Readipop creates

projects that bring musicians, artists, participants & audiences together

 

Readipop supports

musicians with festivals, events, advice and professional studios

 

Readipop creates

inspirational and engaging arts projects

 

Readipop supports

artists by creating new events and opportunities

 

Readipop creates

projects that challenge and inspire

 

READIPOP SUPPORTS

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Music Changing Lives…

Readipop is a music and arts charity based in Reading with a strong reputation for delivering innovative and engaging arts projects. Readipop makes a positive difference to the lives of people in need and believes creativity is vital for a fulfilled life.

Readipop develops and delivers high quality projects that bring diverse musicians, artists, performers, participants and audiences together to create engaging, inspiring experiences for all. Readipop has a proven track record of producing excellent projects in Reading, the Thames Valley and nationwide.

Readipop has an experienced board of trustees which includes professionals working within the community, arts and music industries. Readipop’s history includes the development of Readipop Studios (formerly PlugnPlay Studios) twice winner of a ‘Best Live Music Venue’ award. Readipop’s founder, Gavin Lombos, won a Pride Of Reading award for his cultural contribution to the city.

Registered Charity 1123962

As a project manager I was really pleased with your flexible approach and enthusiasm.

Oxfordshire Youth Offending Service

Each of the staff you sent were just right in leading sessions & engaging young people

Oxfordshire Youth Offending Service

I was greatly impressed with the Urban Orchestra in MK

David Rose, Milton Keynes Music Hub

Readipop has a strong reputation for delivering innovative and engaging arts projects

Hannah Dix, Arts Officer, Reading Borough Council

The particular model and practice that I observed was the most genuinely inclusive I have seen

Graeme Surtees, The Stables

current programme

Readiophonics

November 28, 2016

Urban Orchestra

Join this project now!

Reading on Tour – Cultural Heritage Tour

Unlock Reading's rich cultural heritage

Urban Orchestra toolkit

Find out about Urban Orchestra and how it works...

Join Tea & Jam

Our strumming and singing project for people aged 60+

Join The Small Strings

Join Readipop's Ukulele band

BEATROOTS

Join Reading's samba drumming group!

Reading CAN

culture and arts networking

RPM

Readipop's music based mentoring programme

N4ME

Networking for Music Educators

Counting Bars

April 29, 2014

Join Moving On

Readipop's community choir for retired people

Past Projects

MINI PROJECT 2014

MINI PROJECT 2014

with Oxford County Music Service and Ark T

Reading On Tour – Music Heritage Trail

Reading On Tour – Music Heritage Trail

New project coming soon!

Glitch Club

Glitch Club

jamming with music technology

Amersham Road

Amersham Road

Funded by Children in Need

Whitley Soundtracks

Whitley Soundtracks

intergenerational audio project

NLDC (Neighbourhood Learning in Deprived Communities)

NLDC (Neighbourhood Learning in Deprived Communities)

September 9, 2014

Break 4 Change

Break 4 Change

September 9, 2014

Blessed Hugh Faringdon Samba

Blessed Hugh Faringdon Samba

September 9, 2014

Realise!

Realise!

September 9, 2014

Weekend Warriors Outreach

Weekend Warriors Outreach

September 9, 2014

Get Grandad to DJ

Get Grandad to DJ

September 9, 2014

Band Academy & Saturday Samba School

Band Academy & Saturday Samba School

September 9, 2014

Summer Music Week

Summer Music Week

September 9, 2014

Organisation Transformation

Organisation Transformation

September 9, 2014

Nightingales

Nightingales

September 9, 2014

Banned Sessions

Banned Sessions

September 9, 2014

Amersham Road Music Project – Youth Music partner project

Amersham Road Music Project – Youth Music partner project

September 9, 2014

Band Camp & Rock Academy

Band Camp & Rock Academy

September 9, 2014

Bishop’s Green

Bishop’s Green

September 9, 2014

Transitions

Transitions

September 8, 2014

URBAN ORCHESTRA 2006

URBAN ORCHESTRA 2006

The original Urban Orchestra - made in Reading

URBAN ORCHESTRA 2009

URBAN ORCHESTRA 2009

The Hexagon, Reading

Cranbury College Pupil Referral Unit

Cranbury College Pupil Referral Unit

April 29, 2014

Bucklebury Rural Music Project

Bucklebury Rural Music Project

January 9, 2014

Weekend Warriors

Weekend Warriors

January 9, 2014

Moorside Music Project

Moorside Music Project

January 9, 2014

Dhoom Dhamaka Indian Music workshops

Dhoom Dhamaka Indian Music workshops

January 9, 2014