2018

20.07.18          Groove Academy Summer Concert - The Basement Door, Richmond

07.07.18          St Margaret's Summer Fair

07.07.18          Hampton Junior School Fair and Barbecue

24.06.18          Teddington Village Fair

16.06.18          Hampton Hill Summer Fair

10.06.18          Hampton Wick Big Picnic (Bushy Park)

09.06.18          Hampton Carnival

21.04.18          Surrey Food Festival.  Redshift (senior band performance) Their prize for their performance in Battle of the Bands.

27.03.18          Launch - YMCA Hampton Youth Project

23.03.18          Band Night, The Basement Door, Richmond

14.03.18          Music for Youth Regional Festival Series, Ealing Christian Centre, Ealing

05.03.18          Deadline for Recorded Entry, Music for Youth Regional Festival, 2018

02.03.18          Battle of the Bands Final, The Basement Door, Richmond

​26.01.18          Battle of the Bands Heat, The Basement Door, Richmond

 

 

 

2017

23.12.17          Groove Academy Christmas Concert, Hampton Youth Project

17.12.17          New Life Church Christmas Carol Service, YMCA White House Community Centre, Hampton

08.12.17          Powerjam at Christmas, The Basement Door, Richmond

01.12.17          Christmas in the Square, Hampton Square, Hampton

14.08.17          Kids Rock Festival, The Lamb, Surbiton

15.07.17          Groove Academy Summer Concert, Hampton Youth Project

01.07.17          Hampton Junior School Fete and Barbecue

11.06.17          Hampton Wick Big Picnic, Bushy Park, Hampton Wick

28.04.17          Band Night at The Warehouse, Hampton Wick

01.04.17          Senior Group Recording Session for Song Academy's Song Writing Competition, Hampton Youth Project

28.03.17          Senior Group Recording Session for Song Academy's Song writing Competition, Hampton Youth Project

17.02.17          Band Night at The Warehouse, Hampton Wick

​20.01.17          Band Night at The Warehouse, Hampton Wick

 

 

 

PERFORMANCE HISTORY

2016

18.12.16      New Life Church Christmas Carol Service (Music Mentors performance), The White House, Hampton

17.12.16      Groove Academy Christmas Concert, Hampton Youth Project

23.10.16      What's On in Hampton Exhibition, Linden Hall, Hampton

10.09.16      Start of 2017/18 term, Hampton Youth Project

23.07.16      Groove Academy Social, Hampton Youth Project

20.07.16      Workshop 7 with Malden Oaks PRU at YMCA Basement, Kingston

16.07.16      Hampton Hill Summer Fair

15.07.16      Band night in partnership with YMCA and in participation with International Youth Arts Festival at YMCA Basement, Kingston

13.07.16      Workshop 6 with Malden Oaks PRU at YMCA Basement, Kingston

10.07.16      Open Mic Evening in partnership with YMCA and in participation with International Youth Arts Festival at YMCA Basement, Kingston

09.07.16      Groove Academy Concert at YMCA Basement, Kingston

06.07.16      Workshop 5 with Malden Oaks PRU at YMCA Basement, Kingston

29.06.16      Workshop 4 with Malden Oaks PRU at YMCA Basement, Kingston

22.06.16      Workshop 3 with Malden Oaks PRU at YMCA Basement, Kingston

17.06.16      Band Night in partnership with YMCA at The Basement, Kingston

15.06.16      Workshop 2 with Malden Oaks PRU at YMCA Basement, Kingston

08.06.16      Workshop 1 with Malden Oaks PRU at YMCA Basement, Kingston

22.05.16      Open Mic Evening in partnership with YMCA  Basement, Kingston

29.04.16      Groove Academy Concert at The Basement Door, Richmond

15.04.16      Band Night in partnership with YMCA at YMCA Basement, Kingston

11.03.16      Band Night in partnership with YMCA at YMCA Basement, Kingston

05.03.16      Relaunch of Groove Academy after re-organization at Hampton Youth Project

19.02.16      Social and meeting with Young Music Leaders 

12.02.16      Band Night in partnership with YMCA at The Basement, Kingston

31.01.16      Open Mic Night in partnership with YMCA at The Basement, Kingston

 

 

 

 

2015
 

 

 

