Music loving teens from in and around Reading took part in a free four day Jazz, Reggae and Afrobeat Youthsayers course.
RASPO Steel Orchestra
For 2022 CultureMix Arts celebrates RASPO’s 25th anniversary and hosts monthly Reggae Friday Open Mic events.
We are delighted to become an Arts Council England National Portfolio Organisation.
BBC’s Blue Peter films RASPO Childrens Steel Band at the CultureMix Centre in Reading for a Black History Month feature on how steel pans are made.
Carnival of the World returned to Reading with live music, dance, RASPO, the Broad St Parade and a 4 metre tall Sea Giant Puppet.
CultureMix Arts & Music Centre launches steel band workshops for children and young people as part of Reading Children’s Festival.
The new CultureMix Arts & Music Centre opened on 9 September 2021 at 7 Queens Walk outside the Broad Street Mall.
Reading All Steel Percussion Orchestra films a live performance of popular calypsos for Reading Virtual Carnival on Monday 31 May 2021.
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.
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.
Mary Genis joins RG2Radio to share her life story and favourite music in a two hour interview broadcast in February 2021.
An online future proof digital virtual stage to showcase live streamed and pre-recorded events from CultureMix artistes.