music

The Choir That Rocked Wembley

On Friday 18 October, hundreds of Rock Choir members from Henley, Ascot, and Reading enjoyed one of their biggest performances yet, at the hallowed grounds of Wembley Stadium. The local […]

A Gem of a Concert with the Henley Symphony Orchestra

The young celebrated clarinetist Julian Bliss joins the Henley Symphony Orchestra for its first concert at Reading Concert Hall on 10th November at 5pm.   The early evening concert will […]

Local Talent Shines on the Mic

Totie Southwell from Henley-On-Thames has been given the big thumbs up by judges at the Open Mic UK auditions. Along with other impressive acts, Totie has made it through to […]

Patron Announced for Jazz & Blues Week

Paul Jones, jazz and blues singer, actor and radio personality, is to be Patron of the newly created Henley Jazz & Blues Week.His knowledge of jazz and blues, its roots […]

Two Women of Achievement Awards for Henley

The 7th Women of Achievement Awards sponsored by Invesco Perpetual were held on Thursday (17 October) night at the Millennium Madejski Hotel, Reading. The Women of Achievement Awards recognise inspirational […]

Mike Read’s All Star Charity Show at the Kenton

Mike Read’s ‘Anything Can Happen Night’ at the Kenton on Sunday night really did live up to its name.  Mike was persuaded by Ed Simons, Chairman of the Kenton Theatre […]

Young Twinners United by the Common Language of Music

For the seventeenth year running, young musicians from Henley and its German twin town of Leichlingen met for a weekend of music-making, culminating in an orchestral concert on Sunday at […]

Matthew Bason Theatre Organist First Show in Henley

Matthew Bason renowned Theatre Organist makes his first appearance in Henley on 13 October at Henley Town Hall at 3pm. Matthew has had a varied career in music – both […]

Community Project ‘The Backhouse Club’ host Fine Wine and Jazz Evenings

Founded by a former Brixton and now Henley resident Michael Warner, whose love of jazz and fine wine seem to be a product of his relationships, the Backhouse Club’s first […]

Jazz & Blues Festival Announces Opening Night Party Details

The opening night of the Henley Jazz & Blues Festival will be a very special party night at the Little Angel on Friday 8 November.  It will be a tribute […]