Activities for Strings

Week 1: 3 – 7 August

Strings and Things

This session we will be exploring how to make the best sound we can using musical games and exercises. Players are welcome from beginner to grade 1. We will look and explore how using the bow can make different  different sounds and also styles . We will also look at composing a new string piece on a theme and use our imagination to create a brand new piece. 

  • Tuesday 4 August
  • 10.00 – 10.45
  • Level or age: Beginners – grade 1
  • Session delivered LIVE via Zoom
  • Own instrument required: Yes
  • Cost: Free
  • Registration required: Yes
  • Maximum numbers: 12

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Week 2: 24 – 28 August

Strings, Scales & Games

Calling all string players between grade 1 and 4 to come together to explore playing a piece of music in various styles from Mozart to Schoenberg! We will look at more advanced string warm ups and exercises in how they can help with our repertoire and also styles. The bow is our voice to play different sounds and using these skills can add a new dimension to our pieces.  

This will be in a relaxed environment and great fun to explore new sounds and technique .

  • Monday 24 August
  • 10.00 – 10.45
  • Session delivered LIVE via Zoom
  • Level or age: Grades 1 – 4
  • Own instrument required: Yes
  • Cost: £8
  • Registration required: Yes
  • Maximum numbers: 12

Register and pay