The Thomas’s Schools Foundation gave us a grant for scholarships to enable children to learn an instrument in the 51st State Band.
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On Sunday 16th August, 10 World Heart Beat students performed a fantastic varied programme at the Cicada Road Street Party. Thanks to the sponsors of this event, Knight Frank and Sharky & George, and to Event Hire Professionals for providing the stage. We really enjoyed the atmosphere and look forward to many more street parties […]
The relaxed, playful and musically-rich environment at these classes creates opportunities for babies, infants and toddlers to observe, explore, engage and process in their own ways.
The Jack Petchey 15th Anniversary Grant has enabled us to purchase our own radio studio.
The Santander Foundation have contributed towards our project to provide music tuition for 70 disadvantaged children and young people.
We have received a grant from the Allergan International foundation to build a state of the art recording studio at World Heart Beat Music Academy.
The Stardust People Choir is proud to be sponsored by The Domino Recording Company. This is a truly unique choir with inventive grooves, improvisation and totally original material. The Stardust People Choir is open to all ages and abilities. The Domino Recording Company was founded in Putney, South West London by Laurence Bell in 1993. The label’s start-up […]
On 15th July, our students showcased their talents in one of the UK’s most established jazz clubs, sharing the stage with the best jazz Trio in the country. (more…)
Our students were invited to perform at the Summer Gala at Kensington Palace in the presence of His Royal Highness Prince Michael of Kent and Her Royal Highness Princess Michael of Kent in aid of the Royal Ceremonial Dress Collection. (more…)
We are immensely grateful to Zildjian Cymbals for their generous donation of this fantastic set of 2XT cymbals. This will make a huge difference to the quality of sound for our concerts and we are looking forward to testing them out! Avedis Zildjian I (the first) was an Armenian alchemist in the city of Constantinople in the early […]
We are immensely grateful to Liberty Drums for their generous donation of this fantastic custom-built Liberty drum kit. This will enable us to offer drum lessons to more young people which are becoming increasingly popular at World Heart Beat Music Academy. You don’t have to look too hard to discover that the modern drum market […]
Our sincerest and deepest thanks to Marco and all those at Markbass for sending us these beautiful Mark Bass Amps. (more…)
These concerts feature a blend of traditional instruments from the repertoire of both Celtic and Indian music, resulting in a beautiful sound. Our upcoming concert will be on Wednesday 5th of July 2017, at 6pm, at World Heart Beat Music Academy.
World Heart Beat Music Academy hosted the United Society of Writers for the launch of their contemporary poetry anthology Happiness: The Delight-Tree. The evening featured readings from the poets themselves, as well as performances from World Heart Beat Music Academy students and the Russian group Infinity’s Sky. (more…)
Leah Wing started playing flute when she was 9 years old, and took grades 1-8 in only 3 years. She is now preparing to take her Performance Diploma. (more…)
On Saturday 20th June, we held our very first Vocal Showcase at World Heart Beat Music Academy. We had a fantastic turnout and would like to thank everyone who came to support our young singers. (more…)
World Heart Beat Music Academy are now featured on the Keen Group Cars advertisement cards. Over the next few months, the Keen Group will be delivering 50,000 of these cards, along with leaflets about our latest programmes to homes across Wandsworth and beyond. We are tremendously grateful to the Keen Group for their support. The Keen […]
British virtuoso vocalist and winner of London Jazz Awards Best Vocalist, Cleveland Watkiss performed live with the Stardust Vocal Improvising Choir at the World Heart Beat Music Academy in London on 12th May 2015 as part of Wandsworth Arts Festival and Fringe. (more…)
On the 26th of February, we were invited to perform at the Speaker’s House in the House of Commons. After only two weeks of rehearsing together, the Brazilian artists and students delivered a stunning and uplifting performance in one of the most prestigious places in the UK. (more…)
These awards are an initiative of Gucci Timepieces and Jewellery to acknowledge the extra qualities and support that their scholars bring to the World Heart Beat Music Academy. (more…)