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Mosaic MusicMakers is a series ofmusic workshops offering a hands-on experience to try out new instruments overa variety of musical art forms and disciplines. Join seasoned musicians as theyhelp you gain a better understanding of the art form. Whether you are an absolutebeginner or an aspiring enthusiast, these workshops will help you on your wayto making music!
Mosaic MusicMakers: Parent-Child Workshop – Fun with Tubulum
by Serene Tan
2 Mar2013, Sat, 10 & 11.30am,
$25 (1 parent + 1 child) Recommended for children 4-6 years old
Created and popularised by renowned comedy trio Blue Man Group, a tubulum is a percussiveinstrument made out of PVC pipes resembling a xylophone or vibraphone. It isstruck at the open end using a flat padded surface and produces a bassy melodictone. When different lengths are placed together, it becomes a pitchedinstrument. Through visual aidsand a series of percussive style musical games, physical activities and popularsongs, this workshop will impart music concepts such as canons, rhythmicskills, pitch differentiation, call and answer, as well as playing as anensemble. Parents and their children can have fun making music together whilelearning.
Mosaic Music Makers: Body-Tap! A Body-PercussionWorkshop
by Riduan Zalani
9 Mar2013, Sat, 10am & 12.30pm,
Learn basic rhythm structures and create interlockingrhythm patterns together. Professional percussionist Riduan Zalani will showyou fun ways to get creative and become a “rhythm machine” through varioustechniques of body percussion.
(1hr 30mins, no intermission)
Mosaic Music Makers: In A Chord – Guitar workshop for AbsoluteBeginners
by Az Samad (Malaysia)
10Mar 2013, Sun, 1 & 3.30pm,
Get started on anacoustic guitar by learning some basic chords in this interactive hands-on workshop.Fingerstyle guitarist Az Samad will teach you some basic strumming techniqueswith mostly 1-finger chords and open strings. Get to know easy rhythmicpatterns and have fun practicing light percussive playing on the guitar. This workshop is forparticipants aged 14 and above.
(1hr 30mins, no intermission)
MosaicMusic Makers: Introduction to DJ-ing / Turntablism
by DJ Koflow
2Mar, Sat, 3pm & 9 Mar 2013, Sat, 3pm,
Back by populardemand, hit the decks with local DJ Koflow (Wayne Liu) as he shares a briefhistory of DJ-ing and turntablism in hip hop music. He will also demonstratesome basic techniques such as forward, transform baby scratch, as well asintroduce you to some basics in live music-mixing. Here’s your chance to have ago at the turntable.
This workshop is forparticipants aged 13 and above.
(2 hours, no intermission)