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Music: Pennywhistle - Post Beginner - ONL48214S

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Next term start date

30 Sep 2021

Organisation

Adult Education Programme

Activity ref no: ONL48214S

From Wednesday 28th July 2021: Book online. If this course is not full and says: 'this course is now closed to new participants', please email adult.education@ea.edin.sch.uk and we will reply to you to let you know if it is possible to enrol.

  • ONLINE - Adult Education Programme
    Adult Education Programme ,
    The City of Edinburgh Council
  • Adult Education Programme
  • 16+, Adult, 60+
  • £33.00 for term
  • Thursday 11:15

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 8 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. 

Term information

  • Date term started:30 Sep 2021 (starts in 5 days)
  • Duration:8 lessons - 8 lessons remaining
  • Places:12
  • Crèche available:No

Price type

  • Standard price
    £33.00
  • Concession
    £16.50
    • 16 or 17 years old
    • 60+, retired, and not in employment.
    • Disability Living Allowance (DLA), PIP or Carer's Allowance
    • Full time student.
  • Reduced
    £16.50
    • 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 (8 lessons)

Date Day Time
30 Sep 2021 Thursday 11:15 am - 12:15 pm
07 Oct 2021 Thursday 11:15 am - 12:15 pm
14 Oct 2021 Thursday 11:15 am - 12:15 pm
28 Oct 2021 Thursday 11:15 am - 12:15 pm
04 Nov 2021 Thursday 11:15 am - 12:15 pm
11 Nov 2021 Thursday 11:15 am - 12:15 pm
18 Nov 2021 Thursday 11:15 am - 12:15 pm
25 Nov 2021 Thursday 11:15 am - 12:15 pm

Venue details

ONLINE - Adult Education Programme

Adult Education Programme
The City of Edinburgh Council
EH1 1LT
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Email: adult.education@ea.edin.sch.uk
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