Music: Pennywhistle - Beginner - (23/2) - ONL50412

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Next term start date

23 Feb 2021


Adult Education Programme

Activity ref no: ONL50412

From Wednesday 6 January 2021: Book online.

  • ONLINE - Adult Education Programme
    Adult Education Programme ,
    The City of Edinburgh Council
  • Adult Education Programme
  • 16+, Adult, 60+
  • £19.63 for term
  • Tuesday 10:00

Activity description

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS FOR STUDENTS: It is the responsibility of participants to ensure they have downloaded and checked they have access to the Microsoft Teams Application. Beginner level. Open to everyone. OVERVIEW / INTRODUCTION TO THE COURSE: This 5-week course is designed to get you started on the pennywhistle. You will learn basic techniques, and learn some tunes. HOW THE COURSE WILL BE TAUGHT: The course will use Microsoft Teams and use demonstrations, exercises and hand-out sheets. There will be YouTube videos which students can view before the sessions. WHAT STUDENTS CAN EXPECT TO LEARN: Students will learn basic techniques plus a few Scottish tunes. RESOURCES REQUIRED BY STUDENTS / ADDITIONAL COSTS Students need to have a pennywhistle in the key of D. “YouTube combined courses Please note this course is taught using a combination of pre-recorded material by the tutor on YouTube, which you will receive a link to, and face-to-face session/s with the tutor which will be via Microsoft Teams. The course is advertised as the face-to-face time only ( enter time or length?) and the video material can be watched in your own time at your leisure. For example a 5 week course may contain five hours of videos material f to watch in your own time and one hour face-to-face meeting with the tutor.”

Term information

  • Date term started:23 Feb 2021 (starts in 31 days)
  • Duration:5 lessons - 5 lessons remaining
  • Places:12
  • Crèche available:No

Price type

  • Standard price
  • Concession
    • 16 or 17 years old
    • 60+, retired, and not in employment.
    • Disability Living Allowance (DLA), PIP or Carer's Allowance
    • Full time student.
  • Reduced
    • Council Tax Reduction Scheme (NB: Not single person/occupancy discount)
    • Employment Support Allowance
    • Housing Benefit
    • Incapacity Benefit
    • Income Based Jobseekers Allowance
    • Income Support
    • NASS Support
    • Pension Credit
    • Universal Credit
    • Working Tax Credit

Remaining dates and times (5 lessons)

Date Day Time
23 Feb 2021 Tuesday 10:00 am - 11:00 am
02 Mar 2021 Tuesday 10:00 am - 11:00 am
09 Mar 2021 Tuesday 10:00 am - 11:00 am
16 Mar 2021 Tuesday 10:00 am - 11:00 am
23 Mar 2021 Tuesday 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Venue details

ONLINE - Adult Education Programme

Adult Education Programme
The City of Edinburgh Council
Email: adult.education@ea.edin.sch.uk

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