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Yamaha introduces new Pacifica guitars

Yamaha introduces new Pacifica guitars

Musicroom April 6, 2011 0

When Yamaha introduced the first Pacifica models in 1994 it brought high quality, high performance no-compromise instruments within reach of many thousands of discerning guitarists on a budget. These highly affordable instruments were characterised

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SSR opens new site in London

SSR opens new site in London

Musicroom April 6, 2011 0

One of Manchester’s leading music schools, which has helped to shape the history and heritage of the city, has opened a new site in London. Having invested more than £400,000 transforming a former piano

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Esa-Pekka Salonen named Artist of the Year

Esa-Pekka Salonen named Artist of the Year

Musicroom April 6, 2011 0

Music Sales composer Esa-Pekka Salonen is to be presented with the Artist of the Year accolade at this year’s International Classical Music Awards (ICMA). The jury of the awards show announced the winners for

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Eliza Doolittle wants to make ‘catchy music’

Eliza Doolittle wants to make ‘catchy music’

Musicroom April 4, 2011 Comments Off

English singer-songwriter Eliza Doolittle is keen to concentrate on producing “catchy music” which can be enjoyed by her fans. Speaking to the Yorkshire Post newspaper, the Mr Medicine singer said that she would rather

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IL Divo to get new Classical Brit honour

IL Divo to get new Classical Brit honour

Musicroom April 4, 2011 0

With worldwide sales of in excess of 25 million albums, it’s no surprise that operatic quartet Il Divo are set to be recognised with an honoury accolade. The foursome will pick up an award

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NAME’s National Curriculum Response Summary

NAME’s National Curriculum Response Summary

Musicroom April 4, 2011 0

Last month NAME called for support in its submission to the National Curriculum review. You can now read their response summary here. The National Association of Music Educators developed their response in association with

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Music organisations to miss out on government money

Music organisations to miss out on government money

Musicroom April 4, 2011 0

Hundreds of organisations across the UK that rely on government funding are set to be the latest victims of spending cuts. Orchestras and opera companies are among the groups which will lose out as

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PRS for Music names Manchester as best live music scene

PRS for Music names Manchester as best live music scene

Musicroom April 1, 2011 0

Famous for producing bands such as Oasis, The Stone Roses and The Smiths, Manchester has finally been given the recognition it deserves in a recent PRS for Music poll. The organisation has revealed that

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Radio 1 Big weekend to be headlined by Lady Gaga

Radio 1 Big weekend to be headlined by Lady Gaga

Musicroom March 31, 2011 0

Lady Gaga has been revealed as the headline act at this year’s Radio 1 Big Weekend. She will join Foo Fighters and the Black Eyed Peas on the main stage for the festival, which

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Taylor Guitars Roadshow – 19th April – York

Taylor Guitars Roadshow – 19th April – York

Musicroom March 31, 2011 0

Join us in-store for this special evening – part of the official Taylor Guitars Roadshow 2011. Starting at 6.30pm, the event will be an evening of guitar talk and demos with the Taylor staff.

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