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Virtual KidsJam Event – Keep on Dreaming: A Kid with a Vision

Tuesday, April 13, 10:30 am


Keep on Dreaming: A Kid with a Vision
Joe Horton and deVon Russell Gray

 

Premieres Tuesday, April 13, 2021 10:30am | CREATE your own Thumb Piano:

LEARN how to make your own thumb piano! This instructional video is available one week in advance of the event’s premiere to allow time to make your instruments.
 
 
Needed Materials:
  • Block of wood, approximately 5″ x 4″ x 1/2″ (Any size larger within several inches will work)
    • Note:  You can get a block of sample wood flooring at Home Depot this size for FREE
  • Duct tape
  • 2 wooden sticks (we used chopsticks)
    • Cut length to be 2 inches longer than the width of the wood block  
    • Craft sticks or popsicle sticks also work but not as well as chopsticks
  • 2 rubber bands – 1/8 – 1/4″ width, 1-1/2″ – 2″ diameter
  • 5 bobby pins – standard size work, but larger ones are better

Premieres Tuesday, April 20, 2021 10:30am | INTERACTIVE PROGRAM:

LISTEN to the powerful reading of Jimi: Sounds Like a Rainbow: A Story of the Young Jimi Hendrix accompanied by improvisational piano music. LEARN about Jimi’s creative bravery and trailblazing and how that impacted the life and work of musicians, Joe and deVon. PLAY your own CREATIONS, blending styles and sounds to express your own feelings and emotions. This video will remain on our website until June 20, 2021.
 

How to Watch

This concert will be available to stream on the date of the performance on this page, our Youtube page, and on our Facebook page. Please contact us at 651-292-3268 or at ticketing@schubert.org if you have any questions about our virtual concerts.

Our virtual concerts are free to watch and available to all. No ticket reservation necessary. 

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Musicians

Joe Horton
deVon Russell Gray

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.