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Music is a Place - The City Lit Percussion Orchestra

Story added 21st May 2019

Percussion Orchestra 2019



Join us for an evening of music with the City Lit Percussion Orchestra to celebrate Learning Disabilities Pride at the Royal Academy of Music on Monday June 17 2019.

Monday 17 June 2019, 19:30-20:15
David Josefowitz Recital Hall, Marylebone Rd, Marylebone, London NW1 5HT

Learning Disability Pride is a new initiative led by Gary Bourlet, a recent City Lit lifetime fellow and co-founder of Learning Disability England. It is an opportunity to raise awareness of learning disability communities in the UK and highlight the abilities and achievements of adults with learning disabilities. Our event at the Royal Academy of Music in the David Josefowitz Recital Hall will celebrate the inclusivity of Percussion Orchestra a collaboration of musicians with learning disabilities working creatively with Royal Academy of Music students to inspire a mainstream audience. 

Percussion Orchestra have devised an evening called Music is a Place, performing recent and new compositions for your listening pleasure. 

Please book your ticket in advance >

Further information on the Royal Academy of Music Open Academy.



We look forward to welcoming you at the event.