WORKSHOPS FOR SECONDARY SCHOOLS
Our secondary school workshops engage your students by using music as a unique tool to explore Britain’s rich social history and careers in the creative industries.
UK school groups booking 25 or more students can request 1 free 45 minute session for any term date unless otherwise stated.
If you have any questions call us on 0208 463 3415.
Key Stage 3&4
Careers, Media Studies, Performing Arts, Music
|This interactive show uses Britain’s most iconic music event as inspiration to discover more about the professionals working behind the scenes in the music industry. From instrument technicians to choreographers, your students will learn what transferable skills are required to be successful in these careers.|
Key Stage 3
History, English Language, Geography, Citizenship, Music
This globetrotting workshop explores how music from across the world has inspired generations of British musicians, motivating your students to investigate Britain’s rich musical history with a new perspective. Your students will discover how instruments, genres and artists from other countries have influenced the UK music charts.
Key Stage 4
History, Sociology, Music, Music Technology
|This history based workshop explores the significant youth movements that have emerged in the UK as a result of social change. Through an interactive pop quiz highlighting the music and fashions that have emerged from these movements, students will explore the social and political reasons for the rise of famous styles from Mods and Rockers to Teddy Boys and Punks in the UK.|
(Formerly Explore IT) Key Stage 3&4
Computing, History, ICT, Music
|From portable record players to the iPod, this workshop gives students an opportunity to explore the devices that we have historically used to listen to music and how they have reflected social changes in the UK. With a technology inspired soundtrack, students learn how these gadgets have adapted to the digital world.|
Key Stage 3&4
Careers, English Language, Media Studies, Performing Arts, Music
|Using insider knowledge from vocal coaches, choreographers and stylists, discover how many people are involved in the making of a popstar. Inspired by the creativity of a music video, students work in groups to explore how these behind the scenes professionals work together to make money in the music industry.|
Mon to Sun from 11am to 7.30pm
(Last entry is at 6.30pm)
We're open everyday except 24, 25, 26, 31 Dec and 1 Jan.
No planned closures currently.
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