Welcome to CultureMix

CultureMix warmly welcomes you to our website for music, carnival arts, education, entertainment, professional development and employment. Visit our online shop for steel pans, CDs, clothing, accessories, pan tuning and team building.  

Browse our site for information on how to book RASPO – Reading All Steel Percussion Orchestra, join the Reading Reggae Collective, view videos from our lockdown project Distant Mix, and learn more about Reading’s Black History Mural.

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

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Bill Withers tribute

CultureMix celebrates the life of Bill Withers with a medley of his songs performed by RASPO, The Reading Reggae Collective and guest singers and players.

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The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge with Mary Genis from RASPO Steel Orchestra at the Royal Berkshire Hospital in Reading UK Dec 2020

2020 CultureMix Review

A testing year for CultureMix and RASPO with a global pandemic lockdown, Black Lives Matter rallies, the launch of Distant Mix, the Reading Reggae Collective and a new virtual reality.

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Mary Genis 3 sides to the Story interview with MC Napthali for RG2Radio Feb2021

3 Sides to the Story – Mary Genis

Mary Genis joins RG2Radio to share her life story and favourite music in a two hour interview broadcast in February 2021.

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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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