Joined Up Music

Percussionists at Forden Autumn 2020
Percussionists at Forden Autumn 2020

We are delighted to be working with five primary schools across Powys this year delivering:

  • Whole class Instrumental lessons for Foundation Phase and KS2 pupils – violin and viola or percussion led by Berri Munn
  • Music-making and storytelling workshops led by Raph Clarkson
  • Interactive performances featuring the musicians of Sinfonia Cymru
  • Video workshops for pupils and schools to use during home-schooling periods or while in-person visits to school are not possible

Our partner schools for 2020/21

  • Forden Primary School, Carreghofa Primary School, Priory Church in Wales Primary School, Llanfaes Primary School and Franksbridge Primary School
  • Our project partners are Sinfonia Cymru, South Powys Youth Music, Arts Connection and Montgomeryshire Youth Music

Video Workshops

We hope you enjoy the percussion video workshops below, created by Kath Davies, which are ideal for using at home or in the classroom.  Each one includes musical activities using easy-to-find objects plus ideas for creating your own soundscapes.

Thank you / Diolch yn fawr to the following funders who have made this project possible

Brecon Town Council, Colwinston Charitable Trust, Community Foundation in Wales, Gwendoline and Margaret Davies Charity, Ty Cerdd, Garfield Weston Foundation, and individual donors to the Mid Wales Music Trust