Sing What You Say

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Music Amplifying English Language Skills For People Seeking Sanctuary
The Connecting Minds Project in Partnership with Beyond Skin is proud to introduce
"Sing What You Say"

The Connecting Minds Project in partnership with Beyond Skin is proud to introduce "Sing What You Say," a groundbreaking initiative aimed at addressing the social isolation, language learning, and integration needs of people who have sought sanctuary and are living in rural areas of Northern Ireland. The initiative ‘Supported by the Arts Council’s National Lottery Rural Engagement Arts Programme strives to create a supportive and inclusive environment by blending the power of composition and performance with language learning.

photo credit  Thanakorn Phanthura

We will enable the power of music to

Enhance English language skills through music making.

Foster a sense of belonging through creative expression

Build bridges within the community through collaboration and performance

Research studies have shown that most people learn English as a second language through Music. Learning and singing along to songs with English lyrics.

What to Expect

Engaging Workshops: Join us for four weeks of immersive workshops where you'll experience the joy of music and language coming together.

Language Enhancement: Improve your English language skills in a fun and culturally enriching environment.

Community Connection: Forge new friendships and strengthen bonds with the local host communities.

Sing What You Say will take place virtually and on location in Causeway Coast & Glens Area, Antrim and Newtownabbey, Lisburn and Castlereagh, Newry, Mourne and Down.

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