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Discover MusicDiscover! Music includes a range of fun, hands-on workshops introducing kids and adults alike to the joys of music making.  

Discover! Percussion

Led by one of Perth's premier young percussionists Jackson Vickery, Discover! Percussion helps budding musicians aged 8-12 years leap into the wonderful world of percussion! This session will allow students to explore a range of tuned and untuned percussion instruments and learn new and exciting beats and rhythms!  

This hands on session is suitable for complete beginners, as well as those who have some prior musical experience i.e. those who have completed UWA JMS Programs or who have started percussion through their School!

Date & Time
  • Tuesday 4 July 2017, 10am (Ages 8-10)
  • Tuesday 4 July 2017, 1pm  (Ages 10-12)
Cost

  • $25 per child
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Discover! Ukulele 

It’s easy to understand how the humble Ukulele has become the worlds' most popular instrument. Easily accessible to children and adults alike, join one of our introductory workshops to find out how easy it is to start playing this amazing little instrument. This workshop is suitable for beginners aged 8-12 years (instruments provided or bring your own Ukulele if you have one!).

Daniel Burton is a qualified Primary School teacher with over 10 years teaching experience. He is a passionate Ukulele player, collector and instructor.

Date & Time

  • Tuesday 11 July 2017, 2pm (Ages 8-10)
  • Tuesday 11 July 2017, 3.30pm  (Ages 10-12) 
Cost

  • $25 per child

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'Uke' can do it!

Because the kids shouldn't get to have all the fun!

Run by passionate Ukulele player, collector and instructor Daniel Burton, this fun introductory session will have you rocking out to Vance Joy, Green Day and The Beatles on your ukulele in no time!

We’ll cover all the basics from the correct way to hold your ‘uke’, to tuning, basic chords and strumming patterns, learning several songs along the way!

Participants can enjoy a glass of wine, and cheese and biscuits will be provided, so why not grab a group of friends and make a night of it!

Presented as part of WINTERarts17

Date & Time

  • Tuesday 11 July 2017, 6pm 
Cost

  • $40 (includes refreshments)

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