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The Big Music Project Blog

The Big Music Project Blog

We all had our reasons to join the Big Music Project – for me it was the chance to gain some music production skills; for others it was to learn about song composition and event management. Our group revealed itself to be rather diverse; we…

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Portal Presents

Portal Presents

Portal was a collection of young people with a passion for music and performance, who came together to organise two live music events as a part of “The Youth Takeover” festival. The young organisers had a chance to construct team skills and put their minds…

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Hip Hop and Rap Master Class Weekender With International Star Joe Motley

Hip Hop and Rap Master Class Weekender With International Star Joe Motley

Square 1 Studios presents a one-of-a-kind master class a weekend full of workshops, demonstrations and studio sessions with international rap artist Joe Motley.   Joe Motley, an independent artist who was originally from Oldham but now living in Australia has shared the stage with names…

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Square 1 Studios 5th Anniversary Oscar Night Event

Square 1 Studios 5th Anniversary Oscar Night Event

For more pictures please check our gallery page or Facebook page.   Last week Square 1 Studios marked their 5th anniversary with an evening of glitz and glamour at the Queen Elizabeth Hall. Themed around The Oscars, the evening was an all-out celebration, with black-tie…

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Square 1 Shakes Up Oldham Music Scene

Square 1 Shakes Up Oldham Music Scene

The 24th July saw the inaugural Battle of The Bands competition hosted by Square 1 Studios as part of the Oldham Coliseum’s Shake It Up Festival,  a week-long youth-led festival featuring a range of live performances and music workshops.  The theatre audience was treated to…

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Square 1 Strikes a Chord with Young People from the Art Smart Project

Square 1 Strikes a Chord with Young People from the Art Smart Project

The ArtSmart was a creative arts project working with young people from Oldham who were aged between 16-21 and were from NEET backgrounds (Not In Education, Employment and Training). The project was in partnership with The Oldham Council, Feature Films and Square 1 Studios with…

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