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Tiny Sparks 2018

We are delighted to be Tiny Sparks again this year, with further support from our funders Youth Music.

Musicians Arun Ghosh - an acclaimed clarinettist, composer, musical director and Dave 'Stickman' Higgins - a world class, multi-disciplined drummer and percussionist performing all over the world will be working with children's centres and nurseries in the north and central Leicester.

This 10 week residency aims to support pre-school language development through music working with working with over 200 pre-school children, their parents and early years practitioners.

An additional strand this year incorporates a practical CPD training programme for teachers within early years settings in Leicester, plus a musicians early years development course open to artists across the region. For more details about the musicians residency click here.

Supported by

Youth Music, John & Susan Bowers Fund, Open Gate Trust