We are working towards our first studio recording . The sessions will be taking part at Sonica Studios which is an excellent , top quality professional recording studio in South London. Recording dates have not been finalised yet but if you are an 11 to 18 year old musician and want to get involved , get in touch at firstname.lastname@example.org.
SUMMER 2017 – Upcoming rehearsal dates all taking place at Raw Material , Robsart St , Brixton SW9
Wednesdays 5 till 7pm.
We will be at Raw Material rehearsing from 5pm till 7pm
Jan 25th , 1st Feb, 8th Feb , 22nd Feb , 1st March , 8th March , 16th March 22nd March.
If have not attended before and are interested in joining , please message email@example.com.
We are running 8 sessions at Raw Material , Brixton on the following dates :
25th Jan , 1st Feb , 8th Feb , 22nd Feb, 1st March , 8th March , 16th March , 22nd March. (all Wednesdays from 5pm to 7pm )
If you have not taken part in Youthsayers and would like to come along please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org There might be some space depending on what instrument you play. We are particularly looking for bass players .
Check out Raw Material where we run the sessions www.rawmusicmedia.co.uk
Our horn section got the chance to perform with Soothsayers and Dub Asante band at Lambeth Country Show as part of a tribute to reggae great Rico Rodriguez. The audience gave them a massive cheer and may said they found it very moving. Somewhere Rico must have been smiling.
The band are sounding great . We have been concentrating on developing performance skills , working on dynamics and communicating on stage.
Saturday April 16th 2pm to 3.30pm
Come and take part in a free workshop on Saturday April 16th at The Hideaway – London’s best Jazz Venue. Bring your instrument and jam with us and find out more about Youthsayers. Its free entry and free take part in the workshop.
We we really impressed by the young musicians at Lambeth Music Service Saturday centre today and we are looking forward to them joining us for our first session at Raw Material on April 13th , 5pm to 7pm.
We had a great first taster session at Raw Material last Monday 15th Feb. We were really impressed by musicians who attended and managed to get a few tunes together . We already have the basis of a band and are looking forward to meeting more people who want to take part.
Next, we will be at City Heights Academy on Saturday 27th Feb to let all the young players at Lambeth Music Saturday Centre know about the project. Looking forward to that.
Have a look at the photos page to see pics of what happened at Raw Material on Monday.