Positive Images Festival 2021: Coventry Fusion
‘When Music Meets Poetry’
This month, Coventry’s Positive Images Festival is trialling a great opportunity and experience for poets and musicians! Creatives in the city will have the chance to participate in one of two workshops with a focus on the collaborative use of music and poetry. Later in the month, there will be an event for the public to enjoy, featuring music and poetry from the workshop leaders, plus several other local poets and musicians.
Poet Andrea Mbarushimana and percussionist Mahendra Patel
Workshop: When Music Meets Poetry
Date: Tuesday 16th November
Venue: The Box, FarGo Village, Coventry, CV1 5ED
Spoken word artist John Bernard
Composer/lyricist Amy Kakoura
Details: Free workshop – for musicians who can play an instrument and writers with an interest in how poetry and music can complement each other. Amy and John will lead a session on poetry and music collaborations. Please bring a poem or instrument (or both!) to work with. To register for a free ticket, visit the Eventbrite page. For any queries, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.