Jonathan shares his review of the final Isle of Wight Symphony Orchestra concert of the season and gives us a sneaky peek of what's coming up next.
Thursday, 11th July, 2019 4:55pm
By Jonathan Dodd
The Isle of Wight Festival is often mooted as being aimed at just the middle-aged or more mature festival-goer, so what did an 18-year-old think of it?
Tuesday, 9th July, 2019 6:54pm
By Alpha Perry
Read Jonathan’s review of the penultimate Isle of Wight symphony Orchestra concert of the season.
Friday, 31st May, 2019 5:59pm
The latest Cantata Choir concert was thoroughly enjoyed by choir and audience. Read on for review of the concert.
Friday, 29th March, 2019 9:22am
By Heather Bentley
Renowned Trombone Soloist, Peter Moore, delivered an outstanding performance at the latest Isle of Wight Symphony Orchestra concert. Read more in Jonathan's review.
Monday, 25th March, 2019 5:33pm
Friday night at the newly reopened Kasbah in Ryde was a huge success for the fans, the bar and the band. The White Hot Chilli Peppers hit the spot perfectly, says Rachel Rocks.
Wednesday, 20th February, 2019 3:43pm
By Rachel Rocks
Jonathan shares his review of Isle of Wight Symphony Orchestra's first concert of 2019. Find out what he thought of the Bassoon Concerto by Nino Rota, expertly played by Rebecca Eldridge.
Monday, 28th January, 2019 4:13pm
Three Isle of Wight bands played tribute to The King Lud's rich musical heritage with an emotional farewell gig before its refurbishment and new life as a craft pub.
Wednesday, 23rd January, 2019 12:48pm
Rachel reviews The Black Cat and Top Hat show held at The Tap in Sandown between Christmas and New Year. Hosted by Nick Painless and featuring Mr Strange and Ravenna Grimm.
Monday, 7th January, 2019 4:04pm
This small but dedicated group performed to a high standard, with several pieces sung unaccompanied showcasing their excellent ability to maintain pitch. Don't miss the next concert in March.
Friday, 28th December, 2018 12:12pm
By Jacky Haysted
It’s a challenge for any choir to sustain the emotional range and intensity demanded by this work by Karl Jenkins, however, Cantata Choir rose to the challenge well, with barely a hesitation, accompanied by the excellent Symphony Orchestra.
Saturday, 15th December, 2018 11:50am
By Toby Wallis
First concert of the season for Isle of Wight Symphony Orchestra was one of the best we've seen. Here's what Jonathan thought of it and details of the next.
Friday, 23rd November, 2018 3:42pm