Alpha institute visited London in August to work Raw Material's Artist Development group and the Youthsayers on a collaborative music project. Together we ran workshops, recording sessions and music performances.
Totally proud of these dudes who smashed it EFG London Jazz Festival yesterday at #NextGenerations Barbican Centre thanks to teachers Idris Rahman Pat Hatchett Julia Biel and Arts Council England for funding us and Raw Material Music and Media for hosting us.
Youthsayers Rich Mix, Bethnal Green
Youthsayers ft Joash Scott – Mama Cry No More
Raw Material presents...
Congratulations to , Youthsayers member , Mebrakh Haughton- Johnson . He has just passed 2 grade 8 music exams on alto sax and clarinet with 2 distinctions . Mebrakh has been offered places at Royal College of Music, Guildhall , Trinity Laban , Royal Birmingham Conservatoire, Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama.
Support us by buying a T Shirt (great Xmas pressy ) – You will be helping young musicians to take part in this project . Price £10 . Logo by South London Graffiti artist DANE – colours military green , chestnut , lime green , Irish green . Usual sizes. Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
We had a great time recording at Sonica Studios made possible by funding from Arts Council England and generous support from Matt and Paul at Sonica. Listen out for the results.