Past Workshops

Past Workshops

Jon Sterckx World Rhythm Workshop WOMAD 2015

Past Workshops

Rhythm workshops, Indian Music workshops & Live Sampling Workshops.

Since graduating from Dartington College of Arts with a BA(Hons) Music Degree in 2000, Jon has provided workshops to Schools, Colleges and Universities across UK. Jon has also provided workshops at festivals & cultural events.

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Ongoing teaching – school, college & university work includes:

Weekly Rhythm classes at Wynstones School, Gloucestershire – Sept 2012 – current.

Instrumental Tuition at Wynstones School, Gloucestershire.

Instrumental Tuition at Thomas Rich Grammar School, Gloucester.

Instrumental Tuition at Pate’s Grammar School, Gloucester.

Tabla teacher (weekly classes) at Lawn Community Centre, Swindon. October 2016 – current.

Instrumental Tuition at Thomas Keble School, Stroud, Gloucestershire.

Associate Lecturer at University of Plymouth – 2003 – 2017.

World Rhythm Workshops, Indian Vocal Percussion Workshops & Drumscapes Workshops.


WOMAD Festival 2015 – Indian Vocal Percussion & Indian Rhythm Workshop & Drumscapes performance.

WOMAD Festival 2018 – Kashaka percussion workshop.

World Music Workshop Festival 2018 – Kashaka percussion workshops.

International Eisteddfod 2019, Llangollen – Kashaka percussion workshops.

Musicport Festival, Whitby, North Yorkshire. Indian Vocal Percussion Workshop.

Drum Camp 2014. Norfolk. Indian Rhythm Workshop & Indian Vocal Percussion Workshop.

Fusion Asia Festival, Bracknell, Berkshire – Indian Vocal percussion workshop.

Worcester Music Festival, Worcestershire – Indian Vocal Percussion Workshop.

A Taste of Swindon Mela, Swindon, Wiltshire Indian music & song workshop.

University of Plymouth, Devon.* (Indian music workshops, World Rhythm Workshops & Drumscapes Live Sampling workshops)

Dartington College of Arts, Devon – Tabla & Indian Rhythm Workshops.

Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama, Cardiff, South Wales – Tabla & Indian Rhythm Workshop.

South Devon College, Paignton, Devon – World Rhythm Workshops. Drumscapes Live Sampling Workshop.

Planet Drum, Camden, London – Indian Rhythm Workshop.

University of Highlands & Islands, Scotland – Indian Vocal Percussion & Indian Rhythm Workshop.

dBs Plymouth – World Rhythm workshop & Drumscapes performance with BTEC Music Technology students.* (Read interview here)

Theatr Mwldan – Cardigan, West Wales – World Rhythm workshops.

Waterside Arts Centre, Sale, Manchester. Drumscapes & Dance Workshop with dancer Jane Wass

Tribe of Doris Festival/ Drumming Camp – Somerset. Indian Rhythm Workshop.

Pando Festival, Somersham, Cambridgeshire.(Kashaka Workshop)

Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama, Cardiff. (Tabla & Indian rhythm workshop)

Rolle College, Exmouth, Devon. (Indian music workshops & rhythm workshops)

St. Andrews primary School, Plymouth. (Rhythm workshop)

St. Budeaux primary School, Plymouth. (Indian rhythm workshop)

High St. Primary School, Plymouth. (Rhythm workshop)

Mount Wise Primary School, Plymouth. (Rhythm workshop)

South Devon College, Paignton, Devon. (Drumscapes workshop)

Dartington College of Arts, Dartington, Devon. (Tabla & Indian rhythm workshops)

The Hive Library – Worcester Music Festival – Indian Vocal percussion & Arabic Drumming Workshop.

Meysey Hampton School, Gloucestershire – World Rhythm Workshop.

Sir Thomas Rich School, Gloucester – World Rhythm Workshops

Actiontrack Studio, Taunton, Somerset – World Rhythm workshop.*

Hestercombe Centre For Young Musicians – Taunton, Somerset – World Rhythm workshop.*

Drove Primary School, Swindon.

