The Institute presents an exclusive masterclass with Guthrie Govan

On Wednesday 3rd December, the Institute will welcome Guthrie Govan to give an exclusive masterclass to students of the Institute of Contemporary Music Performance, and a limited number of public guests, at the Tricycle Cinema in Kilburn.

Guthrie is arguably the most exciting and significant new guitarist to emerge in the virtuosic rock/fusion guitar scene in […]

Drum Channel Present Exclusive Aaron Spears Master Class Plus Win Over $10,000 of Drum Gear and Lessons

Oxnard, CA, 10th September. 2013 – Drum Channel is proud to announce that a Master Class by world-renowned Gospel/R&B drummer Aaron Spears will be webcast live from Drum Channel studios in Oxnard, California on at 7:00 PM EST (4:00 PM PST), Saturday, November 9, 2013. Spears is the popular and critically-acclaimed drummer who has […]


Steve Phillips is headlining the 2013 (Second) Malton Blues Fest
to be held in and around Suddaby’s Crown Hotel May 10th 11th & 12th.
Steve Phillips was a member of the Notting Hillbillies with long time friend and
ex Dire Straits frontman Mark Knoffler,coupled with Bendan Croker making up the
now famous band, Steve will be playing the festival […]


MALTON BLUES & BOOZE FEST, MAY 10,11&12th 2013, small but beautifully marked, inc. Open Mic Fri 8.30-11.30pm (raffle in aid of local charity), Blues Guitar Workshop 10-12am Sat (booking required £4) with Roger Sutcliffe, Main event 1pm-11.30pm Sat 11th, Lineup so far STEVE PHILIPS & THE ROUGH DIAMONDS, SHARON COLGAN BAND, ROGER SUTCLIFFE, HALF DEAF […]

Free Instrument Lesson with National Learn to Play Day at the Institute, London

On Saturday 16th March 2013 the Institute of Contemporary Music Performance will be offering free lessons in guitar, bass, drums and vocals for anybody wishing to try out a new instrument.
National Learn to Play Day, was set up by Music for All; and is run in partnership with the Musicians Union,, Art’s Council England, […]