We had a great year one of our Young DaDa Ensemble project which culminated in a spectacular performance at our Young DaDaFest: Music event in July. Find out more about it here or check out a video from the project on YouTube: youtu.be/wG90jacUJ5k.
More recently two of our young people recorded a CD via one-to-one sessions with Curtis Watt as part of Young DaDa Ensemble. Below are some songs from the CD by Luke and Kyle:
Feel Happy Feel Free:
The Young DaDa Ensemble project delivers accessible music-based activities to young disabled people aged 11 – 20 in Merseyside The project has two strands Explore: weekly workshops on Wednesdays from 4pm to 6pm and Evolve weekly workshops on Mondays from 4pm to 6pm both held at Resonate Liverpool’s Music Hub.
The project is being delivered with specialist partners (DaDaFest, Drake Music, Live Music Now and Resonate Liverpool’s Music Hub) with funding from the Youth Music.
Our group performed on stage at the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Hall alongside afro-funk Grammy-nominee superstars Amadou and Mariam during DaDaFest International 2016!