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Exchange team celebrates Record Store Day

Exchange team celebrates Record Store Day

Friday, April 18, 2014

THE team behind the Ventnor Fringe Festival and new arts hub Ventnor Exchange are to host a gig in an 11th century church to coincide with national Record Store Day.

Exhilarating delivery of composer’s vision

Exhilarating delivery of composer’s vision

Thursday, April 17, 2014

MUSIC THE Camerata Chamber Choir was founded by its conductor Jurgita Leistru-maite in February 2010.

Choir to boost church’s appeal

Thursday, April 17, 2014

MUSIC THE Phoenix Choir will be performing at Holy Trinity Church, Bembridge, later this month.

Years fly back for favourite IW band

Years fly back for favourite IW band

Thursday, April 17, 2014

MUSIC A SPECIAL reunion concert for once-popular Island band Bobby I Can Fly made for an enjoyable musical trip down memory lane at Quay Arts, Newport, on Saturday.

Iain’s still at the top of his game.

Iain’s still at the top of his game.

Thursday, April 17, 2014

FAIRPORT Convention and Matt-hews Southern Comfort singer Iain Matthews performed an intimate set at Ventnor’s Holy Trinity Church.

Spreading message for change

Friday, April 11, 2014

MUSIC PLAYING for Change is bringing its Peace Through Music tour to the Memorial Hall, at Freshwater, tomorrow night (Saturday).

Colleges strike up the band

Colleges strike up the band

Friday, April 11, 2014

MUSIC All Island secondary colleges combined to present an engrossing evening of music-making, which ranged from Baroque music to that of Count Basie and more contemporary styles.

Bilingual Josh visits Island

Bilingual Josh visits Island

Friday, April 11, 2014

MUSIC A HOTLY tipped young musician is to perform at Ryde’s Wight Rock Bar.

Musicians sing for KissyPuppy

Musicians sing for KissyPuppy

Friday, April 11, 2014

MUSIC A VARIETY show of music and dance was held at Medina Theatre to raise money for Sophie Rolf’s trust, KissyPuppy.

A very special evening of Baroque music

Friday, April 4, 2014

MUSIC THREE exciting musicians played a thought provoking concert at Wolverton Manor on Saturday.

V-Dub festival picks top acts

Friday, April 4, 2014

MUSIC A TRIO of top acts will bring this year’s V-Dub Island festival to a close, organisers have revealed today.

Art brought in on the tide

Art brought in on the tide

Friday, April 4, 2014

FOR Lost at Sea read Found at Sea — the title of an art exhibition at Quarr Abbey which opened this week.

First Act making history again

First Act making history again

Friday, April 4, 2014

STAGE REVIEW FIRST Act has much to celebrate in its 20th anniversary year.

Pianist Chris to close season

Friday, March 28, 2014

MUSIC THE last recital of West Wight Arts Association’s season is by award-winning young pianist, Christopher Guild.

Jason’s love metal ends in Her Tears

Jason’s love metal ends in Her Tears

Friday, March 28, 2014

HER Tears is the first recording by Island musician Jason Ely.

Targets in their sights

Targets in their sights

Friday, March 28, 2014

STAGE REVIEW TEEN angst is not known for its subtlety.

Golden sounds on disc

Golden sounds on disc

Friday, March 28, 2014

MUSIC THE Golden Strands have released their debut, self-titled album.

Exuberant musical is a sell out

Exuberant musical is a sell out

Friday, March 21, 2014

STAGE REVIEW THE house-full boards were out at the Apollo Theatre for the world premiere of the new musical, Rumpy Pumpy, written by the Island’s Barbara Mackie

Station back on air in time for birthday

Friday, March 21, 2014

A GENEROUS donation has allowed a community radio station to get back on the air waves.

Island full of music

Island full of music

Friday, March 21, 2014

MUSIC ACOUSTIC Isle got off to a stellar start last week, showcasing international and local talent across the Island.

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