Come and Play!: Kids Composition Workshop
Gate 13, Royal Parade
Join us for a fun filled kids workshop led by freelance percussionist Dan Richardson, in which participants create and then ‘perform’ to other workshop attendees a short piece using the Federation Handbells, an interactive component of our new exhibition, How it plays: Innovations in percussion.
No prior knowledge of music is required for this interactive workshop, although those with musical backgrounds can incorporate their contributions into the finished piece. The Museum welcomes children aged 5 – 12 years of age to attend. Parents or guardians are required to be in attendance for each child.
Dan Richardson is a long term performer of the Federation Handbells. He played in the very first public outing for the bells in 2001, and has performed with them in many contexts in the nearly 18 years since.
This free event forms part of the public programs for How it plays: Innovations in percussion, currently on display at the Grainger Museum. For bookings, please see our Eventbrite page.