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Get Involved: London BBC SO Ten Pieces CPD Day for Primary School Teachers

BBC Symphony Orchestra
BBC SO Ten Pieces CPD Day for Primary School Teachers
10:00 Fri 1 Dec 2017 BBC Maida Vale Studios, London
Learn how to get creative with your pupils with the new Ten Pieces repertoire in our free CPD Day for Primary School music teachers and specialists, led by experienced practitioners and members of the BBC Symphony Orchestra.
Learn how to get creative with your pupils with the new Ten Pieces repertoire in our free CPD Day for Primary School music teachers and specialists, led by experienced practitioners and members of the BBC Symphony Orchestra.

Event Information

PLEASE NOTE REGISTRATION FOR THIS EVENT IS NOW CLOSED.

On the 1 December 2017 the BBC Symphony Orchestra will be running a CPD Day for Primary classroom and instrumental teachers with a music specialism. The day will take place from 10am - 5pm and will be in two parts:

Part 1: Learn how to create new music with KS2/P5-P7 pupils using the free Ten Pieces resources.

Part 2: Get tips and tricks for conducting and performing the Ten Pieces arrangements (freely available for you to use on the Ten Pieces website) with young players and ensembles.

The day will include lots of time for discussion, opportunities to ask questions and most importantly swap ideas.

The CPD day will be run by musicians from the BBC Symphony Orchestra together with music leader Lincoln Abbotts and conductor Patrick Bailey.

Those attending the CPD Day on the 1 December are invited to observe or participate in a creative workshops being run by the BBC Symphony Orchestra on the 2 December at Maida Vale to see the ideas and techniques you will have learnt about in action. This is an invitation and is not compulsory. This day will involve the whole Orchestra and will be a unique opportunity to get an insight into the workshop and rehearsal process.

To register you interest in attending the CPD Day on the Friday 1 December please email TenPieces@bbc.co.uk with the following information by 4pm on Wednesday 1 November. Due to capacity restrictions there is a limit of one booking per school or organisation.

1. Name
2. School/organisation
3. School/organisation address
4. Role (for example – Yr 3 teacher, Music Co-ordinator, Instrumental teacher)
5. How are you currently using Ten Pieces and what do you hope to get from this CPD? (max 200 words)

We will let you know by Friday 3 November whether or not you have a place on the CPD Day. Please be aware this is a pilot workshop – further CPD days may be run in other parts of the UK later in the academic year. Support for travel costs may be able to be provided on a case by case basis.