MAY 2015: RØYST TRIO WORKSHOPS IN CANADA
As well as several performances this summer, Røyst will also deliver workshops open to the public. The first one will be held at Lula Lounge, Toronto, on the 15th July. Røyst will also deliver a joint workshop with the Canadian group Fruiting Bodies in Montreal, venue TBC.
MAY 2015: NORWEGIAN EMBASSY IN OTTAWA SPONSOR RØYST
We're pleased to announce that our tour to Canada this summer is officially sponsored by the Royal Norwegian Embassy in Ottawa. We very much appreciate their support!!
APRIL 2015: ARTS COUNCIL SUPPORT FOR RØYST AND METAMORPHIC
We were so pleased to receive the brilliant news that the Arts Council have decided to support Røyst's collaboration with Metamorphic. Funding has been awarded for developing and rehearsing new compositions that will be performed when the groups tour the UK in November 2015, as well as funding for the tour itself.
MARCH 2015: RØYST TRIO TOUR CANADA JULY 2015
Røyst are very much looking forward to crossing the Atlantic this summer for a tour that will take us to various cities in Canada. Here are the tour dates:
11th July - Røyst Trio @ The Rainbow Bistro, Ottawa, Canada
12th July - Røyst Trio @ BBAM Gallery, Montreal, Canada
15th July - Røyst Trio @ Lula Lounge, Toronto, Canada
17th July - Røyst Trio @ Hamilton World Music Festival, Hamilton, Canada
18th July - Røyst Trio @ Hamilton World Music Festival, Hamilton, Canada
19th July - Røyst Trio @ Hamilton World Music Festival, Hamilton, Canada
NOVEMBER 2014: RØYST AND METAMORPHIC IN THE STUDIO
We were very pleased to be able to record some tracks in November after a successful Kickstarter campaign. Thank you so much to everyone who contributed! We're now looking forward to listening to the first mixes.
OCTOBER 2014: RØYST TRIO & METAMORPHIC KICKSTARTER CAMPAIGN
Following a very succesful UK tour last summer Røyst Trio and Metamorphic will be recording and EP in Leeds in November. To be able to fund the recording we have set up a Kickstarter campaign online to try and rasie the funds to cover the cost of the recording itself and other expenses like travel from both London and Norway. If you are able to help out we would be very grateful!! There are various rewards for donating, so please visit our page to have a look at what we will do for you in return for your kind donations. The deadline for the campaign is October 20th 2014.
SEPTEMBER 2014: RETURN TO WORK
A new academic year is now upon us and I'm back at Leeds College of Music teaching and running the Foundation Certificate course. It is a big transition from being on maternity leave, but it has been great getting back into the swing of things! I feel lucky to be working in such a vibrant institution teaching students with such talent and enthusiasm! You can have a look at what we do here in our online prospectus:
MAY 2014: RØYST TRIO TOUR DATES, NORWAY SUMMER 2014
We're very much looking forward to our UNCONVENTIONAL TOUR 2014! Look out for us if you're in Møre&Romsdal or Trøndelag, Norway at the end of June and the start of July.