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Sheringham youngsters tune in to their very own music recital

PUBLISHED: 17:10 04 May 2018 | UPDATED: 21:04 04 May 2018

Youngsters joining in the fun at a music session run at Ladybird Pre-school Nursery by Cherry Forbes and Cecilia Bruggemeyer of the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment. Photo: KAREN BETHELL

Youngsters joining in the fun at a music session run at Ladybird Pre-school Nursery by Cherry Forbes and Cecilia Bruggemeyer of the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment. Photo: KAREN BETHELL

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A group of Sheringham nursery school pupils had a chance to enjoy their very own professional music recital, when they were visited by two members of the acclaimed Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment.

Cecelia Bruggemeyer of the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment plays double bass for youngsters at Ladybird Pre-school Nursery. Photo: KAREN BETHELLCecelia Bruggemeyer of the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment plays double bass for youngsters at Ladybird Pre-school Nursery. Photo: KAREN BETHELL

Musicians Cherry Forbes and Cecelia Bruggemeyer took along a variety of instruments to Ladybird Pre-school Nursery, Cromer Road, as part of a scheme run by North Norfolk District Council in partnership with Orchestras Live.

The project will see leading musicians run a series of eight free events in north Norfolk over the bank holiday weekend, culminating

Cecelia Bruggemeyer of the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment plays double bass for youngsters at Ladybird Pre-school Nursery. Photo: KAREN BETHELLCecelia Bruggemeyer of the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment plays double bass for youngsters at Ladybird Pre-school Nursery. Photo: KAREN BETHELL

with a ‘musical adventure walk’ at Holt Country Park on Sunday at 10am.

Ladybird administrator Helen Jewers said the musicians’ visit was a “wonderful” opportunity for youngsters.

Youngsters joining in the fun at a music session run at Ladybird Pre-school Nursery by Cherry Forbes and Cecelia Bruggemeyer of the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment. Photo: KAREN BETHELLYoungsters joining in the fun at a music session run at Ladybird Pre-school Nursery by Cherry Forbes and Cecelia Bruggemeyer of the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment. Photo: KAREN BETHELL

“It was fantastic, you could see the children were all engaged,” she added. For more information, or to book tickets, visit www.north-norfolk.gov.uk/orchestras


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