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Sage Gateshead

Sunday 7 July 2019 | 5:35pm - 5.45pm  


Silver Programme Music Festival: Mass Sing

Silver Soul


Free, no ticket required

This opportunity is open to all abilities; even if you’ve never sung a note or think you can’t sing.

There’s no need to book, just come along and join in on the day.

This year’s song is the classic hit single Everyday by Buddy Holly, click the link below to remind yourself of the iconic song.

Silver Programme Music Festival

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

The day will feature a large scale sing along, mass percussion workshop and exhibitors presenting health and wellbeing products as well as a whole host of fun free performances.

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.

Performances from a huge array of groups playing an eclectic mix of genres, styles and instrumentation. 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 (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