Running a successful and inclusive primary or beginner orchestra

13:30 - 14:15

Practical ideas for repertoire, arranging, rehearsal technique and warm-ups to make your orchestra feel like rock stars!

Learning Objectives:

  • Produce accessible and challenging orchestral arrangements/compositions with beginner players in mind
  • Teach warm-up activities to encourage ensemble skills
  • Conduct an orchestra with an awareness of the needs of beginner players

Suitable for Key Stages 2&3.

Nathaniel Dye, Music Leader, Nelson Primary School