Sound World At Kew
To the Japanese composer Toru Takemitsu (1930-1996) and in particular to his composition 'A Flock Descends Into The Pentagonal Garden' (1977). The instruments will remain in the gardens after the Japan Festival for the foreseeable future. WINDCHIME (4.5 metres tall). This windchime,(taller than two people! Actually has two windchimes of 6 notes each, one pitched an octave above the other (and positioned above the other).The Japanese characters read 'TAKE' - Bamboo. XYLOPHONE (3 metres wide. The xylophone...
In Reading, Morecambe, Caceres (Spain), and Las Palmas (Canary Islands), as well as in schools, academies and colleges all over the UK. For further details or to book a workshop. Making their own instruments hugely enhances children's experience of music and. S workshops are always popular and successful. The workshops range from a single 2-hour session to series occupying several days where a wide variety of instruments can be made. Learning about the astonishing properties of bamboo and its myriad uses.