11.12.15           Band Night, The Basement, Kingston, in partnership with YMCA

27.11.15           Richmond Christmas Lights

13.11.15           Band Night, The Basement, Kingston, in partnership with YMCA

09.10.15           Band Night Launch, The Basement, Kingston, in Partnership with YMCA

27.09.15           Open Mic Launch, The Basement, Kingston, in partnership with YMCA

16.09.15           Fresher's Fair, Kingston College (to promote Groove Academy and our work with YMCA)

18.07.15           Groove Academy Summer Concert, The Basement Door, The Vineyard Life Church, Richmond Hill

15.07.15           Kingston International Youth Arts Festival, Open Mic Session, Woody's Bar & Kitchen, Kingston

14.07.15           Kingston International Youth Arts Festival, Open Mic Session, Las Iguanas Restaurant, Kingston

12.07.15           Our Big Gig - Hampton Pub Gig, Hampton Square

12.07.15           Our Big Gig and Community Fun Day, Hampton Square

10.07.15           Our Big Gig, Music Taster Workshop (for Primary School age), Hampton Youth Project

10.07.15           Our Big Gig Youth Band Night, Hampton Youth Project

08.07.15           Kingston International Youth Arts Festival, Open Mic Session, Woody's Bar & Kitchen, Kingston

07.07.15           Kingston International Youth Arts Festival, Open Mic Session, Las Iguanas Restaurant, Kingston

05.07.15           Kingston International Youth Arts Festival, Open Mic Session, Marketplace, Kingston

13.06.15           Our Big Gig Extra, Walpole Park, Ealing

22.05.15           Shooting Star Chase Youth Group - Workshop & Performance by Euphoria

04.04.15           Band Night, The Basement Door, The Vineyard Life Church, Richmond Hill

20.03.15           Teddington Baptist Church Youth Club - Performance Workshop

06.03.15           Teddington Baptist Church Youth Club - Performance Workshop

01.03.15           Music for Youth Regional Festival Series, Rich Mix, Bethnal Green

28.02.15           Music for Youth Regional Festival Series, Video Shoot at Hampton Youth Project for Recorded Entry

13.02.15           Teddington Baptist Church Youth Club - Performance Workshop

02.02.15           Hampton Village Meeting, Hampton Junior School - Promoting the work of Groove Academy

30.01.15           Teddington Baptist Church Youth Club - Performance Workshop

16.01.15           Teddington Baptist Church Youth Club - Performance Workshop

2014

14.12.14           Hampton Square Christmas Celebration

10.12.14           Volume 3 office Christmas Party

06.12.14           Groove Academy, End-of-Year Concert

05.12.14           Hampton Youth Project Christmas Party

28.11.14           Richmond Hill, Christmas Market

29.10.14           Shooting Star Chase Hospice - Siblings Songwriting / Performance Workshop

24.10.14           The Basement Door, Richmond - Pulse performed at a band night

17.10.14           Visit to Teddington Baptist Youth Club (pre-cursor to Project in 2015) 

24.07.14           Kingston International Youth Arts Festival, Las Iguanas Restaurant, Kingston

22.07.14           Kingston International Youth Arts Festival, Woody's Bar & Kitchen, Kingston

17.07.14           Kingston International Youth Arts Festival, Las Iguanas Restaurant, Kingston

15.07.14           Kingston International Youth Arts Festival, Woody's Bar & Kitchen, Kingston

13.07.14           Our Big Gig Music Festival and Community Fun Day, Hampton Square

04 -06.07.14     Busking Trip to Paris

28.06.14           Groove Academy 10th Anniversary Concert, Hampton Youth Project

06.06.14           Powerstation Open Mic Session, Mortlake

23.05.14           Powerstation Open Mic Session, Mortlake

09.05.14           Powerstation Open Mic Session, Mortlake

01.05.14           Open Mic Evening, The Ram Jam Club, Kingston

25.04.14           Powerstation Open Mic Session, Powerstation, Mortlake

11.04.14           Powerstation Open Mic Session, Powerstation, Mortlake

28.03.14           Powerstation Open Mic Session, Powerstation, Mortlake

11.03.14           Performance by Five to Midnight at the Music for Youth Regional Festival, Rich Mix, Bethnal Green

28.02.14           Powerstation Open Mic Session, Powerstation, Mortlake

14.02.14           Powerstation Open Mic Session, Powerstation, Mortlake

24.01.14           Powerstation Open Mic Session, Powerstation, Mortlake

10.01.14           Powerstation Open Mic Session, Powerstation, Mortlake    

 

2013

 

 

