Welcome to the Tinderbox Project, a dynamic hub for youth music and arts and Edinburgh.
Bringing together young people and professionals from around the city, the Tinderbox Project is a vibrant mix of orchestras, bands, artists, voices, colours and cultures. We provide a range of workshops, programmes, festivals and public events, aiming to inspire young people and involve them in the exciting contemporary arts scene in Edinburgh and beyond.
2013 Scottish Jazz Awards nominee – Innovation award
2013 Scottish Jazz Awards nominee – Education award
“Rave Culture meets last night of the Proms” The Herald
“A spectacular modern band” The Guardian
“An Orchestral Revolution” Edinburgh Evening News
We have been working very hard on a couple of Tinderbox shows this summer and would love you to come along if you can...
Journey of a Thousand Wings Orchestra
24th August, 7pm @ Liquid Rooms, £12 (£10 in advance)
30 piece Tinderbox orchestra, 10 piece choir and award winning bands from Chile, China & the Balkans.
Featuring a selection of music from Dawanggang’s contemporary chinese opera Three Dakini are Discussing, developed with Tinderbox Orchestra
Tickets/more information here
Facebook event here
Hand Made in China: Moons Migration & Messages
Summerhall Courtyard, 11-24th Aug, 10 minute stories between 1-3pm & 4-6pm.
First hand stories of migration & daily life in China told in a unique rickshaw theatre to an audience of just two!
"An unusual and curious idea, this is a meeting of cultures that typifies the spirit of the Fringe." **** Broadway Baby
Tickets available here
There’s some more info about both at joatw.org
Please come along if you can, they are both fantastic shows and we would love to see you there. And if you can pass this on or help spread the word at all, that would be a great help too.
24th August, 7pm @ Liquid Rooms
Journey of a Thousand Wings performance - tickets here
30th August, 12.30pm @ Edinburgh Mela Festival
Journey of a Thousand Wings performance with Kakatsitsi Drummers and Dance Ihayami
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