Category Archives: Music

NHS299 Sunday 29th September 2013

The Musicians Union Bateria uplifting the crowd of 50.000 to 70,000 protesters at the Save Our NHS Rally to protest the way the Conservative Party has treated it and the country on the first day of their Party Conference this … Continue reading

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The Rhythm The City 7pm

We receive a steady stream of enquiries at the moment asking whether new people can join Manchester School of Samba (MSS). The answer is a most affirmative yes (rather than “yes but…”). We enjoy the excellent, energetic and accessible choreography … Continue reading

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Wonderland | A Short Form Doc on Creative Commerce

Wonderland | A Short Form Doc on Creative Commerce from Eskimo on Vimeo.

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Manchester Day Parade 2013

We have been busy preparing for the biggest parade of the year here in my home city of Manchester, The Manchester Day Parade. Modelled on American and Irish events it aims to celebrate the communities, diversity and creativity of the … Continue reading

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SYNDROMES – a short film by Kristoffer Borgli & The Golden Filter

SYNDROMES – a short film by Kristoffer Borgli & The Golden Filter from The Golden Filter on Vimeo.

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Natalia Paruz – The Saw Lady : The Back of the Busk

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Manchester School of Samba – for DrumOff.TV

Some of Manchester School of Samba mucking about for DrumOff.TV’s competition last night! We meet every week at Sacred Trinity Church on a Wednesday. Between 7 and 9.30p.m. There’s a simultaneous dance class as well… More about DrumOff.TV Here

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Roots of Capoeira Crowd Funding Appeal

Help them out here Angolan Roots of Capoeira

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Hillside Beauties

Hillside Beauties from julia kurc on Vimeo.

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Afoxé Oyá Alaxé – Quilombo Axé (Dia de negro)

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