We’re excited to welcome Stuart Morris to the team in the role of Trustee! Stuart is a part-time folk singer and mathematician who has enjoyed a portfolio career as scriptwriter, teacher and journalist. In the 80s and 90s, he cut his creative teeth working on music videos and performing on the London cabaret circuit. His […]
We are deeply saddened to say that we recently lost a good friend and huge supporter of Ovation Music. David ‘Mac’ Macdonald had been a Trustee of the Charity since our launch in Feb 2016, he also loved helping out behind the scenes at our Rock Shows and Festivals. We will miss him! Our thoughts […]
It’s only been 15 months since our last Rock Show, but after a ton of work and planning (much of it on zoom) we’ve managed to safely film and record 15 bands and groups (ages 8 to 17) performing live at the Chichester Festival Theatre. Music videos will accompany the forthcoming short film “Stand Up, […]
Due to Covid-19 our 5th anniversary ‘Ovation Rock Show’, due to be held at the Chichester Festival Theatre, cannot now go ahead in Spring ‘21. This is a huge blow for the many children and young people involved, as well as for our dedicated team of music teachers and young volunteers. What are we doing […]
We’re thrilled to announce the launch of our Saturday Sessions in Southsea! We are teaming up with our friends at the Portsmouth Music Academy and will soon be providing music sessions in their Southsea Premises. Please contact us for more detail.
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I’ve been to quite a rock shows over the years, including some highly-professional big budget shows, and I can honestly say that what I saw at the Minerva Theatre over this weekend was nothing short of outstanding, and I’m putting aside any biased I may have in saying this! The standard of performance from these […]
Talented young musicians return to the Minerva Theatre for two evenings and one afternoon of live music featuring children and young people (ages 8 – 18) from local schools, Chichester College, Chichester Music Academy and Ovation Music. £15 for the main evening shows (10th and 11th Jan) and £10 for the junior Matinee show (11th Jan). Tickets available from […]
For a first night, the Friday show kicked things off very well indeed with strong performances from all the bands, singers and singer-songwriters. Very well done to them! The Junior Matinee show was undoubtedly our best one to date, with our youngest performer just 7 years old and delivering an enchanting performance. Again some truly […]