Mugenkyo Taiko Drummers

Thundering rhythms on huge taiko drums, mysterious masked choreography with inventive lighting, muscular synchronisation timed to perfection, post-apocalyptic martial imagery & infectious belly laugh humour – all in a spellbinding display of sheer athleticism. Feel the energy & experience the power of this unique performance. As the most successful touring Read more…

Tina May In Concert!

The IW Music Centre are proud to support two upcoming concerts with Tina May, the Island Primary Schools and the IW Youth Stage Band. Concert dates are the 10th and 12th of February, tickets £4. See https://www.iwmc.org.uk/event/tina-may-in-concert/ for more information.  

Fancy writing a piece for harp? Prizes!

As part of next month’s Harp on Wight festival there is a competition to write a new harp piece with prizes of £100 for under-16s and £200 for over-16s, so get your pencil or your computer and start writing! Closing date October 30th.  http://harponwight.com/new-harp-music-competition/

Goodbye to Phil Chapman

This month Phil Chapman reluctantly leaves the IW Music Service, one of a number of redundancies and early retirements.  Over the last six years he has steered the Service through its most challenging period ever, coping with severe cutbacks in Government and IW Council support. In the Music Centre we Read more…

Wight Diamonds – Concert

The Wight Diamonds marching band have an exciting concert coming up on Sunday 26th of October, 6pm at the Medina Theatre in aid of the charity, SSAFA (Soldiers’, Sailors’ and Airmen’s Families Association) St Vincent’s care home in Ryde. The concert will include a stirring mix of marches, show pieces and popular music. Read more…

New 2014/15 Season

The Music Centre Friends’ Association are delighted to confirm the continuation of Music Centre for the 2014/15 Season. Despite changes to our funding and management we are offering a number of new groups, in addition to new conductors and experiences. Enrolment Day will be on the first day of Music Read more…