Sage Gateshead

+44 (0)191 443 4661

Sage Gateshead, Saint Mary's Square, Gateshead, United Kingdom

Royal Northern Sinfonia

Royal Northern Sinfonia, Orchestra of Sage Gateshead, is the UK’s only full-time chamber orchestra and the leading professional orchestra in the North East.

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Sage Gateshead offers a wide choice of courses and workshops for the community, young people and schools.

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Schools and Early Years Join in with Music

If you work with children and young people, we have something to support your curriculum and enrich your music culture. Our wide range of activities are delivered in schools and settings across the region as well as at Sage Gateshead and are available for all ages, abilities and Key Stages.

If you are interested in a one-off experience or a long-term partnership, we can help you get the very most from music.

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North-East England

Sage Gateshead is an international home for music and musical discovery, bringing about a widespread and long-term enrichment of the musical life of the North East of England.

Our inclusive approach enables all our performance, learning and participation programmes to be constantly inspired and supported by each other.


North Music Trust

Sage Gateshead and all aspects of its work regionally, nationally and internationally are managed and programmed by North Music Trust. Our unique management structure ensures that all aspects of our artistic programme – performance, learning and participation – are closely linked with each other.

Our team work to this Mission:

  • To entertain, involve and inspire each and every person we meet through engagement with outstanding music and creative events.

With the following Values:

  • We value all kinds of music equally, and are committed to including, inspiring and encouraging everyone through our programmes of performance and participation, learning and training;
  • We are passionate about offering the best experience for all who work and play here, together building an invigorating, inspirational environment
  • We aspire to be pioneers at the forefront of innovation and excellence, enthusiastically embracing new work, new trends and new thinking
  • We aim for the greatest possible inclusion in the way we build meaningful relationships through shared experiences and creative journeys
  • We are proud to use our national and international positioning to create new social, creative and economic opportunities for our region and for the communities we exist to serve

The Cobbe Collection

+44 (0)1483 211474

Hatchlands Park, East Clandon, Surrey GU4 7 RT

The Cobbe Collection includes the largest group of musical instruments owned or played by famous composers to be seen together anywhere in the world.

Roundhouse

+44 (0)300 6789 222

Chalk Farm Road, London, NW1 8EH

The Roundhouse is a hub of inspiration where artists and emerging talent create extraordinary work and where young people can grow creatively as individuals.

We believe in the power of creativity to change lives. By giving young people the chance to engage with the arts through our music, media and performance projects, we inspire them to reach further, dream bigger and achieve more.

Hong Kong Cultural Centre

Hong Kong Cultural Centre

+852 2734 2009

10 Salisbury Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon, Hong Kong

The Hong Kong Cultural Centre is a major performance facility based in Tsim Sha Tsui, Hong Kong.

Facilities include:

  • Concert Hall
  • Grand Theatre
  • Studio Theatre
  • Exhibition Gallery
  • Foyer Exhibition Areas
  • Rehearsal Rooms, Practice Rooms & Function Rooms

Located at Salisbury Road, it was built by the former Urban Council and, since 2000, has been administered by the Leisure and Cultural Services Department of the Hong Kong Government.

 

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Ronnie Scott’s Jazz Club

+44 (0)20 7439 0747

47 Frith Street, Soho, London W1D 4HT

We are one of the oldest jazz clubs in the world.

We opened in 1959, and since that time have featured most of the legendary and popular names in modern jazz and jazz fusion.

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606 Club

+44 (0)20 7352 5953

90 Lots Road, Chelsea, London SW10 0QD

The 606 has been one of the busiest jazz clubs in Europe since 1976, featuring jazz, soul, groove, Latin, R&B, funk, gospel, blues and groove artists with live music 7 nights a week, plus Sunday lunches.

With a capacity of 120 seated, this intimate basement Club and restaurant is known for its ‘speakeasy’ atmosphere and has hosted many a future jazz star in their formative years, including Jason Rebello, Liane Carroll, Polly Gibbons and Jamie Cullum, who describes it as ‘London’s best music venue’.

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Alexandra Palace

+44 (0)208 365 2121

Alexandra Palace Way, London N22 7AY

Opened in 1875, Alexandra Palace Theatre was a home for spectacle and wonder.

Now, after 80 years of slumber, something’s stirring at Ally Pally; this hidden gem is coming back to life.

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Saffron Hall

+44 (0)845 548 7650

Saffron Hall, Audley End Road, Saffron Walden CB11 4UH

Saffron Hall is a venue like no other.

Since opening in 2013, we’ve won awards and gained critical acclaim for our superb acoustic and facilities.

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Sunderland Empire

High Street West, Sunderland, United Kingdom, SR1 3EX

Vesta Tilley laid the foundation stone of what is now the Sunderland Empire on 29 September 1906 and took to the stage on 1 July 1907 to officially declare it open.

