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Strings workshop and Free Concert at Warwick Arts Centre

Date: 28 November 2019

Location: Warwick Arts Centre Warwick Arts Centre, University of Warwick, CV4 7AL

Time: 17:00 - 21:30

Cost: free

A FREE Introduction to the Strings + FREE tickets to The Halle Orchestra Concert for Secondary Schools

Thursday 28th November 2019

Workshop 5pm (60mins)

Concert 7.30pm

  • FREE to Coventry based schools
  • Workshops aimed at 10-14 year olds (Upper KS2 and KS3)
  • Maximum capacity of 30 people per session
  • Schools to provide a teacher for every 15 pupils
  • Workshops take place in the Learning Space, University of Warwick
  • Concert takes place in Butterworth Hall, Warwick Arts Centre


A hands-on and accessible introduction to playing orchestral strings with the emphasis on getting involved and having a go. An instrument will be provided for the duration of the workshop.

The session will begin with a general introduction to musical elements, providing knowledge and transferable skills for anyone wanting to continue on their musical journey, delivered by a professional music facilitator.

No previous musical experience is necessary. Support and information will be provided for any participants who would like to progress further or are interested in joining Coventry Music groups for ongoing development and performance opportunities.

To find out more or to register your interest, please contact Vicky Clayton at Coventry Music; victoria.clayton@coventry.gov.uk or Johnathan Branson on j.branson@warwick.ac.uk or 024 765 22015.

See our events page for full details of our other music workshops at the Warwick Arts Centre

To find out more information about the event and book extra tickets for the concert visit here

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