Summer Concerts

Summer Concerts

We are pleased to be working with Elin Roberts as part of her music degree in Bangor University. Elin has been working with us to organise a series of concerts by former students. Here is a post from Elin discussing her work with the Canolfan:

As a former student of the William Mathias Music Centre and MMus student at Bangor University, I am very fortunate to have gained an ATM scholarship through which I am working for the Canolfan over the summer period. The ATM (European Social Fund) is a scholarship for masters students, supporting their studies and enabling them to work for a local company.

One of the tasks that I have been assigned to is organising a series of concerts over the summer, to include various former students of the William Mathias Music Centre. Many of these musicians are studying at a music college or have recently graduated and are embarking on a professional career. They are grateful for the opportunity to perform in their local area and everyone at the Canolfan is looking forward to seeing some of them return to North Wales!

Elin Roberts


These are the details of the concerts to come:


Meinir Wyn Roberts (soprano) and Steven Evans (piano)

Saturday afternoon, July 18, 3pm

Feed My Lambs Hall, Caernarfon


Gwyn Owen (trumpet) and Steven Evans (piano)

Thursday evening, August 13, 7pm

Powis Hall, Bangor University


More dates to follow soon!


Gwydion Davies
Gwydion Davies started working for Canolfan Gerdd William Mathias in 2014, and he now works in the centres located in Caernarfon, Denbigh and Ruthin. Gwydion studied his B.Mus and Masters degree in Music at Bangor University, where he worked closely with CGWM Caernarfon, basing his dissertation on the importance of music during childhood, and writing about the &lsquo...

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