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The Winter Lantern Festival

The Winter Lantern festival started in 2004, since when it has become established as key cultural event for the community for the West End helping to promote a positive profile of the neighbourhood while contributing to its cultural regeneration. Each year local artists make paper and wil...

Read More » Posted in: Gigs and festivals, Organisational news, Press release, Sector news, Workshops by Sandra Wood on 25 February 2016
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More Music Artistic Director speaks at ISME Conference

Pete Moser, Artistic Director and Founder of More Music, travelled to Brazil for two weeks this July to speak at the prestigious bi-annual conference of the International Society of Music Education (ISME). The two-week conference gathers over 1000 educators and musicians from every part of t...

Read More » Posted in: International, Press release, Sector news by Darren Leadsom on 29 July 2014
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Frontierland ticket/travel deal for West End residents

Residents of Morecambe’s West End are eligible for reduced rate £5 tickets (which includes bus travel from Morecambe to Lancaster University and back) for Frontierland, More Music’s celebratory show at the Nuffield Theatre on 28 February and 1 March. Frontierland is a celebration o...

Read More » Posted in: Frontierland, Gigs and festivals, Press release by Darren Leadsom on 18 February 2014
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Folk music in February at More Music

More Music is hosting two great gigs for folk music fans this February, which are the Hothouse Ceilidh on 8 February and young folk duo David Gibb and Elly Lucas on 15 February.  Both gigs take place at the Hothouse on Devonshire Road in Morecambe. On Saturday 8 February at 8pm, the Hot...

Read More » Posted in: Gigs and festivals, Press release by Darren Leadsom on 27 January 2014
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Cockling tragedy to be commemorated

The tenth anniversary of the Morecambe Bay cocklers tragedy will be commemorated by More Music with an event on Morecambe's North Beach by the clock tower on 4 February from 5pm until 8pm. There will be a small decorated tented village with food and hot drinks, lanterns to decorate, a sculptural b...

Read More » Posted in: Press release by Darren Leadsom on 20 January 2014
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Lancashire Youth Vocal Ensemble launched

A new youth choir bringing together young singers aged 12-18 from across Lancashire, which will cover diverse genres, including the classics, hip-hop, RnB and Asian melodies, starts this month. The Lancashire Youth Vocal Ensemble (LYVE) will be launched on 20 Jan with taster sessions in Lanc...

Read More » Posted in: Lancashire Music Education Hub, Press release, Young people by Darren Leadsom on 20 January 2014
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Enter our prize draw by completing our survey

We'd like you to tell us about your experience of More Music (whether you've been in our audience or as a participant) so that we can make what we do even better. As a thank you we'll put your name into a draw for £50 of High Street Shopping vouchers (if you'd like us to). The on...

Read More » Posted in: Press release by Darren Leadsom on 19 September 2013
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EVEN MORE Photography Exhibition

A new exhibition at the Hothouse will commemorate 20 years of music making across communities at More Music. Opening on 21 September, EVEN MORE' celebrates the 20th anniversary of More Music and reflects on the life of one of the most vibrant cultural centres in the local area. Renowned for ...

Read More » Posted in: Press release by Darren Leadsom on 13 September 2013
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20th anniversary exhibition to open next month

As part of More Music's Community Day on 21 September, a new exhibition featuring photographs from across More Music's 20 year history will be unveiled.  Curated by DART as part of their ABOVE project, the exhibition will be running upstairs at the Hothouse from 21 September until 10 November...

Read More » Posted in: Organisational news, Press release by Darren Leadsom on 19 August 2013
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Rock The Square acts announced

Young performers will be rocking Market Square in Lancaster throughout June.   Youth Leaders and staff at Morecambe's More Music are staging Rock The Square to showcase live music and entertain the public.   Young bands and solo artists - many of them local - will be performing free ...

Read More » Posted in: Press release, Young people by Darren Leadsom on 3 June 2013
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Join the Baybeat Streetband!

The Baybeat Streetband is looking for new members to help celebrate More Music's 20th anniversary. The carnival streetband is one of More Music's longest running projects and has included over 500 different people over 20 years. Starting on 7 May and running every Tuesday from 7pm, all ages are...

Read More » Posted in: Press release by Darren Leadsom on 25 April 2013
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Photography exhibition open

Simon Dalton's photography exhibition 'Everyday' is open upstairs at the Hothouse until 7 April. It can be viewed during office hours on weekdays and at our events.  Simon's work is about the world of the 'everyday', of supermarkets, roads and cafes, finding beauty in things that may someti...

Read More » Posted in: Press release by Darren Leadsom on 19 March 2013
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