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Following government advice regarding school closures nationwide, with a heavy heart we will be closing World Heart Beat Music Academy following completion of lessons on Friday 20th March, until further notice. We will continue to follow government advice and will keep you updated as to when we will resume following the Easter holidays. We will […]
Klezmer Workshop and Concert on the 14th March postponed.
Are you aged 15 – 25 years and do you want to become a Community Events Volunteer at World Heart Beat Music Academy? By taking part in the Skills Development and Exchange Programme you will become a Community Events Volunteer empowering and up-skilling yourself to support your World Heart Beat community through; Access to masterclasses on […]
Are you aged 15 – 25 years and want to join our HeartBeat Collective? We are looking for a group of 6 – 8 World Heart Beat musicians who are dedicated, enthusiastic and committed musicians! A love of music, and the desire to make a positive impact on your community is all the attitude and […]
Are you age 15 – 25 years and want to learn new skills, commit to empowering and improving your community and LOVE music? Do you want to develop your skills in event management, communications, production and more? Then we want to hear from you! Come and take part in World Heart Beat’s new WIDENING HORIZONS programme. […]
World Heart Beat Music Academy and ZEDRA, the global active wealth, corporate and fund solutions specialist, have announced a new partnership, which celebrates the mutual values of the two organisations. ZEDRA’s sponsorship will allow the charity to create a new jazz talent development programme for young musicians aged 14 – 25 years, many of whom live in challenging circumstances. […]
Join us for an informal evening of enjoyable music at World Heart Beat Music Academy’s Jazz Concert, presenting the talented students on our jazz programme. The concert will take place on Monday 30th March at 7.30pm at the academy (58, Kimber Rd, SW18 4PP). To book your tickets, please visit www.ticketsource.co.uk/whb Tickets are priced at […]
World Heart Beat Music Academy’s next Open Day will take place on Saturday 28th March as part of the free national event Learn to Play Day, which encourages everyone in the UK to start making music. Find out more https://musicforall.org.uk/learntoplayday/ The Open Day provides an informal opportunity for your child to trial an instrument of their choice and to also […]
Our Jack Petchey Award winners were presented with their awards by our Honoury Patron Julian Joseph at our awards ceremony as part of the 51st State Band concert at Putney Arts Theatre in November last year. Congratulations once again to our winners!
Head of Philanthropy and Partnerships (maternity cover) Reporting line CEO / Artistic Director Location South West London, with flexible working possible Company World Heart Beat Salary £45-50,000 per annum, dependent on experience About World Heart Beat Founded over a decade ago, we provide excellence in music education and performance. World Heart Beat is fast becoming […]
Vacancy – Education Officer role 9th December Job Description: Education Officer About the Academy We believe music is a universal form of communication that bridges cultural, political, social, economic and linguistic barriers. Our aim is to realise every young person’s potential in the field of music and beyond and we also take young students who […]
Join us at our Open Day on Saturday 30th November to find out more about your child learning a musical instrument and the opportunity to take part in the academy’s American style 51st State concert band, Symphony orchestra, contemporary gig bands, folk bands or ensembles. The Open Day provides an informal setting to not only trial […]
We are delighted to announce that World Heart Beat Music Academy and Nick Thomlinson have won the national 2019 Achates Individual Philanthropy Award, sponsored by Spektrix. The award acknowledged the charity’s excellence in fundraising and celebrated the generosity of one of their immensely valued supporters. World Heart Beat was introduced to Nick Thomlinson by a trustee who thought Nick’s considerable experience in property would make him […]
On Friday 15th November two packed houses at Putney Arts Theatre were swept off their feet when 70+ gifted young musicians from World Heart Beat’s 51st State Band wowed them with a vibrant programme of jazz, rock, soul and musical theatre. Houselights went down and spotlights went up on to an audience that was promptly immersed in a wave of Re-Birth Brass Band’s ‘Keep that […]
Join us for our new Bambino and Toddler music class run by musician and vocalist Sian Kelly! This is a mixed age class (0 – 4 years) and helps build confidence, listening skills and an appreciation for different types of music. Little ones can experiment with sound through discovering new instruments, listening to different beats and rhythms to really help unleash the musical senses. […]
On Wednesday 30th October, World Heart Beat hosted a very special African music workshop and concert with South African band Otto & the Mutapa Calling and some of our very talented young musicians. Kamilla Arku, who teaches piano with us and who is also Artistic Director and Founder of Music for Liberia organised for the band to visit. This was followed by the opportunity to […]
We are delighted to announce that World Heart Beat Music Academy has been shortlisted for the 2019 Achates Individual Philanthropy Award, the only annual prize that celebrates first-time supporters of the arts in the UK.
Join the 51st State Band live in concert at Putney Arts Theatre on Friday 15th November for an evening of exceptional musical talent from the students at the World Heart Beat Music Academy.
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