Guide to the World of Music: Music Taster Session for Young People

  • Saturday | 15.12.18
  • 10.00am
  • Band on the Wall, Manchester
  • £4 PER SESSION -...

Taking place at Band on the Wall over four Saturdays, the Guide to the World of Music taster sessions will help young people learn how to sing, play and discover new music.

Costing just £4, each session lasts for four hours and includes free juice, tea or coffee and slice of pizza at lunchtime! Open to 9-16 year olds.


Children of Riddim
Come and learn how to play reggae music! Anything from Bob Marley to Maxi Priest – get playing music after just one session. Instruments provided or bring your own. Led by Theo Gad of Edward II.

Folk Choir
Learn some of the folk repertoire written in Manchester and beyond. Led by Broadside Balladress, Jennifer Reid.

Folk Sessions
For all ages with some experience as instrumentalists, come and develop your repertoire!


Tabla, Latin Percussion, Folk fiddle accordion and clog intro sessions, Bollywood & Indian Classical Dance workshops throughout the series.

Whether you play or don’t play, these sessions may just change your life!

A number of free bursary places are available for those who would like to attend but cannot pay the entry price. Please email

Dates and Times

November 24, December 1, 8, 15
10am – 2pm

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24.11.18 - 15.12.18

Guide to the World of Music: Music Taster Session for Young People

Band on the Wall, Manchester