Music Projects

Showcase of Work

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Monday 24th & Tuesday 25th October, 10.00am - 12.15pm, The Conservatoire

Roundabout Half Term Taster

Roundabout has been running at the Conservatoire for 30 years! Since 1992 we have been introducing children aged 5-7 to music through this exciting, informative and inclusive year-long course. Are you thinking of signing up? Perhaps you are already on the waiting list? Well then this two-day taster is perfect for you! Join us for two mornings in half term to explore all of the many instruments that learners get to explore in their year of Roundabout; strings, flute, piano, brass, percussion and guitar. You'll get time with each instrument, and even try playing in an orchestra. Join us and join the fun!

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7th of April 2022 at 7:30pm, St John's Notting Hill

Charity Concert for Ukraine

An evening of live chamber music and narration at St John's Notting Hill (W11 2NN) Thursday 7th April at 7.30pm. Also streamed online. All proceeds will go towards our ongoing Ukraine medicines buying activities for the south and east of the country.

https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/304651961217

The repertoire will include:

- G.F. Handel - Largo from Xerxes

- Simon & Garfunkel - Sound of silence

- S. Foster - Hard times come again no more

- Metallica - One

- R. Gliere - Duo for violin & cello

- N. Sabisky - Memory of the wind

The music will be performed by a Cello (Rob Wheatley), Violin (Petru Cotarcea), Flutes (Nicholas Sabisky, Victoria Heath), Piano (Jordan Clarke), and Ukrainian musicians on Guitar (Nazar Leskiv) and Piano (Kristina Fedorniak).

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29th May 2021 7:00pm

Victoria's Final Recital

Victoria's final recital for her BMus course at Trinity Laban Conservatoire. It’s been a complicated year with many changes to the course but flexibility is key.
Victoria will host an exciting online event blending both pre-recorded and live elements into an impressive concert.

Click the link below to watch the recordings!

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28th - 30th October 2020

Animate Online

Animate is a series of projects open to young musicians of varying ages and abilities which focuses on creating collaborative group compositions. Past projects have been featured at the BBC Proms, on Radio 3 and BBC TV. This particular project was for ages 10-14 and focused on remote group composition. The recording was also done remotely which created an amazing final result!

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1st February 2020

London Oriana Choir with the Rosewood Orchestra

The London Oriana Choir and Rosewood Orchestra collaborated on an exciting choral concert. This featured works from numerous large operas including Verdi's La Traviata and Nabucco, Bizet's Carmen and Strauss' Champagne Chorus alongside others.

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January - March 2019

Lewisham Live Festival

Lewisham Live is an annual arts festival and includes many projects across the borough. Victoria participated in a collaborative arts projects in a local special needs secondary school combining music and dance in a programme devised by the students. The project leaders went in once a week to work with them on their music and creative skills which culminated in a performance at the end of the term.

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17th August, 10am-12pm, The Conservatoire

Intro to Flute

SOLD OUT
In this introduction to the flute you will learn all about the instrument, and our experienced tutor will guide you through aspects of rhythm, note reading and using the head joint of the flute to ground you in the basics of the instrument. Within the class you will learn 3 notes and a piece of music. This class gives you the opportunity to try out the flute to see if you would like to take your learning with the instrument further and offers a basis from which you would be able to progress on to our term time Play! Flute programme. If you have your own instrument, feel free to bring it along but, if not, you can use one of ours for the class.

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March 2022

Ukrainian National Anthem

Over 75 musicians across the globe are coming together to play the Ukrainian National Anthem as a show of solidarity for the country in this challenging time. Recorded online, in our own homes, the video has been edited together to form a magnificent orchestral and choral work.

Please support this cause here: https://www.withukraine.org/

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3rd-5th February 2021

Notate Create Innovate

Notate Create Innovate is bringing a collection of FREE online musical workshops right to you!

Aimed at children aged 7-11, we strive to create engaging and creative content to benefit children across England. We have 3 workshops to offer to you at this time, which you can read about on the Notate Create Innovate page.

Each exciting workshop will be held on Zoom and last approximately 50 mins in groups of up to 10 children.

We hope to see you there!

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4th December 2020

Wind Ensemble - Trinity Laban

A concert hosted at Blackheath Halls by Trinity Laban Wind Ensemble.

This concert consisted of: Beethoven's Symphony no.1, Gounod's Petite Symphonie and a premier of Anders Waller's composition Wind in Sail.

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31st January 2020

Lumos Duo

Featured in the Old Royal Naval College Lunchtime Concert series, The Lumos Duo is a flute and guitar duet made up of Victoria Heath and Bárbara Matos. After meeting in 2018 at Trinity Laban Conservatoire, they have created an interesting World Music programme together, aiming at exploring different sounds found around the globe.
Some of their pieces can be found in the 'recordings' section.

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4th October 2018

Shapes of Water - Sway Gallery

An instillation created by artist Hiroko Imada called the Shapes of Water held at the Sway Gallery in London (a Japanese art gallery).

This instillation merged elements of both art and music in combination, with Nicholas Sabisky composing the music to be played alongside the artwork. Victoria Heath and Megan Storer performed these works with Nicholas during the opening.

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3rd July 2022 at 6:30pm, St Monica Trust

Bristol Pre-Conservatoire 10 Year Anniversary Concert

Bristol Pre-Conservatoire is proud to be celebrating its 10th anniversary this year, and we would like to invite you to a concert that will reunite past and present students to mark the special occasion.

Including piano quintets, duets, jazz and more, it will be a concert you won't want to miss!

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22nd January 2022

The Harmony Platform

A collaboration between different artistic disciplines over a day to create new works and inspire creation. This project culminated in a number of recordings made by Richard Sabisky. Included in The Harmony Platform alongside Richard Sabisky (videographer) were Nicholas Sabisky (composer and musician), Victoria Heath (coordinator and musician) and Olivia Heath (dancer).

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2021 - 2022

FlautingIt

FlautingIt is a new flute duo comprised of Meg Storer and Victoria Heath. They specialise in online platforms, presenting their works on their YouTube and Facebook. Their most recent project is the Holst series, where they uploaded videos of Holst's 12 Divertimentos for everyone to enjoy.

Have a look for their work on the FlautingIt page on this website, or by following FlautingIt on Facebook and YouTube!

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November 2019 - October 2020

MusicOnWheels - Lycaeum Music

A project like no other, dreamt up and realised by Petru Cotarcea, known as MusicOnWheels. Victoria Heath took an active part in the teaching and behind the scenes running of this exciting new project. Taking part on a renovated bus within disadvantaged London neighbourhoods, the project works alongside local communities to offer free musical education with professional musicians. Offering a variety of instruments to choose from at a range of locations, the MusicOnWheels bus has been applauded for its ingenuity and forward thinking.

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10th March 2019

Cinematic Syncopations Orchestra

A new and emerging orchestra based in Greater London, The CSO was formed, and is led by, Megan Storer. She is a Trinity Laban graduate and is dedicated to raising money in memory of her brother for the Cystinosic Foundation UK.

Concerts feature a range of film scores and are very child friendly, suitable for all ages.

 

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November 2015 - April 2016

Soundtrack Project

The Soundtrack project is run by Bristol Pre-Conservatoire and is an intergenerational project based in St Monica’s (an old people's home). During the project, Victoria, alongside other students, listened as the residents recounted stories from their lives and composed a piece to reflect their past and most powerful memories.