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THE SYCAMORES NURSING HOME CHRISTMAS PERFORMANCE 18.12.18
Iain Masson has accompanied young voices from The Willows in Bilston at The Sycamores Nursing Home in Wolverhampton. It unlocked positive responses from both staff and residents who became animated with lots of singing, smiling faces and generous feedback!
NEW CROSS HOSPITAL HEART AND LUNG CENTRE CHRISTMAS POP-UP PERFORMANCE 13.12.18
Iain has accompanied young voices at New Cross Hospital Heart and Lung Centre in a choir performance by KS2 pupils from the eastern side of Wolverhampton.
SHADES PIANO STUDENTS CELEBRATE 100% PASS RATE IN 2018 11.12.18
My Shades Music piano students are celebrating today with a 100% pass rate for all ABRSM music exams taken across 2018 in Moseley. Well done to all of them - a remarkable achievement. (Iain)
BLACK COUNTRY LIVING MUSEUM PERFORMANCE / WMCB 12.08.18
Iain Masson guest-conducted West Midlands Concert Band at the Black Country Living Museum in a successful concert on Sunday 12th August. The band was conducted by none other than Mr. Charlie Chaplin for one item in the concert, to the audience members' delight!
The Black Country Living Museum is an open-air museum of rebuilt historic buildings in Dudley in the West Midlands of England. He led three rehearsals with the band on 26th July, 2nd August and 9th August at their rehearsal home in Penn.
KS2 GREATEST SHOWMAN SONGS 10.05.18
Iain has been working with year 5s and 6s in Wednesfield in bringing together songs from The Greatest Showman. The children and staff have also been working on songs by Sam Smith, Bruno Mars and Alicia Keys. Their singing raises the roof!
SATURDAYS AT SHADES 01.03.18
Iain now teaches on Saturdays at Shades Music in Moseley, 9.30am - 5.00pm. He also teaches at Shades on Mondays (3.00-8.00pm), Tuesdays (5.30-8.00pm) and Friday evenings (3.00-8.00pm). All bookings or changes must be made via the shop.
WARWICK ORCHESTRAL WINDS REHEARSAL 11.02.18
Iain Masson was invited to lead a rehearsal with Warwick Orchestral Winds in Coventry.Warwick Orchestral Winds (originally the Midland Wind Orchestra) was formed in 1992. The band draws its members from all over the Midlands, giving concerts in the Warwick and Leamington Spa area. The ensemble has a deserved reputation for programming less well know works together with more traditional and well known classics from the Symphonic Wind repertoire. This was Iain's second visit to the group.