What’s on?


Nov
25
Sat
Penrith Childrens’ Orchestra @ North Lakes School, Penrith
Nov 25 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm

A friendly orchestra playing music of all kinds, especially suitable for beginners, with opportunities for more experienced players to take leading parts. £4. Accompanying adults welcome to come and join in for free – beginners or competent players all welcome!

Geoff Bartholomew and Richard Evans from BlueJam are the music directors and conductors and arrange the music

Various parents stay and join in

We also have Daniel Harrison from BlueJam Young Music Leaders setting up the sessions and Eddy Davies helping to lead

Penrith Music Centre is supported by

   and North Lakes School

Nov
26
Sun
Barrow Shipyard Junior Band @ Ulverston
Nov 26 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Hear the band performing on the Sunday Afternoon at the Dickensian Festival held in Ulverston.

 

 

Nov
28
Tue
West Lakes Music Centre @ The Meeting Place
Nov 28 @ 7:30 pm – 8:45 pm

Where: The Meeting Place, Methodist Church, Egremont When: Tuesday evenings in term time 7.30-8.45pm Windband We welcome experienced players to join us, playing a broad spectrum of well-known classics to jazz and other styles in between! We usually hold an informal concert at the end of each term …

Nov
30
Thu
Carlisle Music Centre at the Christmas Market
Nov 30 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Carlisle Music Centre will be performing in Carlisle town centre as part of the Christmas shopping market.  We will be playing a misxture of christmas and other well known pieces.

You can hear us outside House of Fraser between 5-5:30 and 6:30-7pm.

Dec
1
Fri
Ten Pieces CPD Day with BBC Symphony Orchestra @ Maida Vale Studio
Dec 1 @ 10:30 am – 5:00 pm

For Primary classroom and instrumental teachers

The day will cover:

  • Learn how to create new music with KS2/P5-P7 pupils using the free Ten Pieces resources
  • Get tips and tricks for conducting and performing the Ten Pieces arrangements with young players and ensembles
  • time for discussion, opportunities to ask questions and swap ideas

Musicians from the BBC Symphony Orchestra will lead the sessions, with music leader Lincoln Abbotts and conductor Patrick Bailey.

There is an additional opportunity to observe or participate in a creative workshops being run by the BBC Symphony Orchestra on the 2 December at Maida Vale to see the ideas and techniques you will have learnt about in action.

Email  by 4pm on Wednesday 1st November to request a place. Please include the following information

Name: 

School/organisation: 

School/organisation address: 

Role (e.g. Yr 3 teacher, Music Co-ordinator, Instrumental teacher):

How are you currently using Ten Pieces and what do you hope to get from this CPD? (max 200 words): 

We will let all those who register their interest know by Friday 3 November whether or not they have a place on the CPD Day. Support for travel costs may be able to be provided on a case by case basis. This is a pilot workshop and further CPD days may be run in other parts of the UK later in the academic year.

Dec
2
Sat
Penrith Childrens’ Orchestra @ North Lakes School, Penrith
Dec 2 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm

A friendly orchestra playing music of all kinds, especially suitable for beginners, with opportunities for more experienced players to take leading parts. £4. Accompanying adults welcome to come and join in for free – beginners or competent players all welcome!

Geoff Bartholomew and Richard Evans from BlueJam are the music directors and conductors and arrange the music

Various parents stay and join in

We also have Daniel Harrison from BlueJam Young Music Leaders setting up the sessions and Eddy Davies helping to lead

Penrith Music Centre is supported by

   and North Lakes School

Dec
4
Mon
Barrow Shipyard Junior Band @ Tesco Extra, Barrow
Dec 4 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Dec
5
Tue
West Lakes Music Centre @ The Meeting Place
Dec 5 @ 7:30 pm – 8:45 pm

Where: The Meeting Place, Methodist Church, Egremont When: Tuesday evenings in term time 7.30-8.45pm Windband We welcome experienced players to join us, playing a broad spectrum of well-known classics to jazz and other styles in between! We usually hold an informal concert at the end of each term …