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School of Noise: Science of Sound

School of Noise: Science of Sound
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The School of Noise run school workshops exploring the music and science of sound. During these 1hr-2hr hands-on sessions, children will explore a range of unusual instruments including a theremin, discover Chladni patterns in sand, create Foley sounds for film and tv, sample noises to make music and more!

There is no need to have any prior knowledge to access these workshops and they are designed to compliment KS2 and KS3 sound topics.

The School of Noise have delivered workshops in a wide variety of locations including: primary schools throughout the UK, music festivals (Womad, Latitude, Green Man), museums (Museum of Science and Industry, Museum of London, V&A Museum of Childhood), arts centres (Southbank Centre and Barbican), BBC Radio 4, BAFTA, Great Ormond Street Hospital, as well as overseas in Oman, China, United Arab Emirates and the Netherlands.

"Thank you for coming along to our school, the feedback has been fantastic and we've continued their learning back in the classroom following the workshop. The children thoroughly enjoyed the workshops and how practical and engaging they were." - St Andrew’s Primary

"The School of Noise is one of those ideas that you just know is right: bringing back a sense of wonder & accessibility to music-making" - Jarvis Cocker

“Thank you so much for yesterday, the children had a great time and have had their eyes opened to a whole new world of sound design and music making that they didn’t know existed. There is a lovely musical buzz around the school.” - Hamstel Junior School

“Thanks a whole bunch for today, kids absolutely loved it and had a blast. A lot of the teachers were jealous that they didn't get to come and play.” - St Dominic’s Primary School

“Your workshop provided an exciting and fascinating start to our
sound topic” - St Olvaes Primary School

“School of Noise is a brilliant idea: introducing children to a world of sound and the machinery to make it.” - Q Mag

Locations: England; Scotland; Wales;
Telephone Number: 07792137681
Postcode: E15 3PX
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Workshop Themes: science of sound, vibration, noise, sound waves, ear, listening, physics, dB, frequencies, pitch, echo, microphones,
Ages (Keystages): Ages 5-7 (KS1),  Ages 7-11 (KS2),  Ages 11-13 (KS3),  Ages 13-16 (KS4)
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