Workshops

accessible sonic arts program

Due to Covid-19 our workshops are running in an altered format on Zoom for Term 2. Our holiday workshop program will run as of the mid-year holidays, also in an altered format on Zoom. Our Easter Holiday workshops have been cancelled.

During Terms                                                                            

SONIC ADVENTURERS                                 

THE AMPLIFIED ELEPHANTS

I AM SONIC

During Holidays

NOISE SCAVENGERS


Sonic workshops, events, ensembles, camps and more for people with support needs. Programs are designed to align with the NDIS.

SONIC ADVENTURERS

SONIC ADVENTURERS

General sonic art workshops exploring everything thing from mechanical sound sculpture, to electronic music, performance, found sound, audio-visual projects, vocal music, musical instruments and more. This workshop develops sonic abilities. Includes support worker; 8-10 places; for people with intellectual support requirements; for adults (18+ years old). You can enrol at anytime during the year if places are available.

WHEN: Mondays 9:30am -3:30pm
WHERE: Kindred Studios, Yarraville  /// JOLT HQ, Northcote


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THE AMPLIFIED ELEPHANTS

THE AMPLIFIED ELEPHANTS

The Amplified Elephants is a sound art ensemble that creates sonic art, electronic and art music shows for the stage. Artists develop sonic art expertise as part of an ensemble. This is for people who are ready to perform publicly and who like to work with other artists. The program includes weekly workshops as well as some rehearsals and performances. Artists in this ensemble, perform in festivals, leading venues, tour and make recordings. Includes support worker; for people with intellectual support requirements; 8-10 places; for adults (18+ years old).

WHEN: Thursdays during terms: 9:30am -3:30pm + rehearsals/shows
WHERE: Kindred Studios, Yarraville  /// JOLT HQ, Northcote

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NOISE SCAVENGERS

NOISE SCAVENGERS

Mentoring musicians and musicians or sound artists with access requirements : Responding to the request from the Arts & Access community, this workshop combines people with disabilities and emerging professional sound makers into an interabilities (mixed abilities) ensemble. Noise Scavengers originated as a sonic program for youth artists in Northern Geelong in 2008 and has now evolved into something far greater. This program is for people with disabilities who want to make music with people without disabilities. A key goal of this program is social integration and interpersonal work-place relationships. Includes support worker and professional artists; up to 5 places available; for people with intellectual support needs; for adults (18+ years old).

WHEN: School Holidays
WHERE: Kindred Studios, Yarraville

I AM SONIC

I AM SONIC

Make a solo show with JOLT Arts. Work with a mentor to further your skills in sonic creativity. You can choose if you would like to learn an instrument, explore music technology, or develop sonic art projects. For people with intellectual support requirements; for adults (18+ years old).

WHEN: By appointment: during business hours, during schools terms
WHERE: Kindred Studios, Yarraville.