Events Calendar

FREE Creative Workshop

Sunday 17 February 2019, 12.15pm

The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra and Northampton Music and Performing Arts Trust would like to invite your family to attend a free creative music workshop at the Royal & Derngate on Sunday, 17th February. Join musicians from the Orchestra to explore Mozart’s Divertimento. Learn about the composer, the Orchestra and the music, before trying your hand at creating your own masterpiece. No prior musical experience is required, and a range of instruments will be provided on the day. Following the workshop, participants are invited to enter Derngate auditorium to watch the full Orchestra rehearse the piece you have learned about during the workshop.

Workshop information: Sunday, 17 February, Royal & Derngate (19-21 Guildhall Rd, Northampton, NN1 1DP)

12:15-13:15   Family Workshop 1

13:30-14:30  Family Workshop 2

15:00-16:00  Open Rehearsal Workshops are inclusive, and suited for families of all ages and needs.


Families needing to leave the Open Rehearsal before the end of the hour are welcome to do so.

Please choose one of the two workshop slots to attend, as workshops will repeat.

Workshop 1 participants are invited to enjoy their lunch at the venue during Workshop 2 before joining the Open Rehearsal.

The onsite café will be open on the day to purchase lunch and snack options if desired.

Free parking is available in the car park directly next to the Royal & Derngate.

Please contact the RPO team on [email protected] or 0207 608 8800 for more information.

Northampton Royal & Derngate
Guildhall Road
01604 624811