Trio to take you back to era of Speakeasies

Audiences in Middleton and surrounding villages can enjoy a thrillingly charged atmosphere and a trip back in time when 52 Skidoo play an evening of vintage American music next week.


Barn dance to bring to an end golden year celebrations

The final event in the celebrations that mark 50 years of the Northumbrian Gathering will take place this weekend.

Pupils from Northumberland first and primary schools rehearse at St Cuthberts Church, Bedlington, for the Brass in Concert event at the Sage, Gateshead, on Saturday, November 18.

Northumberland pupils tune up for Brass in Concert at the Sage

More than 100 Northumberland school pupils, who have been learning a musical instrument as part of a celebration of brass, will be performing at Sage Gateshead later this month.

Opera star Graeme Danby entertains at Ponteland Rotary Club's concert.

Danby on form for ‘first class’ concert

Review: An Evening with Graeme Danby and Friends

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Beautiful recital from violinists

Beautiful recital from violinists

Second 2017 autumn series lunchtime concert at St George’s URC, Morpeth.

Samling concert at Matfen Hall in the presence of HRH The Duke of Gloucester, 17/10 2017.
Samling Artist pianist Ian Tindale and Benjamin Laxton 
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Musicians showcase their talents

Five of the region’s most talented young classical artists from North East-based music charity Samling gave a special private concert at Matfen Hall Hotel as part of HRH The Duke of Gloucester’s visit to Northumberland.

Lottie Rhodes

Festival opera group revived with trio of performances

A series of operatic concerts is to take place in Morpeth as a group, which previously ran for more than 50 years, is revived.

Jason Lowe, assistant organist at Durham Cathedral

Cathedral organist to end concert season

The last in the 2017 organ recital series at Morpeth Methodist Church will take place tomorrow (Friday).

The band of the Royal Regiment of Fusiliers will be playing at Morpeth Food and Drink Festival.

Culinary capers and tasty treats on offer at town’s two-day festival

Morpeth is preparing to welcome hundreds of visitors this weekend as the market town hosts its annual two-day Festival of Food and Drink.

Pianist David Murray with his son Christopher on cello and Cerys Jones on violin

Pianist delighted his audience

Morpeth lunchtime concert, September 13, at St George’s United Reformed Church.

Tim Healy selfiw with golfers

Golf and Geordie dinner event raises much-needed care funds

A star-studded evening celebrating all things ‘Geordie, together with a celebrity golf day, raised much-needed funds to help with the care costs for a close friend of North East star Tim Healy.

The Coils

New tracks 40 years on

A band that was formed when its members were just 17 is making a comeback — 40 years after its last performance.

Coquetfest 2015
Picture by Jane Coltman

Festival on the beach to showcase local and national musicians

A four-day festival of music by the beach takes place in Northumberland later this month.

Melvin Benn launching his ReBalance plans with Lande Hekt from punk rock band Muncie Girls, PRS Foundation chief executive Vanessa Reed and Lucy Wood, also from Festival Republic.

VIDEO: Festival boss launches ReBalance scheme to get more girls into music industry

Girl power got a helping hand today when one of the world's biggest music promoters launched an initiative in to encourage more female UK led bands, solo acts and sound engineers.

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Sting. Picture by Eric Ryan Anderson

Sting to play one-off concert in north Northumberland

North-East legend Sting will come home to the region this October to perform a special benefit concert at Bamburgh Castle.

The rock choir members in London.

Singers having the time of their lives

Members of a Ponteland choir have had the time of their life as they featured on a prime-time BBC comedy show.

The young performers at the last St George's URC Lunchtime Concert for the season.

Concert celebrates musical youth

St George’s URC Lunchtime concerts – A Celebration of Youth.

Alistair Anderson and Northlands

Folk for the next generation

Top traditional musicians will be visiting Morpeth next week as part of a tour of the North East.

Cast will be headlining at Corbridge Festival.

Big music names head to Northumberland festival this weekend

Cast, Craig Charles, From The Jam, The Selecter, Lucy Spraggan, Keston Cobblers, Bloxed Beats, Coquin Migale, The Baghdaddies are just some of the bands who will be performing at Corbridge Festival.
Ponteland Music in the Park, Rendezvous Jazz Band. Picture Trevor Walker.

All revved up for summer sounds with Music in the Park event

Families are being invited to take their picnics and enjoy an afternoon of free entertainment at Music in the Park this weekend.

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