Schools Workshops

Schools Workshops

A taster workshop on the St David’s Hall gamelan introduces students to the music of Java. Gamelan is a fun; stimulating experience with an important role to play in music education at all levels. Our gamelan sessions address many of the concepts in the music...
Try Gamelan

Try Gamelan

Here at Arts Active we aim to encourage people, from the youngest to oldest, to engage in and enjoy arts activity. Our gamelan programme offers regular courses and workshops for people of all ages and abilities to be able to experience the inclusive nature of gamelan....
Cardiff Gamelan

Cardiff Gamelan

Our community ensemble meets regularly on Tuesday nights. The repertoire covered includes both traditional Javanese pieces as well as western compositions for gamelan.  Gamelan is a wonderfully versatile set of instruments allowing people of all ages and abilities to...

RAISING MONEY FOR SOUNDWORKS

27 MILES.  12 HOURS.  DAVID BAXTER vs. THE BRECON BEACONS On the 8th of June, 2014, Arts Active’s very own Dave Baxter will be pushed to the limits in a 27 mile trek across the Brecon Beacons, as part of TrekFest.  Why has he agreed to take on such an ordeal?  It’s to...