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The Devil's Jukebox at Wilderness Festival

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On Saturday 8 August at the multi-award winning live music and contemporary arts festival, Wilderness Festival, a group of extraordinary musicians will be flirting with fire and brimstone in an epic exploration of The Devil’s favourite music. Read More

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Hitting the high Cs!

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Yesterday, a musical pirate ship washed ashore for a special concert of maritime tunes and nautical favourites performed by a scurvy pirate crew (the Orchestra of Opera North) for hundreds of school children. Read More

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Jazz at the Howard Assembly Room

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The Howard Assembly Room plays an important role in Yorkshire’s cultural scene with a varied programme of events, gigs, films, talks and world-class jazz acts. Here we take a look back over the range of jazz royalty that have performed here since the venue's renovati... Read More

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