Haytor View Early Years Music Project, Autumn Term 2015 – Blog 5

Haytor View Early Years Music Project with BSO Devon Associate Hugh Nankivell Wednesday 21st October 12.20-3.15pm Today was the last session before half term and the school had arranged a concert for 2.30 for the Foundation Stage children to perform their songs. All of the children, except for three had parents/family come  along and they … More Haytor View Early Years Music Project, Autumn Term 2015 – Blog 5

Haytor View Early Years Music Project, Autumn Term 2015 – Blog 4

Haytor View Early Years Music Project with BSO Devon Associate Hugh Nankivell Wednesday 14th October 12.20-3.15pm ‘Story-Squares’ and ‘Instant-Songs’ There is a valuable early-years process known as ‘story-square’ which I have engaged with over the last 5 years or so. This happens when a young person tells a story to an adult who transcribes it … More Haytor View Early Years Music Project, Autumn Term 2015 – Blog 4

Exploring creative music at Westfield Arts College, Weymouth

Fun, Fun, Fun are the only words to describe a recent visit to Westfield Arts College in Weymouth! Accompanied by the fantastic duo of BSO Percussionist Peadar Townsend and French Horn player Rob Harris, BSO Associate Sam Mason led a creative music making session with pupils from Westfield Arts College where they explored their voices, … More Exploring creative music at Westfield Arts College, Weymouth

Haytor View Early Years Music Project, Autumn Term 2015 – Blog 3

Haytor View Early Years Music Project with BSO Devon Associate Hugh Nankivell Wednesday 7th October 12.20-3.15pm The work I am trying to explore with early years has a pattern which I am really enjoying developing and exploring. In the class session there are three stages to that: Provocation. What is the starting point for the … More Haytor View Early Years Music Project, Autumn Term 2015 – Blog 3