Tickets: FROM £5 PER WEEK OR £45 FOR 10 SESSIONS
Koko Community Centre, Coventry 15 ARCHES INDUSTRIAL ESTATE CV1 3JQ
Thu 7 Apr 2022 @ 19.00
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Try It! - Learn to Play the Steelpan (2022)

Thu 7 Apr 2022 @ 19.00
Koko Community Centre, Coventry
15 ARCHES INDUSTRIAL ESTATE CV1 3JQ
FROM £5 PER WEEK OR £45 FOR 10 SESSIONS

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Try It! - Learn to play the Steelpan! is a 10-week course. No prior experience is required to join the course. We welcome you and your friends to have some fun and Try It!

Guideline Age Range: 18+

WITH FAREED SIDDIQUI

Learn to play the Steelplan with Impact Steelband. The Steelpan drumming club calls on adults from the age of 18 upwards. During the 10-week programme, you will learn:

  • The historical and cultural significance of the instrument
  • How a ‘Pan’ is made and tuned
  • The different types of Steelpan and the most exciting part, how to play a piece of music on the Steelpan

The Impact Steelband workshop is a great way for you to learn a new instrument, while communicating with your fellow group members, understanding each playing role within the group, with the two ultimate goals of playing music together and having lots of fun doing it!!!

  • WEEKLY MEET UP: THURSDAYS
  • START DATE: 3RD FEBRUARY 2022
  • TIME: 7.00pm
  • KOCO COMMUNITY CENTRE (CV1 3JQ)

WHAT IS TRY IT?

Try It! is a programme encouraging Coventry residents to have a go at a range of new, and often quirky, health-giving creative activities during our year as UK City of Culture.

We believe in social prescribing – the idea that, by taking part in community activities, we can all improve our health and wellbeing. 

This project aims to enhance the lives of community members and leave a lasting legacy of creative activities in Coventry.

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Supported by funding from the National Lottery Community Fund, Warwickshire County Council and Spirit of 2012.