Learn to play the amazing instruments of the Gamelan orchestra made up of giant gongs, metallophones and drums. No previous musical experience is needed and all instruments are provided. It’s a great way to meet new people, try something new, relax, learn about other cultures and develop new skills. Due to the nature of Gamelan music, the sessions are suitable for all levels from complete beginners to professional musicians. No words can describe the experience of seeing and hearing these beautiful hand crafted instruments in real life. The look and sound is unique, its enchanting, mesmeric and relaxing to play and listen to.
Gamelan workshops are a great opportunity to learn to play an instrument, make group music as well as developing team work, communication and life skills.
A Gamelan is a traditional percussion orchestra from Indonesia made up of giant hanging gongs, giant metallophones and drums. The sound is instantly tuneful, relaxing and therapeutic with layers of interlocking rhythms.
Regular sessions for adults and ages 16+ starting September 2018 supported by Good Vibrations
Sessions currently in Beeston and soon to start additional sessions in central Nottingham
September 15, 29, oct 6,13, 20, 27, Nov 3, 10, 24 Dec 1
Beeston Middle Street Resource Centre, 74 Middle Street, Beeston, Nottinghamshire
(directly opposite Middle Street tram stop in Beeston)
Cost £7/5 conc per session or on a donation basis for anyone on low income.
Due to the nature of Gamelan music, the sessions are suitable for all levels from complete beginners to professional musicians.
No previous musical experience needed!
Fun and friendly sessions, learn to play the amazing instruments of the Gamelan percussion orchestra made up of giant hanging gongs, metallophones and drums. The sound is tuneful, relaxing and therapeutic with layers of interlocking rhythms.
Please book a place in advance
07944 716709 click here to send an email
Visit our facebook page ‘Gamelan Nottingham’
More dates coming soon!!!!
Gamelan workshops are also available for group bookings of all ages and abilities with flexible times and dates available.