The theatre was masterminded by two of the contemporary heads of British theatre, Edward Moss and Osward Stoll, but it was a third man, Richard Thornton, who bears far greater significance to the Sunderland Empire.

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The Blue Room Lincoln

The Lawn, Union Road Lincoln, Lincolnshire

East Midlands

Welcome to The Blue Room Lincoln.

A versatile performance and event venue, located in the beautiful historic cathedral quarter of Lincoln.

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Hackney Empire

+44 (0)20 8510 4500

Hackney Empire, Mare Street, London, United Kingdom

London

Hackney Empire is a venue for live music, comedy and variety in the East End of London.

Hackney Empire offers plenty of ways to get involved:

  • Hackney Empire Community Choir
  • Youth Forum
  • School and College Programme
  • Elders Group
  • Artist Development Programme (ADP)
  • Hackney Village
  • Alter Ego

Their flagship pioneering creative learning programmes are developing the next generation of artists.

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Royal Albert Hall

+44 (0)20 7589 3203

Royal Albert Hall, Imperial College Road, London, United Kingdom

The Royal Albert Hall has been hosting the world’s leading figures in music, dance, sport and politics since opening in 1871.

Over 1.7 million people enjoy live experiences here every year with millions more experiencing our events through broadcasts, recordings and new media channels.

The Hall is a registered charity held in trust for the nation’s benefit.

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St John’s Smith Square

+44 (0) 20 7222 1061

St John’s Smith Square, London, SW1P 3HA

A unique music venue in central London and a masterpiece of English Baroque architecture, St John’s was designed and built by Thomas Archer and has survived fire, lightning, bomb plots and the Blitz.

The beauty of the building is matched by an exceptional acoustic and from its restoration as both church and concert hall in the late 1960s, St John’s has presented some of the finest classical talent in a programme featuring choirs, chamber orchestras and period instrument groups.

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Southbank Centre

+44 (0)20 3879 9555

Belvedere Road, London SE1 8XX, UK

Southbank Centre is a world-famous, multi-venue arts centre in London, with a dynamic year-round festivals programme and an inclusive ethos.

Southbank Centre is the UK’s largest arts centre, founded with the Festival of Britain in 1951. It’s a place where people experience world-class art and culture that stimulates, inspires, educates and amazes.

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St Cecilia’s Hall

+44 131 650 2600

St. Cecilia's Hall, The University of Edinburgh, 50 Niddry Street, Edinburgh, UK

St. Cecilia’s Hall is the oldest purpose-built concert hall in Scotland, house of one the world’s most important collections of historic musical instruments.

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Finchcocks Charity

+44 (0)1892 523203

51 Frant Road, Tunbridge Wells TN2 5LE, UK

An extraordinary collection of early keyboard instruments housed within an architectural marvel!

Finchcocks Charity was founded by the now closed Finchcocks Musical Museum to support performance, restoration and maintenance of period keyboard instruments and now is responsible for the remaining core collection of instruments of the museum.

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Kaufman Music Center

+1 (0)212 501 3300

129 West 67th Street, NY, New York 10023, USA

Kaufman Music Center is New York’s go-to place for music education and performance.

MISSION
Kaufman Music Center stimulates appreciation of and participation in music through music performance and education in ways that awaken creativity, advance innovation and create a sense of wonder among performers, students, teachers and the public at large.

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Regent Hall

+44 (0)207 367 4500

Oxford Street, London, UK

The Regent Hall is a Salvation Army centre on London’s Oxford Street.

It is one of the oldest centres in London, having been founded by the founder of the army, William Booth, in 1882. The church is known as the “Rink”, because it was formerly a skating rink. The hall is known for its music, both for its own brass band, which tours internationally, its high-standard choral music, and as a venue for visiting artists.

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Handel & Hendrix in London

+44 (0)20 7495 1685

25 Brook Street, London W1K, UK

Our mission is to promote knowledge, awareness and enjoyment of Handel and his music to as wide a public audience as possible.

We strive to inspire, educate and inform through the interpretation of the Georgian house at 25 Brook Street, where Handel lived and composed for 36 years, through live music performances, educational and outreach activities and collecting, exhibiting and interpreting objects related to Handel’s life and works.

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Steinway Hall New York

+1 (0)212 246 1100

1133 Avenue of the Americas, New York, NY, United States

The legacy of New York City’s Steinway Hall is long and storied.

For a century and a half, the floors of Steinway Hall—which has lived in three distinct locations throughout its existence—have rung with the footsteps of some of the greatest names in piano history. They’ve also welcomed countless lesser-known artists, students, composers, teachers, parents, children, critics, researchers, technicians, and tourists.