Welcome to CultureMix

CultureMix warmly welcomes you to our web site where you can find out more about how we encourage engagement in music and carnival arts  through experiences, education, entertainment, professional development and employment.

Browse our site for information on RASPO – Reading All Steel Percussion Orchestra, the Reading Reggae Collective and our lockdown project Distant Mix.

Find out how you can get involved in exciting carnival events, workshop activities, gigs, tours and international collaborations.

Visit our online shop for a range of products including CDs, clothing, steel pan instruments, accessories and services like pan tuning and team building.  
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2020 CultureMix Review

A testing year for CultureMix and RASPO with a lost summer of peak season activity due to the global pandemic that brought a new virtual reality and a major shift in focus.

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CultureMix receives Culture Recovery Grant

CultureMix is delighted to receive Culture Recovery Funding that will help the organisation to remain sustainable and future proof our portfolio.

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Black Lives Matter

CultureMix Conversations gets us together to understand diversity and inclusion, change our thinking, and eliminate racism.

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New Reggae Collective for Reading

Grammy award winning producer and bass guitar supremo Don Chandler sets up a Reading UK Reggae Collective.

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