• Webster Primary School explores the Vikings!

    Each year, Webster Primary School covers the Vikings topic with their Year 5 pupils; a rich and exciting topic that allows for a mixture of methods for teaching and learning. Manchester Camerata has become a part of this process for a number of years by bringing a musician, theatre maker and composer into the school to create a musical theatre piece based around the Vikings. In November 2018, year 5 classes performed a fantastic piece consisting of five songs and scenes depicting the lift of the Vikings - all written by the young people themselves. Watch the performance here: https://... Read More

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  • School support with Camerata in the Community

    Manchester Camerata, East Riding Council and Orchestras Live launch year 2 of Classically Yours programme

    Classically Yours is a programme which aims to bring classical music to both the young and older members of various communities around the county of East Riding where there is currently less access to high quality live musical experiences.  Building on last year’s partnership work, Manchester Camerata and Withernsea High School are developing further links between the high school and their local feeder primary schools. Through the delivery of a ‘transition’ project, young people aged 8-13 will create new music based on Camerata concert themes in their school classes alongside Camer... Read More

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  • Manchester Camerata explore renewable energy

    In November 2018, Manchester Camerata visited several schools across Preston and Wakefield alongside Total to create new songs about energy. The pupils learnt all about renewable energy, climate change and reducing fuel consumption. Every song teaches us a lesson about being better to the environment and what we can do to help save our planet!  ... Read More

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