See below for listings for RASPO Orchestra and Ensemble performances, open workshops and related carnival events for 2016.
For a list of RASPO's past performance please go to our Events Archive pages.
READING CONTEMPORARY ART FAIR
Friday 22 April 2016 6.30pm - 9.30pm Private View
Saturday 23 and Sunday 24 April 2016 10am - 6pm Tickets
Rivermead Leisure Centre, Richfield Avenue, Reading RG1 8EQ
RASPO will provide musical entertainment for the Private View of Reading Contemporary Art Fair featuring over 160 artist galleries and free art workshops
A CELEBRATION OF MUSIC IN BERKSHIRE
Sunday 1 May 2016 6pm
Tickets £25 and £28
The Royal Albert Hall, Kensington Gore, London SW7 2AP
CultureMix presents the Berkshire Schools Steel Orchestra at The Royal Albert Hall. The performance, part of Berkshire Maestros' showcase of musical diversity, will feature forty carefully selected children from eight primary school steel bands across Berkshire. Steel Band. Buy tickets here.
PEACE & LOVE CONCERT
Saturday 7 May 2016 Doors 8pm Show 8.30pm.
Tickets £6 and £7 in advance. £10 on the door. Buy tickets
Readipop Studios, Unit 5, 35 Milford Road, Reading RG1 8LG
The third Peace and Love Concert introduces Latin percussion and lyrical poet duo The Percussive Word and features calypso favourites RASPO Steel Band; the return of dynamic reggae outfit IYA Rebels who will perform songs from their recently completed first album 'Nadah'; and dub roots sound system Jah Lion Movement.
Peace and Love facebook event page.
Reading 2016: Year of Culture - a place of innovation, imagination and magic
CultureMix will present the Berkshire Schools Steel Percussion Orchestra performance at The Royal Albert Hall on Sunday 1 May 2016 as part of Berkshire Maestros' showcase of musical diversity.
Buy tickets here.