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Showcasing young people's talent

County Youth Arts dancers

MX4 Street Dance Group

Street dance workshops on Monday nights from 7-9pm at The Old Library for beginners or experienced dancers aged 13-19 years. Working with professional dancer Jasmine Eccles you will choreograph and perform street dance pieces at a number of countywide events. All sessions are free.

Complete the enrolment form [WORD] or for more information contact Sam Holgate-Davey on tel: 01623 644 377 or e-mail: sam.holgate-davey@nottscc.gov.uk.

Urban Music Collective

Work with urban music producer Jimmy Power to produce your own tracks in our state of the art recording studio. Performance and music release opportunities as well. For 13-19 year olds. Monday nights 6-8pm at The Old Library. All sessions are free.

Complete the enrolment for [WORD] or for more information contact Sam Holgate-Davey on tel: 01623 644 377 or e-mail: sam.holgate-davey@nottscc.gov.uk.

Fashion Design Course

Working with Nottingham Fashion Designer Callecia J Brown on Fridays from 10am - 3pm at The Old Library. Aimed at young people aged 13-19 not in formal education, training or work. Flexible course lengths and accreditation.

Places by referral only. Cost on application. contact Sam Holgate-Davey on tel: 01623 644 377 or e-mail: sam.holgate-davey@nottscc.gov.uk.

Music Production Course

Learn how to use music software to produce beats/songs, write and perform lyrics and learn to operate a recording studio. Wednesdays from 10am - 3pm at The Old Library. Aimed at young people aged 15-16 not in formal education, training or work. Flexible course lengths and accreditation.

Places by referral only. Cost on application. contact Sam Holgate-Davey on tel: 01623 644 377 or e-mail: sam.holgate-davey@nottscc.gov.uk.

Supergroup

Audition to take part in the new Supergroup project. We are looking for the cream of Nottinghamshire's talented musicians and songwriters so if you are 13-19 years old, can sing, play an instrument or write songs, or are a great performer, apply for an audition slot at County Youth Arts.

Last year's Supergroup 'New Communication' went on to release an EP, perform at several high profile shows including Showcase, BBC Introducing at SONAR, The Ashes Cricket, TOLFest, Stealth and performed at the Royal Concert Hall with Nina Smith in December.

Once selected, the musicians/performers will attend Supergroup sessions every Wednesday evening from 7-9pm. All sessions are FREE & take place at The Old Library.

Complete the enrolment form [WORD] and the Supergroup additional information form [WORD] or for more information contact Reg Clegg on tel: 01623 644 377 or e-mail: reg.clegg@nottscc.gov.uk.

SONAR

County Youth Arts presents... SONAR, a week long programme for young people (13-25) including gigs, workshops, masterclasses and panel events about all aspects of the music industry.

Delivered by a team of industry professionals and experts, all the sessions are free and take place at The Old Library in Mansfield, or in nearby schools. SONAR will take place in July 2014 as part of this year's TOLFest.

Get involved 

For details call tel:01623 644 377 or e-mail: reg.clegg@nottscc.gov.uk. You can also find us on facebook at: www.facebook.com/SONARMusicIndustryWeek.

Plug Promotions

We are Plug Promotions, an organisation led and run by young volunteers. We host music, art and creative events in Nottinghamshire which support the talent of young artists from our County. Our aim is to hold gigs which are unique, inspiring and that breathe fresh air back into our local, live events scene. We promote and curate quality work by young artists into live events that are like no other. 

We have hosted: Festivals, club nights, Battle of the Bands, Live Street Art, Showcase Events, Flash Mobs and Industry Events.

Get involved 

Visit our website: www.plugpromotions.com 
Twitter: https://twitter.com/plugpromotions 
Tumblr: www.plugpromotions.tumblr.com

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