Turtle Song – Chats Palace, Hackney, London

Every Friday
10:30 AM – 12:15 PM
Free
for participants
Free
for carers

TURTLE SONG IS AN OPPORTUNITY TO COMPOSE AND SING YOUR OWN SONGS WITH A PROFESSIONAL COMPOSER, DIRECTOR & MUSICIANS. IT IS A PROJECT FOR PEOPLE WITH MEMORY PROBLEMS AND ALL FORMS OF DEMENTIA AND FOR THEIR COMPANIONS (HUSBANDS/WIVES/CARERS).

TURTLE SONG IS AN ENGLISH TOURING OPERA, ROYAL COLLEGE OF MUSIC AND TURTLE KEY ARTS COLLABORATION.

Turtle Song was recently featured on the BBC’s “Holding Back the Years” - “Really inspirational” Bill Turnbull

DAY: Friday

TIME: 10.30am to 12.15pm

DATES: 5, 12, 19, 26 October | 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 November

VENUE: Chats Palace Arts Centre, 42-44 Brooksby’s Walk, Homerton, London E9 6DF

Turtle Song:

is FREE to all participants
transport will be provided for those who need it
is once a week for nine weeks
is a chance to enjoy singing together
is an opportunity to write a collection of different songs
workshops will be led by composer Jon Petter and director Carolyn Von Stumm, supported by student musicians from the Royal College of Music.
provides an opportunity to perform for friends & family in a sharing at the end of the project
gives a recording of the final sharing to each participant on CD and DVD
provides tea, coffee and biscuits
is a time to have fun and be inspired
does not require any previous experience or skill, and everyone is welcome, whatever your ability

IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO APPLY TO TAKE PART PLEASE FILL IN THE APPLICATION FORM. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION PLEASE PHONE 020 8964 5060 OR EMAIL KELLY@TURTLEKEYARTS.ORG.UK

Link to the application form: https://www.turtlekeyarts.org.uk/turtlesonghackneyapplication

Arts 4 Wellbeing Early stage Moderate dementia Music

Event address

Chats Palace Arts Centre
Brooksby's Walk, London E9 6DF, UK

Transport options: Buses, Underground, Parking nearby