The Week Junior UK - 03.08.2019

(Axel Boer) #1
21

Entertainment

3August 2019•The Week Junior

M

usicianYolanDa Brown has said more
politicians need to understand how music
classescanboost young people’shappiness.
Speaking afteraconcert inLondon, Brown
said that music education offered morethan just
musical skills, because through music students
also learn about teamwork and culture. She added
that music tuition helps people understand their
own wellbeing (the state of feelingcomfortable,
healthy and happy).

Brownwasspeaking several months after
research showed therehas beena21% drop in the
number of schools offering music classes in England
over the last five years. She said,“Weall listen to
music, torelax, to enjoy,toc ommunicate, to dance,
to allow our emotions out.We need it to survive.”
Brown, who plays the saxophone, had been
performing ataPromatLondon’sRoyal Albert Hall.
Aimed at younger musicfans, it celebrated 50 years
sincepeople landed on the Moon.

THISWEEK’S
WATCHLIST

Cats trailer
tinyurl.com/TWJ-cats
This first peek at the film version of Andrew
LloydWebber’smusical has attracted lots of
attention–both good and bad. Makeupyour
own mind;arethe cat-likeversions ofTaylor
Swift, JamesCord en and Dame Judi Denchcool,
or just plain creepy?

Cycling: RideLondon
Various times on3and 4August, BBCTwo

Starting with the women’sclassiquerace at
6pm on3August, ClareBalding hosts two days
of action from the RideLondon event. At 12pm
on 4August,coverage begins of around 100,000
cyclists riding onLondon’straffic-freeroads.

Nadiya’s Time to Eat
8pm on5August, BBCTwo

On this week’sepisode, Nadiyalooksat
easy-to-makerecipes thatcanreally impress
guests.A10-minute satay chicken tray bakeand
raspberry cheesecakecroissants areamong the
highlights, as isatrip to learn moreabout
yoghurt at theYeoValley Farm in Somerset.
BBC/WALL


TO WALL MEDIA


LTD/CLIFF EVANS


·REX SHUTTERSTOCK


·UNIVERSAL STUDIOS


·ALAMY,


Krull
DVD, Blu-ray,Amazon, iTunes
This Britishfantasy sci-ficame after the first
threeStar Warsfilms.Krullis pretty ambitious
andfeatures some weirdand wonderful sets.
It’sabit scary in places, too.Itt ells the story of
aprinceonamission withagroup of outlaws
to rescue his bride, PrincessLyssa, who has
been kidnapped by some not-very-nicealien
invaders. Therescuers maketheir waytot he
BlackFortress and try to fight
their waytot he princess.
Krullwasn’t very
successful at first, but
over the years it has
gradually built up
alot of fans.

Buckleinfor
asometimes
scary fantasy
ourney...

y ppy)

Kll

B
a
s
jo

FILM

CLUB

Star says music helps wellbeing

k J i

fight

FAMOUS

FACE

Ayoung Liam Neeson
appears in the film

–he

later appear

ed inStar

Wars Episode I:

The

Phantom Menace

.

YolanDa Brown

DID YOU
KNOW?
Saxophones

were

invented by aman called
Adolphe Sax in the
early 1840s.
Free download pdf