Special Events over the Weekend

 

SPECIAL FEATURES

for 2017

 

Welcome to the Festival

Friday 2.00 to 4.30 in The Masonic Hall Temple

An informal session of music and song hosted by  TBC and others who may drop in. Aimed at the early arrivals it’s a chance for you to join in too.

 

UPSTAIRS IN THE STATION TAVERN

FRIDAY 30th JUNE

JUST VOICES with DAVE KIDMAN

8.00 - 10.30

Bring nothing but your voices, harmonies and enthusiasm

and help raise the roof

SATURDAY WORKSHOPS & SPECIAL

12noon till 1pm

Guitar  workshop with Duncan McFarlane

Aimed at beginner/improver level, Duncan attempts to illustrate particular guitar tunings that make song accompaniment ‘more interesting and varied’ by using as few fingers on the left hand as possible at any given moment. Come and see how easy it is to make your playing sound more accomplished, whilst hardly fretting many notes at all!

1.30pm till 2.30pm

Folk songs in Harmony with Winter Wilson

Bring nothing but your voices, harmonies and enthusiasm

and learn some technique for singing in harmony.

 

Poetry and Pints with Jim Saville and Talking Zebra’s

Saturday 3.00 to 5.30

Participative poetry & prose session. Bring a piece or a poem or two, or just come along and listen.

Saturday Evening

8pm - 11pm

Open Mic Session with Skelsey Row

Your chance to perform in a concert setting. Come along and show what you can do.

 

 


Dave Kidman and voice
Duncan McFarlane
Winter Wilson in Harmony
Jim Saville
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