Friday 11 Nov, 10am-3pm
Connect with Sigrun Saevarsdottir-Griffiths
Discover the brilliant creative world of Connect, a unique method for creating new ensemble compositions, developed at the Guildhall, London – where Sigrun Saevarsdottir-Griffiths is the Programme Leader. Suitable for musicians and music teachers working in and out of the classroom.
Sigrun Saevarsdottir-Griffiths has led a successful freelance career as a leader of creative and collaborative music projects in a vast range of community contexts for various arts and higher education organisations across England, Europe and Asia, including the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, London Symphony Orchestra, City of London Sinfonia, English National Ballet, Bath International Music Festival, BBC, ITV, Tokyo Collage of Music, Yong Siew Toh Conservatory of Music (Singapore), Casa da Musica (Portugal), European Music Council and Reykjavik Arts Festival.
Since 2008 Sigrun has been the Programme Leader for the Leadership Course at the Guildhall School, where she also lectures and tutors on other courses within the Music Department as well as within the Acting and Technical Theatre Courses. Sigrun is a multi-instrumentalist (trombone, piano, percussion, voice) who has a particular expertise in facilitating collaborative music making within specialist arts environments as well as community facing contexts.
Tasty food will be provided and is included in the cost of the course. Vegetarian and non-vegetarian food is available but other dietary needs should be specified in advance.
Tickets £25 (£12.50 bursaries).
Bursaries are available for students and those who are unemployed, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.