Mersea Oysters and Colchester VIth form

Following a series of workshops led by Duncan Chapman and a trip to meet Richard Haward (http://www.richardhawardsoysters.co.uk/home/4586237615) a group of music and music technology students from Colchester VIth form have created a series of pieces from recordings made on the island combined with studio work at the college. This slideshow is a compilation of their […]

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PIPEWORKS competition update: shortlist chosen

After careful consideration and much discussion, adjudicators Alexander Campkin, Duncan Chapman and Soosan Lolavar have chosen a shortlist of five pieces from the seventeen submissions received. The standard was very high and the judges were delighted to see such high-calibre compositions. The first and second prize winners will be announced, and prizes presented, at the […]

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Announcing the judges for the PIPEWORKS composition competition

We are pleased to announce that the judges for the PIPEWORKS composition competition will be Alexander Campkin, Soosan Lolavar and Duncan Chapman. These three exciting contemporary composers are all regular collaborators with leading cultural institutions in the UK and beyond; to find out more about their work, please see their websites: http://www.alexandercampkin.co.uk http://www.soosanlolavar.com http://www.duncanchapman.org Entries for the PIPEWORKS competition […]

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Sajid Javid, Government Minster plays the demo organ!

Here’s photo of Sajid Javid playing our lovely demo organ  at firstsite.   <img class="aligncenter size-medium wp-image-619" src="https://i2.wp.com/moothallorgan.co sale levitra.uk/wp-content/uploads/2015/02/Sajid-Javid-Organs-and-Oysters.jpg?resize=225%2C300″ alt=”Sajid Javid Organs and Oysters” srcset=”https://i2.wp.com/moothallorgan.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2015/02/Sajid-Javid-Organs-and-Oysters.jpg?resize=225%2C300 225w, https://i2.wp.com/moothallorgan.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2015/02/Sajid-Javid-Organs-and-Oysters.jpg?w=768 768w” sizes=”(max-width: 225px) 100vw, 225px” data-recalc-dims=”1″ />   Check out this extraordinary footage of a Government Minister playing the demo organ! http://www.gazette-news.co.uk/news/11768727.VIDEO__Firstsite_admits__We_got_it_wrong/

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