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    29/04/2018 – Come to the Movies! A Woodwind, Brass and Percussion Outreach Day

    For all woodwind, brass and percussion players grade 3 or above, age 11-18. An awesome day of workshops and rehearsals exploring the magic of Hollywood. Work with Chetham’s students and tutors to learn more about instrumental playing, and rehearse and perform film music arranged for Wind Band and Saxophone Ensemble. Children aged under 14 should be accompanied by an more

    14/04/2018 – The Bernstein Beet – Saturday 11am & 2pm

    Joyous melodies and exuberant rhythms from Bernstein’s West Side Story, On The Town and more, form a unique introduction to the orchestra for the whole family. We’ll be relying on the audience to help out with a few crucial moments – we defy you to sit motionless when those rhythms start cooking! Find out more more

    20/03/2018 Whitworth Art Gallery – book your free places now

    Curious Minds understands how much hard work and commitment goes into the delivery of high quality Arts and Cultural Education in schools across the North West.  To inspire and support you Curious Minds would like to invite you to our FREE Schools Arts Festival 20th March 2018, Whitworth Art Gallery in Manchester, 10 am – more

    28/02/2018 Voice & Beatz Symposium

    Voice & Beatz is Z-arts weekly music session funded by Youth Music. Led by professional music leaders, our young musicians aged 6-11 and 11-16 participate in an enriching programme of creativity and music that encourages self confidence and develops music skills. Voice & Beatz would like to invite you to our symposium event. This will be more

    02/11/2017 New music project at z-arts with BBC 1xtra live

    Z-arts will be hosting a unique session of master classes that will explore key subjects such as how to make it in the industry, how to get on the radio and how to be a hit on social media, along with a special Q&A with the multi-talented 19-year-old Hackney native Not3s who has beengrabbing a more