On the first Wednesday of each month Song Noir take a different journey through 100 years of music using the ‘Five Songs’ from their recently released EP as a launching point. Discover the stories, myths, fame and infamy surrounding those who helped create the music you may love. Each talk is followed by a free workshop – all musicians and non-musicians welcome. Talks 7–8pm and workshops 8–9pm.
June 5 2013Third Wednesday of the month: a performance by Song Noir and guests. 7–9pm
Classical and African music collided to form popular music – one result was the classic song form – discover how and why it happened.
The Art of the Phrase
How you can really make your improvisations take shape
Song Noir and guests perform a relaxed set in the Café Bar
Explore how composers, artists, audiences and technology have influenced the way music is created, performed and enjoyed.
It’s a Rhythm Thing!
How to use rhythm to develop your improvisations.
Performance. End of current series.