Listen and Strike Workshop at Stretham Ringing Education Centre

The first ART Listen & Strike Workshop will be run at Stretham Ringing Education Centre (near Ely in Cambridgeshire) on the afternoon of SUNDAY 30th July, 2-7pm.
This workshop is open to any ringer who would like to improve their striking. It will help you:
• Develop listening skills
• Develop rhythm
• Less reliance on looking
• Leading to better striking
Theory Session at Stretham REC

Theory Session at Stretham REC

Course delegates on a previous workshop

Course delegates on a previous workshop

The Programme for the afternoon is as follows:
14:00                  Introduction and Theory: Listening – how does it help striking?
14:30                  Practical 1: Ringing with a simulator AND classroom-based listening exercises
15:45                  Refreshment break
16:00                  Practical 2: Exercises to improve listening skills while ringing
17.15                  Refreshment break
17.30                  Practical 3: Rhythm development – a series of kinaesthetic exercises, some involving ringing, some not
18:45                  Round up and Discussion. Plans for Follow-up
19:00                  Finish (approx)
Course places are £5 to ART and £2 local contribution for refreshments.
To request a place, please use the online booking form on the SmART Ringer calendar here
UPDATE – this workshop is now fully booked but a second one is likely to be held on Sunday 27th August between 2pm and 7pm, please contact Barbara Le Gallez for details

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