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Leeds Conservatoire Graduate Announced as New Black Star Riders Guitarist

Hard rock band Black Star Riders have announced Sam Wood as their new guitarist. Sam graduated from our Popular Music course in 2010, and is also a member of Wayward Sons and Land Sharks.

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Graduate Tamzene Recognised as Rising Star at Scottish Music Awards

A Leeds Conservatoire graduate opened the Specsavers Scottish Music Awards 2022 and scooped the VEGA Rising Star Award.

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Leeds Conservatoire Graduate Fergus Quill receiving award from Graeme Knowles
Leeds Conservatoire Graduate Wins Tina May Jazz Award

Jazz graduate Fergus Quill landed the prestigious Tina May Jazz Award in a live final at the Pizza Express Jazz Club in Soho, London.

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Folk Graduate Maddie Morris (Left) And Other Participants On The Artist Mentoring Programme 2022 2023. Photo Credit English Folk Expo
Folk Graduate Selected for English Folk Expo Artist Mentoring Programme

English Folk Expo has announced the four participants for its Artist Mentoring Programme 2022/2023, including Leeds Conservatoire Folk graduate Maddie Morris.

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Musical Theatre Class of 2022 Member Cast in Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

Leeds Playhouse has revealed the full company for Charlie and the Chocolate Factory – The Musical including Darcie Brown, a member of our graduating Musical Theatre cohort.

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Jazz Graduate Makes Breakthrough Act Shortlist in Jazz FM Awards

Jazz FM has announced the nominees for the Jazz FM Awards 2022, including Leeds Conservatoire graduate Jasmine Myra.

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