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Virtual KidsJam Event – Celtic Music Party: Listen, Sing and Play Along!

Tuesday, December 1, 10:30 am

Celtic Music Party: Listen, Sing and Play Along! Laura MacKenzie and Ross Sutter


Premieres Tuesday, December 1, 2020 10:30am | CREATE your own Bodhran:

LEARN how to make your own traditional Irish drum! This instructional video is available one week in advance of the event’s premiere to allow time to make your instruments.
Materials Needed:
for the Bodhran: pizza box OR cardboard bank box cover
for the Drumstick: roll of masking tape and unsharpened pencil or 8” wood dowel OR bamboo skewers and small rubber bands 
Premieres Tuesday, December 8, 2020 10:30am | INTERACTIVE PROGRAM:

LISTEN to jigs, reels, hornpipes and airs as Ross and MacKenzie perform Irish and Scottish music on a variety of instruments. LEARN about the traditional tunes, songs and instruments and PLAY along on your own bodhran drum. This video will remain on our website until February 8, 2021.

Be sure not to miss a special live online Q&A session with Ross and MacKenzie following their December 8th program! 

ArtsMidwestLogoRoss and MacKenzie’s program is supported by the Arts Midwest Touring Fund, a program of Arts Midwest that is funded by the National Endowment for the Arts, with additional contributions from the Minnesota State Arts Board and the Crane Group.

Your support helps to make these virtual programs possible. Thank you!

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Laura MacKenzie
Ross Sutter

About Virtual KIDSJam

KidsJam workshops this season are virtual 25-minute interactive sessions for children ages 5-12 to experience musical performances, get involved through creative activities and movement, and learn about the people, cultures, and sounds behind the music.