Music: Pennywhistle - Post Beginner - (25/2) - ONL50514

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Next term start date

25 Feb 2021


Adult Education Programme

Activity ref no: ONL50514

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
  • Thursday 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. Students should know the basics of pennywhistle technique and be able to play a scale in D. OVERVIEW / INTRODUCTION TO THE COURSE: This 5-week course will continue exploring the music and techniques of the pennywhistle. You will learn some great tunes. HOW THE COURSE WILL BE TAUGHT: The course will use Microsoft Teams and use demonstrations, exercises and hand-out sheets. There will be a couple of YouTube videos viewable by students. WHAT STUDENTS CAN EXPECT TO LEARN: Students will learn basic techniques plus 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 to watch in your own time and one hour face-to-face meeting with the tutor.”

Term information

  • Date term started:25 Feb 2021 (starts in 33 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
25 Feb 2021 Thursday 10:00 am - 11:00 am
04 Mar 2021 Thursday 10:00 am - 11:00 am
11 Mar 2021 Thursday 10:00 am - 11:00 am
18 Mar 2021 Thursday 10:00 am - 11:00 am
25 Mar 2021 Thursday 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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