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Free Primary Music Workshops for 2016 Education Week

Students in Years 3 to 6 are invited to hear a free concert at Melbourne Recital Centre for 2016 Education Week and join in the music through body and tuned percussion.

The MarimbaTaters are students from Tate Street Primary School who love to play the marimba!

As a teacher, composer, arranger and musician, Dani Rocca is the Music Coordinator at Tate Street PS and leads the MarimbaTaters. This ensemble features marimbas and percussion including Zimbabwean instruments. Music teachers will take away ideas for small and large group ensemble participation.

Click here to watch the MarimbaTaters in action at the 2016 Pako Festa, Geelong’s multicultural arts festival.

Event Details

Monday 16 May, Salon
Session one: 10.30am – 11.15am
Session two: 11.45am – 12.30pm

Bookings are essential

Booking requests should include:
• Name of Victorian primary school and contact teacher
• Number of students
• Year level/s
• Preferred session time

Transport Subsidy available

A limited number of transport subsidies are available for schools in outer metropolitan suburbs and regional Victoria. Please reply as soon as possible if you require assistance with transport costs for a city excursion. Email your booking request before Friday 29 April 2016. Bookings will be taken strictly in order of receipt until places are filled.