Big Sing 4: “A Musical Journey Through The Land Of Shadows”

BIG SING 4

Tuesday October 17th 12.45 – 2.30 at RHEGED IMAX

BlueJam’s 4th Big Sing!

“A Musical Journey through the Land of Shadows.” Devised and Directed by Jilly Jarman. Songs and artwork from children in 12 participating schools from North Cumbria.

Here is a video of the slideshow which accompanied the piece.

A Musical Journey in the Land of Shadows from BlueJam Arts on Vimeo.

IMAGES FROM THE SLIDESHOW

Primary Schools taking part

Nenthead
North Lakes
Beaconside
Houghton
Hayton
Armathwaite
Kingmoor
Bewcastle
High Hesket
Brampton

Secondary School students and Colleges

The BlueJam Big Sings would not be the same without the young adults from secondary schools and colleges who take part, offering leadership in music, performance, technical and event management areas.

This year we welcome Heathlands project and UCC plus BlueJam young musicians from Kendal College and Trinity Schools.

SONGS TO JOIN IN WITH

ORDER OF SCHOOLS' PERFORMANCES

WELCOME & games  
GAMELAN DEMO  
MUSICAL JOURNEY PIECE:  
BJ BAND Intro  
Nenthead poem  
Beaconside theme music ALL JOIN IN with the chorus “Where can they be?…” second time round  
Nenthead poem 2  
Heathlands – The Fox  
Bewcastle “I Like” rap – ALL JOIN IN beatboxing when directed  
Armathwaite Lights song – ALL JOIN IN after the instrumental  
North lakes – Victorian Fair – ALL JOIN IN dance  
Hayton – Sundial – ALL JOIN IN DRUMMING call & response  
High hesket Lullaby – ALL JOIN IN chorus – Lala mtoto lala (sleep baby sleep) in harmony  
Brampton – Mythical Creatures ALL JOIN IN the whole song  
Houghton Pirates – ALL JOIN IN calypso when directed  

Kingmoor – closing theme song ALL JOIN IN on second time round


 
UCC – Gamelan composition