20.12.13            Powerstation Open Mic Session

19.12.13            Volume 3 Anniversary Party : Piper Centre, Fulham

15.12.13            Southwest Side Story :  Urban Dance Academy's Christmas Concert : Hampton Boys

13.12.13            Charity Event for Trip to Malawi and Tanzania, Hampton Youth Project

06.12.13            Powerstation Open Mic Session

29.11.13            Hampton Hill Christmas Parade, Hampton Hill High Street

23.11.13            Concert - Masterclass: Ramsay Musical Instruments & Groove Academy present a special evening of entertainment with

                          featured RMI artists:Alex Wieczorek, Alina Møllmann and Bryan Acampo
22.11.13            Powerstation Open Mic Session         

08.11.13            Powerstation Open Mic Session            

13.10.13            Grand Opening of Hampton Square, with the Deputy Mayor and star of film and tv - Samantha Bond

28.09.13            Teddingtong School's Fundraiser Event - T-Fest

08.09.13            Teddington River Festival          

24.07.13            Las Iguanas Restaurant : Kingston International Youth Arts Festival - Open Mic Evening

21.07.13            Play That Funky Music - Disco Funk Concert : Eagle Brewery Wharf : Kingston International Youth Arts Festival

20.07.13            Play That Funky Music - Disco Funk Concert : Eagle Brewery Wharf : Kingston International Youth Arts Festival

17.10.13            Las Iguanas Restaurant : Kingston International Youth Arts Festival - Open Mic Evening

10.07.13            Las Iguanas Restaurant : Kingston International Youth Arts Festival - Open Mic Evening

05.07.13            Birmingham Town Hall : Music for Youth National Final - Rock, Pop & Urban Category

22.06.13            Vineyard School Summer Fair

20.06.13            Unnur Sara Eldjárn, Icelandic Artist, Presentation and Performance : The Hampton Youth Project

07.06.13            Ham Youth Centre: Open Mic / Band Night          

03.05.13            Ham Youth Centre: Open Mic Session             

​19.04.13            Ham Youth Centre : Open Mic Session

05.04.13            Ham Youth Centre : Open Mic Session    

23.03.13            Hampton Community Fun Day : The Hampton Youth Project

22.03.13            The Basement Door Richmond : Minifest Bandnight V

15.03.13            Ham Youth Centre : Open Mic Session

08.03.13            The Warehouse, St John's Church, Hampton Wick

03.03.13            Music for Youth's National Festival 2013, Live Recording at the Hampton Youth Project  for Video application to Festival

22.02.13            Ham Youth Centre : Open Mic Session

08.02.13            Ham Youth Centre : Open Mic Session

25.01.13            Ham Youth Centre: Open Mic Session                 

11.01.13            Ham Youth Centre: Open Mic Session : Launch

 

 

2012

 

22.12.12            Christmas Social / Open Mic Evening, Hampton Youth Project                   

20.12.12            Minifest Band Night III at Powerstation, Mortlake

15.12.12            Minifest Band Night II at Ham Youth Centre, Ham          

08.12.12            Urban Academy Christmas Show, Hampton Boys Theatre

30.11/3.12.12    Cultural Exchange, workshop and performance with Unge Spor, a performing arts school in Norway

24.11.12            Groove Academy end of year Concert with orginal material from third GA CD

16.11.12            Minifest Band Night I at Hampton Youth Project

09.11.12            Hampton Diner Open Mic

26.10.12            Hampton Diner Open Mic

12.10.12            Hampton Diner Open Mic

28.09.12            Hampton Diner Open Mic

19.09.12            Off the Record Counselling Service 20th Anniversary Garden Party

6-10.08.12         Guitar Building Workshop, Hampton Youth Project.

