Where are the women in music? – PRS for Music Foundation announces the first 13 recipients of Women Make Music – a unique funding opportunity raising the profile of female music creators across the UK.
In 2010, women made up only 14% of the writer membership of PRS for Music (the Performing Rights Society of composers, songwriters and music publishers) and, at the 2010 BBC Proms, women wrote just 4.1% of the music performed.
In response to these…Continue
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Wow, what a fantastic night! Over 60 campers woke up this morning next to St Paul’s Cathedral after taking part in our City Sleepover event in aid of the Prince's Trust.
Our stunning roof terrace was transformed into an urban campsite for the night, and guests were treated to exclusive performances from double MOBO Award winner YolanDa…
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Double MOBO Award Winner, saxophonist YolanDa Brown is widely regarded as the emerging “voice” of mainstream Jazz in the UK.
It comes as no surprise that Brown was awarded an Honorary Doctorate of Arts by the University of East London on 2 December 2010 at the Barbican, alongside human rights campaigner Bianca Jagger and…Continue
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