1pm – 5.30pm at Middle Street Resource Centre, Beeston, Nottingham NG9 2AR

From World Drumming workshops to singing sessions for the whole family to take part in and music to enjoy in the garden, there is something for everyone. We’ll also have a cake stall, drinks and games/activities in and around the venue.

Have a go at world drumming with Jude from BeatFeet on djembe drums and rainforest-themed props. Join Rachel in the Family Sing workshop, where all ages are welcome, from 5 – 105!

The Lullaby Bank is a group designed especially for new mothers and babies aged 0 – 9 months to address the specific post-partum experience. This includes well-being, bonding, emotional and physical concerns. Open Voices are MfE’s health initiative designed to suit adults with learning disabilities, come and try a session with Helen to see how it works! More information about the Lullaby Bank and Open Voices regular sessions can be found on the MfE website: www.music-for-everyone.org/health-well-being/


FESTIVAL WORKSHOPS

WORLD DRUMMING WORKSHOPS
Workshop 1: 1pm – 1.30pm
Workshop 2: 1.40pm – 2.10pm
We are offering the opportunity to join one of two workshops with Jude from BeatFeet, the team that drummed with Kate Middleton, open to the whole family to join in on djembe drums! There will also be rainforest-themed props for younger children. Advance booking essential as places are limited.

FAMILY SING WORKSHOP
3pm – 4pm
Come and enjoy a fun afternoon of singing together. Children aged 5+ with their mums, dads, grandparents, carers, aunts and uncles – the whole family, friends too! Singing is great for health, togetherness, confidence and fun.

No preparation is needed, we will send all details out by email before the day – all you need is your best singing voice!

OPEN VOICES
2.15pm – 3pm
Join an informal singing session with Helen, open to all and especially designed to suit adults with learning disabilities. This group runs regularly on a Tuesday morning at Middle Street Resource Centre, this is your chance to see it in action! Free to attend, just turn up on the day.

LULLABY BANK
2.15pm – 3pm
A chance to relax and bond with your baby to melodies from around the world… in our calm space.

The Lullaby Bank is your chance to relax and bond with your baby in a calm space. Sing and listen to melodies from around the world to soothe and uplift. Bring a blanket or towel for baby to lie on.

FREE session for babies aged 0-9months. Booking essential, places are limited. Please email kirstie@music-for-everyone.org to reserve a place for you and your baby.


MUSIC IN THE GARDEN

FESTIVAL VISITORS
Entry from 1pm – 4.30pm. Festival finishes at 5.30pm
If a workshop isn’t for you, come along and enjoy an afternoon of relaxed music from the Family Sing participants, MfE youth bands and other ensembles in the garden with a piece of cake and other activities. £2 entry for festival visitors.

SECOND TIME FOLK CLUB
1pm – 1.30pm

EAST MIDLANDS & NOTTINGHAM YOUTH BANDS
1.30pm – 2pm

SECOND TIME FOLK CLUB
2pm – 2.30pm

EAST MIDLANDS & NOTTINGHAM YOUTH BANDS
2.30pm – 3pm

A CAPELLA GROUP
3.40pm – 4.10pm

FAMILY SINGERS
4.30pm – 5pm


Enrolment and Price

NB Please note, all children must be accompanied by an adult.

Workshop price – £7 per adult, £5 per child (between the ages of 5 and 15)

Online – pay through PayPal or by card

Complete the form and payment here to sign up. Payment can be made via PayPal or debit/credit card.


By post – pay by cheque

Please download and complete this pdf form and post it, together with your enrolment cheque (made payable to Music for Everyone) to Music for Everyone, 10 Goose Gate, Hockley, Nottingham NG1 1FF

For any further information, email admin@music-for-everyone.org or telephone 0115 9589312

Did you hear Frances Finn on BBC Radio Nottingham yesterday morning?

Then you might’ve heard her piece on our recent Big Family Singing Experience in Beeston.

We invited her along on the 30 March where she recorded the afternoon and even spoke to a few participants!

She said that singing is excellent for your health, and we couldn’t agree more – especially when singing with other people!

You can catch up on the BBC Sounds website or app (Frances Finn show, 07/04/2019, 01:52:00) or click below to listen!

Have a good week!

Your friends at MfE.

08/04/2019

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