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The Skiffle explosion - Music Workshop during UNITY Arts Festival weekend

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Bridgewater House UNIT 1

Hopewell Square

London City Island

London

E14

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The Skiffle explosion Music Workshop with The Guitar Social


On the occasion of the UNITY Arts Festival, please join us for guitar workshop with Thomas Binns and The Guitar Social.


The legacy of World War 2 was British Rock and Roll. Learn how players like Keith Richards, John Lennon and Pete Townsend improvised instruments to create a unique type of music that would later change the world. Includes an opportunity to make, break and play with improvised instruments.

  • Level: OPEN TO ALL, NO EXPERIENCE NEEDED

  • Attendance: 10 so secure your space!

  • Guitars provided

location: Bridgewater House, UNIT 1 Hopewell Square, London City Island, E14.

nearest station: Canning Town

PLEASE ENSURE YOU TAKE THE CORRECT EXIT FROM THE STATION. As you exit the main ticket barriers TURN LEFT - sign posted to ‘Bow Creek & London City Island’ - take the lift or stairs to the river bank. There you will see the iconic Red Bridge, cross the bridge, and the unit 1 will be on your right hand side. If you cannot find the building, ask for directions at concierge: Kent Building, 47 Hope Street, E14 0QG.


About The Guitar Social:

The Guitar Social is a music school that places public performance and social interaction at the heart of all its operations. The musician you’re set to hear tonight have all gone through Guitar Social classes and worked against nerves, barriers and social norms to get on stage and share their work.

Founded five years ago by Thomas Binns, The Guitar Social is London’s number one place to meet new people and learn new skills. Aside from providing workshops and courses it has a strong event arms, an associated holiday company and an ever growing charity which was recently launched with Thomas setting the record for the worlds longest ever guitar class.

www.theguitarsocial.com


Workshops are part of UNITY Arts Festival.

Find out more: www.unityartsfestival.com


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Bridgewater House UNIT 1

Hopewell Square

London City Island

London

E14

United Kingdom

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