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Sage Gateshead

Sunday 7 July 2019 | 3:45pm - 5.15pm  


Silver Programme Music Festival: Fretted Instruments

Silver Mandolin Orchestra, Silver Ukulele Ensemble, Sing & Strum and Silver Skiffle


Part of Silver Programme Music Festival

The Barbour Room


£6 (Multibuy discount: £15 for all 3 performances)

A fantastic display of traditional fretted instrumentation including a 40-piece Mandolin Orchestra, a Ukulele Band and a Guitar Group. Also on the bill are our Silver Skiffle Band.

Multibuy Offer

£15 for all three performances; Vocal Concert (2pm), Fretted Instruments (3.45pm) & Finale Performances (6.15pm). Discount applied at checkout.

Silver Programme Music Festival

A celebration of the positive effects of music and wellbeing in later life.

The day will feature performances from a huge array of groups playing an eclectic mix of genres, styles and instrumentation, along with a large scale sing along.

The day aims to highlight the capabilities and celebrate the achievements of people over the age of 50 in the North. The festival will aim to change perceptions and emphasise the amazing health benefits associated with group music making.

The performances will highlight the amazing level of ability and skill amongst the participants. All groups are part of Sage Gateshead’s, Silver Programme; A community music programme that aims to engage people over the age of 50 in fun and informative daytime sessions.

Sunday 7 July

12.30pm, Concourse: Fretted Instruments & Wind Band (No ticket required)

2pm, Northern Rock Foundation Hall: Vocal Concert

3.45pm, The Barbour Room: Fretted Instruments

5.35pm, Concourse: Mass Sing (No ticket required)

6.15pm, Sage Two: Finale Performances

Silver Programme Music Festival