Arts Derbyshire

Artist profile

Hands on Music Workshops

Richard Arter M.Ed provides STEELBAND and INDIAN MUSIC workshop days for schools, colleges and community groups. Collections of authentic instruments are provided for groups of all abilities and ages to participate in instant music making. Vastly experienced, Richard has been providing high quality educational experiences across Derbyshire and nationwide for 12 years. Each Day is tailor made to meet the needs of the school or organisation. Beyond Steelband and Indian music other events can be created that include performance and composition using a range of instruments and the voice.

Creative Genre

  • Music and sound art: Drumming, World, Other
  • Additional work: Disability Arts, Disability Arts, Participatory Arts, Participatory Arts

Work Undertaken

  • Workshops
  • Project Management/Consultancy

Work in Education

  • Regeneration

Hands on Music Workshops



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