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In Harmony Telford and The Destroyers professional gig!

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Over the summer, In Harmony Telford Nucleo Orchestra had the amazing opportunity to perform alongside professional MegaFolk band The Destroyers in the Big Top in Telford Town Park as part of the Telford 50 celebrations. Watch the video for the highlights! The young musicians spent 2 days learning 7 folk tunes from around Europe, and then performed with The Destroyers on Tuesday 14th August to a very excited audience! Following this, they repeated the performance at Birmingham’s prestigious world-renowned Symphony Hall as part of the...

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Malinslee In Harmony 2018

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Malinslee In Harmony 2018 from In Harmony – Telford & Stoke on Vimeo. On Friday 6th July 2018, nearly 500 young musicians from In Harmony in Telford aged 6 – 15 performed as part of an event for the Telford 50 celebrations. Working in partnership with St Leonard’s Church in Malinslee, we put on a day involving 6 orchestra, two chamber groups, three choirs and some dance numbers! Lots of family members and carers attended and the whole day was a joyful celebration of music and the...

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Dawley Musical Picnic event for Telford50

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Dawley Musical Picnic event for Telford50

On Saturday 9th June, In Harmony are taking part in the Dawley Musical Picnic event in Dawley Park. This is part of the Telford50 celebrations. The event will run from 10am – 2pm, with live musical performances from local children, village games and refreshments. Schedule of performances as below (although may be subject to change!) 10.30 Lightmoor Brass 10.45 In Harmony Youth Ensemble 11.00 In Harmony Youth Ensemble + Telford Community Orchestra 11.15 Telford Community Orchestra 11.45 Dawley CE Primary Choir 12.30 In Harmony Yr 2 &...

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Intergenerational performance with Telford Community Orchestra

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Intergenerational performance with Telford Community Orchestra

At 7pm on Thursday 17th May our In Harmony Youth Ensemble will perform in a concert with Telford Community Orchestra, a small orchestra made up of adults from around the local area. The concert will be held at Dawley Town Hall and will be recorded live by music technology students from Telford College. Entry to the concert is free and doesn’t need to be booked in advance. There will be an interval with refreshments, and donations can be given to help the work of In Harmony Telford and Stoke.  

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Performances in Telford, Spring Term 2018

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Here’s just a quick reminder of all this week’s performances – lots of them! Monday 19th March, 2.30pm, Old Park Primary School Year 4, 5, 6 Brass & Woodwind Tuesday 20th March, 2.15pm, Old Park Primary School Year 4, 5, 6 Strings Wednesday 21st March, 6.45pm, Oakengates Theatre Nucleo Orchestra performing at the Telford & Wrekin Showcase Thursday 22nd March, 9.30am, Old Park Primary School Year 2 String Orchestra Thursday 22nd March, 10.30am, Old Park Primary School Year 3 String Orchestra and Year 4, 5, 6...

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Up Beat Dawley Weekender

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Up Beat Dawley Weekender

The Up Beat Dawley Weekender has music, performances and dancing across Dawley. There is a lot going on – In Harmony are performing twice but there is more to come to as well! Friday 7 April 2017 12.00-12.30pm  In Harmony performance with the students from Old Park Primary school at the Dawley Dinner, Dawley House   Lunchtime performance by musician Tom Wenlock in the Band Stand, High Street, Dawley 4.30-5.00 pm  Nucleo Orchestra classical music performance at Dawley Town Hall   6.30-8.00 pm Under 16’s disco and street dance...

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Telford Nucleo Orchestra performance

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On Wednesday 30 November 2016, our Nucleo Orchestra were invited by Shrewsbury Symphony Orchestra to perform before their main concert. Young musicians and families all travelled to Shrewsbury School and performed fantastically to an enthusiastic audience! Additionally, our 8 young leaders performed parts of Handel’s Royal Fireworks alongside Shrewsbury Symphony Orchestra. It was a fantastic experience for all involved. We also got a mention in a review with this wonderful quote: “Judging by the enthusiastic audience response and...

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New developments with In Harmony in Stoke-on-Trent

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City Music Service are delighted to announce that Thistley Hough Academy was successful in their application to work in partnership with City Music Service to deliver the In Harmony programme in Stoke-on-Trent. The project will be the first of its kind in the country as it will be the first project within the In Harmony programme to be delivered in a secondary school. Every Year 7 pupil in the school will receive three hours of instrumental tuition a fortnight delivered by a team of experienced instrumental teachers from City Music Service...

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In Harmony Job Vacancy – Ensembles Director

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In Harmony Telford & Stoke is a community music-making programme that inspires and engages young people and their families. Following the famous ‘el sistema’ orchestral music programme, In Harmony seeks to make music central to the life of the community. The programme is seeking a passionate, committed and highly skilled musician/music educator to lead and develop its Telford ensembles, based at Old Park Primary School in Telford. This role will include practical delivery of orchestral sessions, alongside administering and...

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Ode to Joy Mass Orchestra of 380 young musicians

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380 young musicians aged 6 – 14 perform Ode to Joy as part of In Harmony Telford & Stoke’s 4 year anniversary concert, Summer 2016 340 children from Old Park Primary School plus others from Telford Langley Secondary School and Hadley Learning Community formed a giant orchestra to perform Beethoven’s Ode to Joy. The concert was opened by Julian Lloyd Webber and attended by an audience of over 450 parents, carers and family members.

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