Music

Music

A great gig for the birthday girl

Northumberland musician Derek Allan, of We Steal Flyers, continues his weekly diary.

Music
Raffle winners at the St Mary's Church fund-raising event in Lesbury Village Hall. Picture by Colin Platt.

Dramatist proves a hit at fund-raising event

A celebrated dramatist with blockbuster films and award-winning West End shows to his name has played a part in supporting a Northumberland church.

Theatre and Comedy
Entertainment at Feltonbury

Forget Glastonbury – Feltonbury is back

A free music and arts festival is set to be a smash-hit this weekend, with a range of talented performers and artists signed up.

News
Phil Walker presents The Story of Guitar Heroes. Picture by Anton Dluzewski.

Tuning in to guitar superstars

Get ready to rock at Alnwick Playhouse as it presents The Story of Guitar Heroes.

Music
Helping others live their dreams

Helping others live their dreams

Northumberland musician Derek Allan, of We Steal Flyers, continues his weekly diary.

Music
Singers to explore the sounds of summer

Singers to explore the sounds of summer

The Alwinton Summer Concerts series continues on Sunday with a performance from the Ad Solem Chamber Choir singing a programme of music dedicated to summer.

Music
Folk band to launch debut album at event

Folk band to launch debut album at event

An Alnwick-based folk band will use its performance at The Mighty Dub Fest this weekend to launch its debut album.

Music
Choir performs ‘greatest composition’

Choir performs ‘greatest composition’

The Rock Festival Choir, Alnwick’s Chamber Choir led by Peter Brown, will perform Rachmaninov’s Vespers on Sunday, June 11.

Music
Derek Allan and his daughter Ellie enjoy cricket at Durham

Return to old haunts is a success

Northumberland musician Derek Allan, of We Steal Flyers, continues his weekly diary.

Music
Summer concert: Barbican String Quarter to perform at Alwinton summer event

Summer concert: Barbican String Quarter to perform at Alwinton summer event

An acclaimed string quartet is to treat music lovers to a programme of Mozart, Casken, Webern and Mendelssohn.

Music
Annie Ball and Victoria Robinson, who are both performing at the fund-raising concert.

Pianist marking 10 years since surgery failed to derail dream

A classical pianist from north Northumberland, who had open-heart surgery a decade ago, will be playing at a fund-raising concert this weekend.

Music
Ariana Grande will return to the UK for the benefit concert this weekend. Picture: PA.

Ariana Grande to play Manchester benefit concert at Emirates Old Trafford this weekend

International music stars will join Ariana Grande at a benefit concert for victims of the Manchester Arena attack on Sunday.
Music
Derek Allan with Martin Stephenson, who performed at Newbiggin Maritime Centre.

Nights with friends old and new

Northumberland musician Derek Allan, of We Steal Flyers, continues his weekly diary.

Music
Festival mascot Tommy Noddy and dance act Tribe Zuza at a previous Amble Puffin Festival.

Family fun at Puffin Festival

There’s just days to go until this year’s Amble Puffin Festival, which has an action-packed programme of events and promises to be fun for all the family.

Arts
Stellar line-up for Heart of Oak

Stellar line-up for Heart of Oak

A weekend festival of music will take place at a Northumberland pub at the beginning of next month.

Music
Birthday surprises for Derek

Birthday surprises for Derek

Northumberland musician Derek Allan continues his weekly diary.

Music
Tom O'Donnel at Alnwick International Music Festival. Picture by Jonathan Justice

Music show to raise cash for rescue team

An Americana Musical Showcase will take place next month in aid of the Northumberland National Park Mountain Rescue Team.

Music
Not one, but three events to kick off the summer festival of music

Not one, but three events to kick off the summer festival of music

This year’s Alwinton Summer Concert Series is quite literally opening with a bang.

Music
Popstar Jess Glynne to appear at Alnwick Pastures in August 2017.

Pastures summer concert set to be biggest of the series yet

The summer concert at the Pastures opposite Alnwick Castle is on course to break all previous audience records.

Music

Emotional showcase captured sensitivity

Alnwick Music Society’s last concert of the season at Alnwick Playhouse was an all Schubert evening, played by its president Martin Roscoe, one of the UK’s best loved pianists.

Music
Load more