thursday 16th June 2016

LMN musician Dan Walsh works with a student at Headlands School Penarth

  Over Winter 2015/2016, Live Music Now Wales delivered the project Vision and Voice in partnership with Chapter Arts Centre and Headlands School Penarth- an Action… [read more]

 

The Menuhin 100 - birthday concerts around the UK

Thursday 5th May 2016

From the tops of mountains to the depths of coal mines, Live Music Now musicians gave performances across the UK in celebration of Yehudi Menuhin's birthday on the 22nd April in his centenary year. Below are some of our favourite photos and videos… [read more]

 
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