It's been working with disadvantaged youth since 1976, and on November 23 The Prince's Trust held its tenth Rock Gala bash at the Royal Albert Hall in London.
Among the performers…Continue
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Yamaha artist YolanDa Brown joined 90 Coventry 12 year olds at Warwick Arts Centre.
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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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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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Kenny G was the headline act at the Sax Appeal concert in Lagos on the 3rd of July. An event put together by acclaimed Nigerian saxophonist Mike Aremu and supported by South Africa’s Judith Sephuma, Kunle Ayo also from South Africa, Waje from Nigeria and YolanDa…Continue
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The Mayfair Hotel in London was buzzing with a host of Premiership Footballer at the Best Of Africa Footballers Awards. YolanDa Brown was the headline act and received rave reviews from the players in attendance. See Pictures Below:Continue
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