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Female singers recognised in Mobo Award nominations

Female singers recognised in Mobo Award nominations

Musicroom September 2, 2011 0

This year has marked the rise of the British female solo artist, as the likes of Adele, Jessie J and Katy B have all received nominations at the Mobo Awards. Adele has continued her

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Increased demand sees deadline extend for RNCM competition

Increased demand sees deadline extend for RNCM competition

Musicroom August 30, 2011 0

Owing to increased demand from participants, the deadline to enter the Royal Northern College of Music’s (RNCM) Manchester International Violin Competition has extended. Now, skilled violinists have until September 30th to enter the competition

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Musicroom Acoustic Showcase Final follow up!

Musicroom Acoustic Showcase Final follow up!

Portsmouth August 4, 2011 Comments Off

For the second year running Musicroom Portsmouth staged their Acoustic Showcase which cultimated in last weeks last weeks exciting final! David Courtney (Musicroom Portsmoth Store Manager) giving away the beautiful TW15 Tanglewood acoustic guitar prize to the

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Musicroom Acoustic Showcase Final at The Wedgewood Rooms

Musicroom Acoustic Showcase Final at The Wedgewood Rooms

Portsmouth July 9, 2011 Comments Off

The final of the Musicroom Acoustic Showcase is fast approaching! After two great semi finals, will will be holding the final in The Wedgewood Rooms on the 28th of July. Our four finalists are:

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Musicroom Acoustic Showcase Semi Finals!

Musicroom Acoustic Showcase Semi Finals!

Portsmouth June 8, 2011 Comments Off

Hey folks! The semi finals are fast approaching so make sure you get your ticket beforehand to avoid dissapointment. Its a bargain at £2 to see some of Portsmouth’s finest acoustic artists!  The Finals

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Roundhouse announces 30/30 competition

Roundhouse announces 30/30 competition

Musicroom June 8, 2011 0

The Roundhouse in association with EMI has announced the third year of 30/30. The youth music project is designed to find and help develop new and emerging talent in the UK. Taking place every

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WIN 2 tickets to Download Festival With Hot Rock Drums 4&5

WIN 2 tickets to Download Festival With Hot Rock Drums 4&5

Musicroom May 25, 2011 Comments Off

To celebrate Hot Rock Drums Grades 4 & 5 being available for pre-order Rockschool are giving away two, three day festival tickets (Inc camping) to Download Festival at Donington Park, East Midlands – 10th,

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Henze rewarded with lifetime achievement award

Henze rewarded with lifetime achievement award

Musicroom March 30, 2011 0

Chester Music composer Hans Werner Henze has been named as the recipient of the 2011German Music Author’s Lifetime Achievement Award. A unanimous decision by the jury means that the composer, one of the most

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Life behind the lens: BBC searches for images of Norfolk music scene

Life behind the lens: BBC searches for images of Norfolk music scene

Musicroom March 28, 2011 0

Iconic images from around the world are often used as symbols of past glory days within music. Whether it be The Beatles’ Abbey Road album cover, or Jimi Hendrix setting his guitar on fire,

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Learn the art of composing with the BBC

Learn the art of composing with the BBC

Musicroom March 22, 2011 0

Knowing where to start when it comes to becoming a world-renowned composer can be difficult, with concerns about how to start playing or writing down ideas can act as a barrier to many young

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