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Join us for an online Zigzag Ensemble workshop!

Zigzag Ensemble workshop online

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Zigzag Ensemble workshop online
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Join us for an online Zigzag Ensemble workshop!

Zigzag Ensemble is an exciting creative ensemble for young people who play a musical instrument aged 12-18, led by composer & bass player Ben Markland alongside BCMG musicians. In the workshops, participants create music from scratch inspired by music featured in upcoming BCMG concerts.

Young people can also work towards their Arts Award Bronze as part of Zigzag Ensemble. 

Places are limited and need to be booked in advance. 

  • Relaxed Performance
  • Music

it creates an opportunity for young people to find new ways of expressing themselves creatively. They can use an instrument in different ways and in a new context. It is an opportunity to reinforce and develop new musical skills, while meeting and collaborating with other young people and working closely with professional musicians.

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  • 28-Feb-2021
    13:45 PM - 16:00 PM 2021-02-28 13:45:00 2021-02-28 16:00:00 Europe/London Zigzag Ensemble workshop online Join us for an online Zigzag Ensemble workshop!

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