What’s On Offer After School At Forest Arts Centre?
Tuesday Night Music Centre Is an ideal opportunity for pupils and young adults learning a musical instrument to play together with others from schools across the Borough. It also enables them to perform in prestigious venues outside of their normal school environment.
The following Ensembles take place every Tuesday Evening during term time at Forest Arts.
FAB (Beginner Brass & Woodwind) 4.30 - 5.30pm pre grade 1
FAST (Beginner Strings) 4.30 - 5.30pm pre grade 1
Brasstastic 6.00 - 7.00pm G1 - 2
Junior Woodwind Ensemble 6.00 - 7.00pm G1 - 2
Apollo String Ensemble (Junior) 6.00 - 7.00pm G1 - 2
Intermediate Woodwind Band 7.15 - 8.30pm G3 - 5
New Generation Jazz 6.00 - 7.00pm G3 - 5
Phoenix String Ensemble (Intermediate) 6.00 - 7.30pm G3 - 4
Senior Woodwind Band 7.15 - 9.00pm G5 +
Jazz @ 6.00pm 6.00 - 7.00pm G5 +
Senior String Ensemble 4.30 - 5.45pm G5 +
Beaux Electrix 6.00 - 7.30pm G6 +
How Do I Join?
1. Speak to a Forest Arts Music Instrumental Teacher
2. Contact Forest Arts for further details, 01922 654555
3. Simply turn up! It would be great to meet you.
If you enjoy singing, then why not come along to one of the following:
Junior Choir - Yrs 4, 5 & 6 Monday 5.30 - 6.30pm
Youth Choir - Yr 7 - Yr 13 Monday 5.30 - 7.00pm
Forest Rock & Pop - Wednesday 6.30pm - 9.30pm This is a 10 week opportunity to develop young local bands. During the sessions bands work with an experienced tutor and learn to develop their playing styles, compose original songs and improve vocal/mic technique. Bands are given regular opportunities to perform in gigs around the region and are given studio time (with a recording engineer) to professionally record their material. Application is by audition and bands should call 01922 654555 to register interest.
Junior Group (age 8-12) Thursday 5.00 - 7.00pm
Senior Group (age 12+) Wednesday 5.00 - 7.00pm
Forest Arts Theatre Company - varies according to cast & show requirements, all enquiries to Simon 01922 650313
Who Can Join? Anyone who lives in the borough of Walsall or attends a Walsall educational establishment.