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Harry Potter Actors Create "Tamperines" for Sound It Out Charity

Posted by: Mel
March 09, 2012, 07:27 PM

Sound It Out, an organization which "brings together professional musicians to work alongside local participants of different ages, experience and ability," has asked celebrities to tamper with tambourines to create "tamperines" for their charity. A few Harry Potter actors have created tamperines: Robbie Coltrane (Hagrid), James Phelps (Fred Weasley), and Emma Thompson (Professor Trewlawney). Stephen Fry, who read the Harry Potter audiobooks in the UK, has also participated.

The tamperines will be auctioned on eBay May 16th through May 27th and they will be exhibited in Birmingham. For more information follow the Sound It Out tamperine Twitter account here.

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20981 Points

Very cool and interesting.

Posted by LunaLuver on March 09, 2012, 08:06 PM report to moderator
528 Points

Odd…….yet really cool.

Posted by silverkacy on March 09, 2012, 08:16 PM report to moderator
10471 Points

Good to see that they’re actively helping the community!

Posted by . on March 09, 2012, 08:52 PM report to moderator
1787 Points

Cool! (I sound like everyone else!)

Posted by horcruxhunter7 on March 09, 2012, 09:53 PM report to moderator
926 Points

Cool. I like their community work.

Posted by Grindylow_101 on March 10, 2012, 06:41 AM report to moderator
11771 Points

It’s a nice idea, but I thought the tambourines were supposed to have been ‘tampered with’! These have just been nicely signed and decorated. I was picturing strange noise-making additions….

Posted by Valeria-Johanna on March 10, 2012, 07:12 AM report to moderator
68 Points

Hey that’s a good idea :)

Posted by Hedwig_Lives on March 10, 2012, 08:50 AM report to moderator
28416 Points

I think I like Robbie’s best although I do like Emma Thompson’s piglet, it’s rather sweet.

Posted by moglet [ITC!] on March 10, 2012, 10:00 AM report to moderator
80450 Points

Well, that was ‘different’…

Posted by Won_Two on March 10, 2012, 11:05 AM report to moderator
4138 Points

I don’t really get what they mean by ‘tamper’…

Posted by Calum Wilson (RuneDream54) on March 11, 2012, 05:31 AM report to moderator
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