Three young graduate musicians and the musical director from the legendary ALPHA INSTITUTE (formerly Alpha Boys School) in Kingston Jamaica visited Brixton in South London on 23rd August to hook up with local young musicians, for a week-long project at Raw Materials studios. This special project, hosted by RAW MATERIAL, a key centre for young […]
Our touring project Raw Roads: IMAGINE has come to the end of the road – and what a brilliant journey it was! Our crew travelled to Nottingham, Folkestone and London delivering inspiring music, devising and performance skills workshops to talented young people in each city. Every week of workshops ended in a public showcase of […]
A new piece inspired by Jamnacek's opera JENUFA, created by ENO youth company in partnership with Raw Material and Brixton Youth Theatre, performed on 29 July at ENO Baylis studios.
What Really Matters? aimed to provide a platform for young people’s creativity and to celebrate themes which matter most to us as young people such as community, freedom of expression, politics and mental health. Combining a DJ workshop, arts mural and live music performances, we wanted to provide young people like myself with the experience […]
School Ground Sounds and Raw Material have teamed up with a diverse, professional and industry-seasoned team of world class musicians to offer free mentoring sessions to aspiring young artists and musicians.