summer camp'17 opens for registration


what's between the two keys on a piano?

Wonder leads to explorations, and eventual discoveries. Thingamajigs is a community of such explorers who work with found materials and alternate tuning systems to discover new sounds, and to make new music.


Harrison 100 / Thingamajigs 20   

The first year-long celebration dedicated to the legendary composer's centennial, and to mark the organization's twentieth anniversary. read more...

OCT'16- OCT'17





Community Workshops in association with     Second Start Adult Literacy

Teaching Artists will bring hands on music education to Second Start's audience, while literacy specialists will develop activities that tie art, music and literacy acquisition together for families. Workshop details - COMING SOON!

February - March 2017

Oakland public Library 388 9th StREET       OAKLAND, CA


In-School Residencies

Teaching Artists will be in various schools to help children experiment with sounds and found objects. 

Details - COMING SOON!

January - March 2017

school venues - TBD

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