Recent News about Colourstrings

Recent Classical Music Magazine article

Kodaly Method: a pioneering way for teaching children learn music - Classical Music (

Recent STRAD article

Making music makes your soul grow!

Showcase Concert

On July 1st 2023 CMS Showcase Concert came from the Town House, Kingston University

This featured our choirs (Bluebird, Junior, Intermediate, Senior and Parents) CMS string quartets and Colourstrings Orchestra with soloists Nina Ribeaux and Vincent Wilson-Hodges.
Here is a link to the live recording

Foundation of America international competition

Our amazing guitar department; Daniel Bovey and George Tarlton and their Mela guitar quartet have just won first prize at the Guitar Foundation of America international competition in New York.
Congratulations to them: what an achievement!!!

Isabell Karlsson receives 5 star review

Isabell Karlsson is the current leader of the National Youth orchestra who just played their first concert of the season at the Barbican with 5 star reviews in the Telegraph. She was playing on David Angel's Maggini violin, kindly loaned by the family.
You can read the review here