Cruinniú na nÓg 2020 - Musical Instrument Building Workshop with Ed Devane
Saturday, June 13th, 11.00am
Join us for Cruinniú na nÓg 2020, Ireland's national day of free creativity for children and young people. This year we are doing things a little differently and our programming is going online. We are joined by sound artist and instrument designer Ed Devane, in this informative step by step pre-recorded video tutorial The workshop takes direct inspiration from the Museum’s musical instrument collections. Ed will demonstrate how to make a number of simple musical instruments, using everyday materials including, a Balloony Tube (fog horn), and a kazoo. The workshop touches on a variety of STEAM subjects such as physics of sound, design skills and creative problem solving skills. No previous musical experience required.