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'Playground' visited Wilson Stuart School (Birmingham) this week. The learners are aged 2 - 25 and some pupils have additional difficulties including sensory impairment, learning difficulties, communication difficulties or complex medical conditions. I ran sensory workshops with different age groups throughout the day. For these workshops, the movement of the balls created soft and gentle musical textures. Aesthetically it sounds quite different from my previous work, but I felt it appropriate for the setting as I wanted the experience of playing to feel calm and safe. I was cautious of using any loud, sudden or surprising sounds as it could potentially have been quite a daunting experience, especially as some of the balls are so large. Overall, the learners responded very well to the balls and the teachers and assistants were great in exploring with them. The workshops gave me a lot of food for thought on how to continue to develop the instruments. Based on the learners' positive response, I now feel I can afford to push and experiment with the music the balls create, to be more exciting and dynamic. It was wonderful to see how valuable the balls could be as sensory musical instruments. I'll be continuing to adapt and explore this project with a broad audience - if you know of an organisation/venue who might like to play then please get in touch! It was a privilege to be invited to this school to conduct my research. Looking forward to visiting again next week!