YolanDa is extremely passionate about inspiring excitement, creativity and self confidence within young people using music as a vehicle and sharing her story so far and knowledge of the music industry. Her workshops are interactive, develop a passion for music, build on skills to perform and compose as well as highlight the dedication needed to succeed.
Different options of Workshops YolanDa Brown delivers:
- YolanDa Performs
These are interactive workshops, where YolanDa plays her saxophone and then works in an interactive way with children, young people or adults sharing tips and exercises.
- Music Workshops
- Understand musical styles/rhythms resulting in an end of the day performance to
peers / whole school / local community.
- YolanDa Motivates
These workshops as the title suggests, are about motivating children and young people to achieve their potential. YolanDa takes them through an exciting and creative journey to success whilst balancing getting to grips with potential talent and using music for effective learning and development.
- My Story
- Understanding Your Potential
- YolanDa Shares
Discover how the music industry works and what goes on behind the scenes at an introductory level.
- Aspects of the music industry
- Modern Day music industry
- How important music is to the listener and player
- Other areas of synergy
- Access to YolanDa Brown concerts in the area
- Bespoke workshops
YolanDa Brown can also design tailor made workshops to meet your specific needs or classroom topics/programmes of study. They can be planned for any age group and can be linked to the National Curriculum if needed.
Royal Albert Hall WORKSHOP
On Tuesday 9 October, 45 young saxophone players from across London attended a workshop delivered by double MOBO Award-Winning jazz saxophonist YolanDa Brown in the Royal Albert Hall’s Elgar Room.
This workshop was part of the Royal Albert Hall’s Education programme which works with children, teachers, families and community groups to deliver exciting opportunities linked to the Hall’s events programme and comes ahead of YolanDa Brown’s own show.