Join us Friday, June 1st 2018 for Free Friday Music Enjoy great food, drink and free live music in the Hall’s Verdi – Italian Kitchen, the perfect place to wind down, laugh and eat well with friends and family over a bottle of great Italian wine. Performing at this Free Friday Music concert will be young […]
On Sunday 19th May at 5.00pm, our piano student Arnaldo Cogorno had his second piano recital at World Heart Beat Music Academy. He performed works by Bach, Brahms and Chopin. Arnaldo, who came to the UK from Venezuela last year to study music, has been receiving lessons from Michael Csányi-Wills, composer and pianist who graduated from […]
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 […]
DonateToday sat down with World Heart Beat Music Academy founder, Sahana Gero, to talk about the work that the academy has done and how it is impacting the children in the Wandsworth community. Click here to read the full article >>> Click here to support the academy’s work >>>
We warmly invite you to hear the award winning jazz vocalist Cleveland Watkiss perfor on Sunday 7th July at 6pm! Cleveland Watkiss, MBE, is a British virtuoso vocalist, actor and composer. He was the winner of the London Jazz Awards for Best Vocalist in 2010 and was voted Wire/Guardian Jazz Awards best vocalist for three […]
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 […]
World Heart Beat Musicians were invited to perform at the Vanderbilt Road Street Party Saturday May 19th, and had such a wonderful time performing as a band together for the first time! The musicians and young listeners alike enjoyed the sun while World Heart Beat entertained the street party for the day – performing well-known […]
On 6th June World Heart Beat were invited to perform for the Worshipful Company of Fanmakers dinner at Skinners Hall. It was a great opportunity for the gypsy ensemble to perform and showcase their talent!
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 […]
Action for Children’s Arts (ACA) Members’ Awards are a way of recognising the work of individuals and organisations who are making outstanding contributions in the Arts for children. Recipients are very much the heroes and heroines of children’s arts.
On May 22nd Sahana Gero and Nathan Dawkins had the amazing opportunity of joining Robert Elms on BBC Radio London for a special show, as part of saxophone week. The Robert Elms show is a celebration of every aspect of London where three hours a day Elms explores various areas like art, architecture and history, […]
On Sunday 19th May 2019 World Heart Beat took part in Hazelfest! It was a lovely afternoon where the community of Tooting came together through music and laughter. Some fantastic young musicians from World Heart Beat inspired the children of the Hazelhurst estate by giving them music workshops which they really enjoyed! […]
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 […]
Last week on the 7th of June World Heart Beat had the rare opportunity of having Sumire Kuribayashi and Hideaki Kanazawa perform. Pianist and composer, Sumire, is one of the most appreciated pianists in Japan’s vibrant jazz scene. She was is joined by her regular double bass player, Hideaki Kanazawa, a giant of jazz in Japan. […]
As part of the Wandsworth Arts Fringe World Heart Beat collaborated with the Roche School and held a wonderful art exhibition of the student’s art. We were lucky enough to have the art cover the academy’s walls for 2 weeks! There was also an exhibition evening on the 7th May where the gypsy ensemble performed amongst […]
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. […]
On the 9th June World Heart Beat had a very special Piano Party, where children of all ages could gather to listen to each other perform. Each year it is an invaluable experience for both parents, teachers and students, as it is exciting to see the rapid progress the young pianists make. However, this party […]
On Friday 3rd May World Heart Beat took part in the opening for the Wandsworth Arts Fringe! The immersive family-friendly circus spectacular was specially-commissioned show was performed by Cirque Bijou, in collaboration with Tooting-based artist Jayson Singh and our Second Line band! World Heart Beat performed amongst world-class tightrope walkers, fire […]
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. […]
This year World Heart Beat Music Academy had the fantastic opportunity of performing at the Get Active Wandsworth Festival at the Winstanley Estate.