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Bend it Like Beckham

Read some of the rave reviews from the first night of Bend it Like Beckham: Independent, Variety, The Hollywood News, Daily Mail, The Stage The Telegraph            

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17 March 2015

Bend It Like Beckham

Watch a trailer of Howard Goodall’s new West End Musical by clicking here. Opening in May at the Phoenix Theatre.

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14 October 2014

'Steadfast' - Classic fm's #1 charity single by Howard Goodall

‘Steadfast’  written by Classic FM’s composer-in-residence, Howard Goodall,  and recorded by a galaxy of classical stars is now available to download from the iTunes store, here.   All proceeds will go to Global’s Make Some Noise, a charity that helps disadvantaged children in the UK.   Steadfast includes Katherine Jenkins, Laura Wright, Milos, Charlie Siem, Alfie Boe and Classic FM presenters

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22 June 2014

What future for music in schools?

Last Friday, Howard Goodall gave a speech at The Sunday Times Festival of Education debating What music in schools is for? Click here for the  full version of the Festival of Education speech

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17 December 2013

Christmas Day

Howard Goodall joins Diane Louise-Jordan in A Celebration of Carols at 6am on Radio 2. Later in the day he will be joining John Lloyd for a special Christmas edition of With Great Pleasure on Radio 4 at midday.

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30 April 2015

Bend it Like Beckham

Howard Goodall’s musical Bend it Like Beckham at the Phoenix Theatre, London previews on 15th May, opening night 24th June. Book your tickets by clicking on this link.

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7 November 2014

Bend It Like Beckham

With music by Howard Goodall and lyrics by Charles Hart, Gurinder Chadha will direct the world premier of the new British stage musical Bend It Like Beckham. Opening at the Phoenix Theatre in June 2015. Click here for more information.

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31 July 2014

First World War Commemoration

Howard has contributed two choral items for the August 4th commemoration of the beginning of the First World War at St Symphorien Military Cemetery near Mons, Belgium, broadcast live in BBC2.  He has arranged British and German soldiers’ songs into a suite with band accompaniment (The Band of the Coldstream Guards) and composed an entirely

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2 May 2014

Institute of Education

Howard Goodall was delighted this week to receive from Baroness Shepherd the title and status of Doctor of Literature (Education) of the Institute of Education, University of London.

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Photo of Howard Goodall by Kevin McDaid

23 August 2013

Singular Sensations

Howard Goodall joins host Edward Seckerson on October 6th as part of a series of ‘in-depth encounters’ with stars of musical theatre.

Taking place at London’s Charing Cross Theatre, it is billed as a ‘Sunday afternoon fixture for musical theatre enthusiasts’.

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