All > Composer Workshop: Beethoven’s Bad Hair Day

Published on:14 Aug 2013

As part of The Life of Reilly Festival - Saturday 24th August in The Bridge Street Centre

Want an opportunity to introduce your children to classical music and the genius of Beethoven?

Here is your chance, in Cavan town and it is FREE!

Beethoven's Bad Hair Day Workshop for Children


FREE Event


Composer Workshop:  Beethoven’s Bad Hair Day


Venue: Bridge St Centre


Date and Time: Saturday 24 August


11am to 12 noon: Children age 4 to 7 years


12 noon to 1pm: Children age 8 to 11 years


2.30pm to 3.30pm: For All the Family


Beethoven’s Bad Hair Day brings the children back in time with musicians in period costumes to a day in Beethoven’s life that didn’t get off to a good start. See what a day in Beethoven’s life entailed including travelling, rehearsing and writing along with two musician’s from his orchestra.  Children will join his ‘orchestra’ with handheld percussion instruments.  

Presented by Grainne Hope with two accompanying musicians.

Workshop length – 60 minutes

Maximum Class Size per Workshop – 30 Children supervised

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Booking Essential at Cavan County Museum 049 8544070 (this event is taking place at Bridge St Centre, Cavan)