|Musical Inventions : the Science of Instrument Making|
Event Type: Children's Program|
Start Time: 10:00 AM
End Time: 11:30 AM
For grades 3-5, registration required and begins two weeks prior to program. Join Kathy Ceceri, author of Musical Inventions, to learn about the science of instrument-making and create some of your own! Find out why different materials and shapes produce different sounds and discover the connection between size and high and low notes. Explore homemade instruments including the balloon drum, paper popper, cardboard "washtub" string bass, drinking straw oboe, salad "singing" bowl, wrenchophone, twirling tubes and more. Then put your designs together for an improvised performance! For more information on Kathy's books and projects visit http://www.craftsforlearning.com. Copies will be available for purchase.
Location: Program Room C-D
Registration Ends: 7/31/2018 at 10:00 AM
Presenter: Kathy Ceceri