Project 17 is being run in collaboration with illustrator and street artist Greg Stobbs aka Squirl Art http://squirlart.org/ who will be leading workshops for young artists alongside the Orchestra ONE sessions. The theme for both musicians and artists is ‘Roots’ and our participants’ origin stories will be told through the music and immersive visual installations
Venue: The rehearsals and concert will be held at Invicta Grammar School, Huntsman Lane, Maidstone, Kent ME14 5DS.
Day 1: Tuesday 1st August at 10am – 4pm
Day 2: Wednesday 2nd August at 10am – 4pm
Day 3: Thursday 3rd August at 10am – 4pm
Day 4: Friday 4th August at 1pm (tbc) and evening concert at 7pm
Orchestra ONE… the Orchestra of New Experiences…. is a FREE music group for young people to create and perform their own music, influenced by their own tastes, styles and instrumentation. It is your chance to experience playing in an orchestra like no other, with other young musicians from all backgrounds. Orchestra ONE has been directed by many of the UK’s finest musicians, including Tim Steiner, Matt Wright, Pete Wareham, James Redwood, Musiko Musika and Joe Browne. Each project is supported by specialist music tutors from Kent Music.