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STROKEstra at Hull City Hall

Since May 2014, RPO resound has been teaming up with Hull Integrated Community Stroke Service (HICSS) on a pioneering programme using group creative music-making to provide stroke rehabilitation for patients and carers in Hull. Over five months, six RPO musicians … Continue reading

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Sali-Wyn Ryan (Second Violin) reflects on Celebration of the Sea

I feel thoroughly privileged to have been part of this highly successful project with RPO resound in Lowestoft. The week quickly evolved into an exploration of local history and nautical adventures which provided the foundation for our musical voyage. We … Continue reading

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Celebration of the Sea: Day 4

Thursday afternoon saw the final visit of writer Dean Parkin to Coppice Court, a supported housing scheme for young families. Over three days, Dean worked with around 15 adults from the area to develop their own poems about the beach, a … Continue reading

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Celebration of the Sea: Participant reflection

At the end of a whirlwind week, Mitch, a music participant, reflects on what he will take away from Celebration of the Sea: This week, as part of the Celebration of the Sea project, I have been learning and playing bass … Continue reading

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Celebration of the Sea: Day 3

Workshops on Wednesday allowed the music and writing groups and artists to continue creating and revising their pieces. Local resident and music participant Delia gives us an update on her group’s progress: “I arrived on Monday really unsure about what … Continue reading

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