20.07.12            Hampton Diner Open Mic

15.07.12            Nothing Compares with You Video Shoot at St Mary's, Hampton

14.07.12            Hampton Hill Summer Festival

08.07.12            Summer Breeze Video Shoot, Central London

07.07.12            Livestock Festival and Connor Whipp Appeal Fundraiser at Heatham House

01.07.12            Street Party, Copthal Gardens, Twickenham

23.06.12            Vineyard School Summer Fair, Richmond Hill

22.06.12            Hampton Diner Open Mic

08.06.12            Hampton Diner Open Mic

03.06.12            Jubilee Celebration

25.05.12            Hampton Diner Open Mic    

11.05.12            Hampton Diner Open Mic​

27.04.12            Hampton Diner Open Mic

13.04.12            Hampton Diner Open Mic

30.03.12            Hampton Diner Open Mic

​16.03.12            Hampton Diner Open Mic

10.03.12            Vocal Techniques Masterclass with Eva Simonttacchi

02.03.12            Hampton Diner Open Mic

17.02.12            Hampton Diner Open Mic

20.01.12            Hampton Diner Open Mic  Launch​

2011

14.12.11          Urban Academy Christmas Show at Clarendon Hall, York House, Twickenham

10.12.11          Groove Academy Christmas Concert at Hampton Youth Project

15.10.11          The Electric Ball Band Night at Hampton Methodist Church.

​11.09.11          Groove In The Garden at St Mary's, Hampton.

24.07 to           Aberdeen International Youth Festival with performances at:  
07.08.11          Peterhead Community Theatre      

                        Aberdeen Arts Centre

                        Huntley Town Hall
23.07.11          FARM Festival at Heatham House, Twickenham
16.07.11          Hampton Hill Summer Fair at Hampton Hill High Street
02.07.11          Family Fun Day (Open Door Church)   Springfield Primary School, Sunbury
25.06.11          Band Night at Hampton Youth Project
25.03.11          Late Night Café at Duke Street Church, Richmond

21.02.11          Mayoral Reception and Award Ceremony for participation in London New Year's Day Parade.

01.01.11          London New Year’s Day Parade in Central London

2010


16.12.10           Christmas Concert at St Mary’s, Hampton
04.12.10           The Aimless Wanderings of Peer Gynt an orginal musical drama by Groove Academy, based on

                         Ibsen's Peer Gynt, at The Watermans Arts Centre, Brentford

7/8.11.10          Landmark Arts International Festival of Song  The Landmark Arts Centre, Teddington
28.10.10           Black History Week Event at Hampton Youth Project
11.09.10           Concert at Sandnes Brygge, Norway
05.08.10           Concert at The Ram Jam, Kingston
17.07.10           Hampton Hill Traders Fair at Hampton Hill High Street
03.07.10           New Malden Arts Festival at the Fountain Pub, New Malden
13.06.10           The Twickenham Carnival at Orleans House Gallery
16.05.10           International Lions Arts Festival 2010   Sir Winston Churchill School, Woking
22.04.10           Open Mic Evening at the Dolce Vita Café, St Mary’s University College

01.04.10           Music for Youth Jazz Heats at St Luke’s, Islington

13.02.10           Music for Youth Rock, Pop & Urban Heats at The Luminaire, Kilburn.​

2009



19.12.09           End of Year Concert at Hampton Youth Project
06.12.09           St Margaret’s Christmas Fair   
13.11.09           Jam with Human Equivalent,: Leah Gough Cooper’s band at the Hampton Youth Project
13.11.09           Workshop with Human Equivalent at the Theatre, Hampton Academy.
07.11.09           Band Night at Hampton Youth Project

26-30.10.09      Guitar Building Workshop at Hampton Youth Project
27.09.09           St Mary’s Arts Festival at St Mary’s University College
29.7/8.8.09       Aberdeen International including performances at:-  

                         Lemon Tree Theatre, Aberdeen
                         Peterhead Community Theatre
                         Banchory Barn
                         Acorn Centre, Inverurie

                         Parade through the City of Aberdeen (Union Street)

                         Union Terrace Gardens
18.07.09           Heathfest, Heatham House's annual band night
12.07.09           Garden Party at Heatham House
11.07.09           New York State of Mind Concert at Hampton Youth Project
04.07.09           New Malden Arts Festival at the Fountain Pub, New Malden
27.06.08           Band Night at Hampton Youth Project
14.06.09           St Margaret’s Fair hosted by the St Margaret’s Traders Association.
11.06.09           Hampton North Celebration at All Saints Church
23.05.09           International Womans Day : Celebration at Heatham House
16.05.09           Heathfields Street Festival, Hounslow
04.05.09           The Brighton Fringe Festival, The Lanes, Brighton
04.04.09           Richmond Youth Awards at Heatham House
28.03.09           Band Night  at Hampton Youth Project
06.03.09           International Lions Arts Festival 2009 at Sir Winston Churchill School, Woking
22.02.09           Music for Youth DVD Recording for entry into the MFY National Festival

16-19.02.09      Music Workshop (Outcome:music video on YouTube) Hampton Youth Project.​

