Important Update: The Inside Out Piano
SUNDAY 29 MARCH - 3:00 PM
You and your family can enjoy The Inside-Out Piano online for one week from today, Sunday 29 March, from the comfort and safety of your home.
If you enjoy this free online event, please consider making a donation to Turner Sims. Donations towards alternative events that have been created in place of any cancelled promoted concerts will enable us to plan ahead with confidence and will give a major boost to future activities, once the current international health crisis has abated.
To mark International Piano Day, come and experience the piano like never before: strummed like a guitar, singing like a whale and even swinging in mid-air!
Pianist and composer Sarah Nicolls invented her Inside-Out Piano so that she could play its strings more easily. This is a grand piano whose strings run straight upwards from the keyboard, shaped so that the audience see into the instrument: the guts and moving parts are literally on show. Sarah plucks and strums the strings, plays harmonics, works with objects like glass and rubber balls to excite the strings and uses the whole body of the piano like a drum.
Hear familiar melodies in new ways, and discover this much-loved instrument afresh.
Suitable for age 5+
Running time: 45mins
Enjoy our special online event below until Sunday 5 April!