Sad news from OKMT

Sad news to share with our okmt friends and supporters..   It is with much sadness that we are writing to let you know that our co-founder and former treasurer Walter Lobo passed away last week. Without him, the charity would not be what it is today, and he will be sadly missed. I’m sure, […] Read news item

Posted/updated 21 Mar 2018

OKMT Christmas Concert

What a fabulous time we all had at the OKMT Christmas Concert on Sunday 3rd December at The Hammond Theatre. The packed Hammond Theatre experienced a show filled with music, singing, laughter and joy, with a diverse mix of performers united by their love of music and their wish to share that with others. Audiences […] Read news item

Posted/updated 20 Dec 2017

Exciting news for one of our Music School students

Our very own Kamarra Telesia was invited to perform with the BBC Symphony Orchestra on Friday 17th November as part of the 2017 BBC Children in Need appeal.  Kamarra has been coming to OKMT’s Music School since it began in 2012 and has flourished ever since. She plays for the love of music and has even […] Read news item

Posted/updated 14 Dec 2017

Success for the GoLocal Choir

Fantastic news from Richmond CHoirfest…. We’re delighted to say that the GoLocal Choir conducted by our very own Margaret Lobo had a fantastic night at the Richmond Choirfest on Friday 24th November, winning the award on the night for Best Performance of a Popular Song with their rendition of ‘What a Wonderful World’. Eight choirs competed on […] Read news item

Posted/updated 28 Nov 2017


YOU ARE CORDIALLY INVITED TO THE OKMT CHRISTMAS CONCERT Sunday 3rd December 2017 at 3:00 pm to include performances by OTAKAR KRAUS MUSIC SCHOOL     GO LOCAL COMMUNITY CHOIR & OK YOUTH CHOIRS  at: The Hammond Theatre Hampton School Hanworth Road, Hampton TW12 3HD Ticket Price:        £8.00 per person             […] Read news item

Posted/updated 24 Oct 2017

OKMT Jazz Summer Funday

What a fabulous day we had at the Jazz Summer Funday on Sunday 16th July! We were blessed with good weather (never a given in the UK!) lovely BBQ food, fine music, fabulous raffle prizes and most importantly the good company of so many of our amazing supporters, old and new. We were thrilled to […] Read news item

Posted/updated 31 Jul 2017

OKMT Summer Party

OKMT Music School Students celebrate the end of term in style! On Saturday 1st July our talented Music School students were able to let their hair down at our summer party to celebrate the end of a very busy but successful term. Students were able to perform at the party and show off their amazing […] Read news item

Posted/updated 20 Jul 2017

Well deserved recognition for our founder Margaret Lobo

We are delighted to announce that our inspirational founder Margaret Lobo has been chosen to appear in The Independent’s Happy List of 50 people.   The Independent’s Happy List is an antidote to those lists that celebrate wealth and big bank balances. Instead it honours inspirational people doing extraordinary things for others, with no thought […] Read news item

Posted/updated 29 Jun 2017

Check out our events for 2017

OKMT Fundraising Events for 2017… Come join us! We have a busy few months coming up with lots of fundraising events lined up and we would love our fabulous supporters, donors, students, parents, funders and choir members to join us at these events. May 29th – Hands Fair on Twickenham Green. The OKMT stall will […] Read news item

Posted/updated 4 May 2017

An insight into Music School : The Fabulous Henry

At OKMT we have had the privilege of working with some amazing children and young adults over the years. We have seen for ourselves the benefits and joy that music therapy brings to people of all ages with physical, psychological, learning or behavioural difficulties. But we couldn’t do what we do without the support, encouragement […] Read news item

Posted/updated 13 Apr 2017