Crowdys Hill School, Swindon.*

Pate’s Grammar School, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire. * (Kashaka Workshop)

Sheldon School, Chippenham, Wiltshire. (World Rhythm Workshops).

Gloucestershire International School. (World Rhythm workshops).

Gloucestershire College, Gloucester. * (World Rhythm workshops).

Indian Music Workshops

Birdwell School Academy, Bristol April 2018.

Colston’s School, Bristol March 2018.

Aiglon College, Switzerland Feb 2018*. (Indian Music Workshops / Sgt.Peppers workshop / Sitar & Tabla Performance)

Hubbub Festival 2017 – Heartlands, Cornwall. Organised by Cornwall Music Education Hub. (Indian Music Workshops)

Diversity Festival, Barnstaple, Devon. (Indian Music Workshop)

Pate’s Grammar School, Cheltenham. * Tabla & Indian Music Workshop.

City of London School 2017. * Indian Music Workshop.

Aiglon College (Switzerland) 2017. Indian Music Workshop.

Kennet School, Thatcham, Berkshire 2017. Indian Music Rag Desh Workshops (as part of Berkshire Maestros event).

St. Crispins School, Wokingham, Berkshire 2017. Indian Music Rag Desh Workshops (as part of Berkshire Maestros event).

Umberleigh Primary School, Barnstable, North Devon. * Indian music workshop

Brayford Primary School, Barnstable, North Devon. Indian music workshop

Pilton Bluecoat Primary School, Barnstable, North Devon. Indian music workshop.

Callington Community College, Cornwall.(Indian music workshop)

Markham Primary School, Blackwood, Caerphilly, South Wales. (Indian music workshop)

St. Mary’s Primary School, Thornbury. * (Indian music & song workshop)

Sherborne School for Girls. * (Indian music workshop)

Hereford Academy, Herefordshire. (Indian music workshop)

St. Mary’s Primary School, Bideford, North Devon. * (Indian music workshop)

West Chinnock Primary School, Somerset. * (Indian music workshop)

Marshfield Primary School, Chippenham, Wiltshire. (Indian music workshop)

Sheldon Secondary School, Chippenham, Wiltshire. (Indian music workshop)

New Inn Primary School, Torfaen, South Wales. (Indian music workshop)

Pillgwenlly Primary School, Newport, South Wales. (Indian music workshop)

The Dell Primary School, Chepstow, South Wales. (Indian music workshop)

Maindee Primary school, Newport, South Wales.* (Indian music workshop)

St. Andrews Primary School, Newport, South Wales. (Indian music workshop)

Verwood Music Festival, Hampshire – Indian Music Workshop.

Balcarras Secondary School, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire. * (Indian music workshop)

The Roseland Secondary school, Truro, Cornwall. (Indian music workshop)

Wells Cathedral School, Wells, Somerset. (Indian music workshop)

Holyrood Community School, Somerset. (Indian music workshop)

Park House School, Newbury, Berkshire. (Indian music workshop)

Devon Secondary Teacher Training Group, Newton Abbot, Devon. (Indian music workshop)

Somerset College of Arts and Technology, Taunton, Devon. (Indian music workshop)

Stokenham School, Kingsbridge, Devon (Indian music workshop)

Eden Park Primary School, Brixham, Devon* (Indian music workshop)

Axminster Community Primary School, Axminster, Devon. (Indian music workshop)

Tiverton High School, Tiverton, Devon. (Indian music workshop)

Westlands School, Torquay, Devon (Indian music workshop)

Stokenham Primary School, Kingsbridge, Devon. (Indian music workshop)

Sedgemoor Manor Community Junior School, Bridgwater, Somerset. (Indian music workshop)

St. Peters Secondary School, Exeter, Devon. (Indian music workshop)

King Edward IV Community School, Totnes, Devon. (Indian music workshop)

The Grove Primary School, Totnes, Devon. (Indian music workshop)

Devon Music Education Hub Secondary School teachers Conference. (Indian Music OCR Workshop).

Twynham School, Christchurch, Dorset.(Indian music workshop / Within You Without You Workshop)