2008        


20.12.08           Hampton Youth Project -  All That Jazz...     
11.11.08           The Royal Albert Hall – School Proms   
27-30.10.08      Music Workshop at the Hampton Youth Project
30.10.08           The Bruschetta Jazz Corner, Kingston   
27&28.09.08     Smart Festival, Freshers Week at St Mary’s University College
12.10.08           1980’s Concert at Heatham House

5-8.08.08          Guitar Building Workshop, Hampton Youth Project.
07.07.08           Finals of the 'Rock, Pop & Urban' category of Music for Youth's National Festival at the Carling

                         Academy, Birmingham     
21.06.08           Integrated Youth Services Launch at Heatham House by the Richmond Youth Service
15.06.08           Feltham Community College Community Fair  
07.06.08           Young Carers Fair at Archdeacon Primary School 
05.06.08           Young Carers Project, Download, at the Hampton Youth Project
01.06.08           Street Dance & Music Festival at The Hampton Youth Project
27-30.05.08      Music Workshop (Outcome:music video on YouTube) Hampton Youth Project
09.04.08           St Paul's School, Barnes, Integrated Services Launch with Richmond Youth Service
09.04.08           All Day Music Workshop, Powerstation, Mortlake for Richmond Youth Service 
14-17.04.08      Music Workshop (and Showcase)  at Hampton Youth Project
15.03.08           Integrated Youth Services Launch at the White House Community Centre, Hampton for the

                         Richmond Youth Service

08.03.08           Celebration of International Women’s Day at Heatham House for the Richmond Youth Service
FEB .08             Video Shoot at Heatham House for DVD entry into The National Festival for Music for Youth's

                         National Festival.​

2007

15.12.07           The ACT Theatre, Kingston-Upon-Thames College (original songs written by Groove Academy)

09.11.07           Hampton Junior School Christmas Market
22-25.10.07      Mid-Term Music workshop in partnership with Hampton Youth Project / Positive Activities for Young People

25.10.07           Ram Jam (Unplugged) Fundraiser for Lynn’s Bowel Cancer Campaign     
13.07.07           Hampton Infant School Parents Barbecue 
01.07.07           Teddington River Festival
17.06.07           Strawberry Hill Music Day    
09.06.07           Fundraiser for Shooting Start at Jolly Cooper, Hampton with Hounslow Freemasons
19.05.07           Act Theatre, Kingston College, original work from Groove Academy

01.02.07           The Febs, an annual series of concerts held at Thamesmead School, Shepperton    

​2006

 

22.10.06           Motown Magic at Twickenham Rugby Union  
21.10.06           Motown Magic at Twickenham Rugby Union  
05.08.06           Shooting Star Hospice First Birthday Party     
02.07.06           Hampton Junior School Summer Fair      
25.06.06           Moroccan Fair at Hampton Green
17.06.06           Teddington River Festival    
11.06.06           Strawberry Hill Music Day

25.03.06           End-of-Term Showcase, at the Arthur Cotterell Theatre(ACT), Kingston College 

2005

​       

10.12.05            Winter Term Presentation Day '05   
17.11.05            Christmas Lights Ceremony at the Bentall Centre, Kingston
O3.09.05           Agents Under Cover '05 attended by the Mayor of the London Borough of Richmond Upon Thames at

                          the Hampton Hill Playhouse  
30.07.05            GrooveFEST - a music festival at the White House Community Centre, Hampton    
10.07.05            Hatherop Park Summer Fete arranged by Friends of Hatherop Park
09.07.05            Hampton Junior School Summer Fair     
24.06.05            Vibrant Mission Fundraiser (African) organized by Hampton Baptist Church
11.06.05            'Montage' CD Launch – Our first CD   

14.05.05            Richmond May Fair organized by Churches Together in Richmond

2004

17.12.04           Groovy Christmas, Everyone!    

04.09.04           Agents Under Cover – first performance at the Hampton Hill Playhouse -  attended by the

                         Mayor of the London Borough of Richmond Upon Thames)      
18.07.04           Hatherop Park Summer Fair    Friends of Hatherop Park
26.06.04           Hampton Junior School Summer Fair     
21.06.04           Hampton Police Liaison Group Meeting  
19.06.04           Groove Academy Arts & Crafts Fundraiser  
12.06.04           Hampton Carnival at the White House Community Ass.

29.04.04           Groove Academy Launch