Art, music and The Shift

If you are looking for information about culture in Norfolk, a good website to visit is The Shift Norwich. The Shift covers culture and arts events, along with cultural tourism, audience development, design, arts marketing, engagement and advice. There are plenty of useful links, such as the online brochures for Music in Norwich and Art … Read more

Pete and The Wonder

Pete Erskine is one of our Acoustics & Theatre Consultants, with many years experience of audio production. He also plays a key role in managing the sound system at one of Norwich’s largest churches. Soul Church is a prominent evangelical church. Following a fire in 2006 at a previous site, the church relocated to a … Read more

Unsung hero

With Christmas approaching, we enjoyed seeing this new video which dropped into our inbox recently. Written and produced by Chris Cryer, it comes from the Amsterdam office of the brilliantly creative advertising agency Wieden and Kennedy Chris is the son of Shane Cryer, our principal contact at Ecophon acoustic products, and an old friend of … Read more

Update: Our sponsored orangutan

We have been sponsoring Bidu Bidu the orangutan for a while, through the work of the Sepilok Orangutan Rehabilitation Centre in Borneo. Now, following years of support he has recovered so well that he has been returned to his natural environment.  With Bidu Bidu’s rehabilitation, we are pleased to announce our support of another orangutan … Read more

AJA’s Home Brewer

At Adrian James Acoustics we can boast our very own home-brewer – Senior Acoustics Consultant Andrew Oldridge. Not only is Andy an outstanding acoustician, he is also devoted to brewing up the perfect ale. His hops-based hobby took off three years ago, and Andy has already started winning acclaim for his creations, including a recent … Read more

Jacob Heringman

Jacob Heringman is an acclaimed lute player and friend of Adrian James Acoustics. His career has ranged from concerts, recordings and videos to appearances on film soundtracks such as Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban and The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey.   He has worked with many early music specialists as well as folk musicians, … Read more

Great Ormond Street Hospital

Another snippet of @MrBernardBear to brighten your Monday morning @LondonMarathon @GreatOrmondSt @Nrw_Cathedral @NorwichSchool @NorwichLowerSch — Ashley Grote (@Ashleyjgrote) April 23, 2018   We were delighted to sponsor a rather unusual entrant to the London Marathon 2018. Ashley Grote – Master of Music at Norwich Cathedral – took the bold step of running 26 … Read more

Our sponsored orangutan

Say hello to our sponsored orangutan. Bidu Bidu was just a year old when he was rescued as part of the Orangutan Appeal in 2012. Living in the Sepilok Orangutan Rehabilitation Centre in Borneo, he faces a brighter future now, and AJA is pleased to be part of his support network.