1015 Concertina with Rob Harbron
English Concertina workshop from one of Britain’s leading players.
1015 Fiddle with Sam Sweeney and Miranda Rutter
Led by two accomplished musicians and workshop leaders of the English Acoustic Collective Summer Schools.
1015 Melodeon with John Spiers
Mr Squeezy has a wide experience of melodeon playing from morris dance to Bellowhead.
1120 Beginners’ Pipe and Tabor with Gillian Guest
Gillian is an accomplished player and workshop leader. This workshop is suitable for complete beginners. You will need a tabor pipe. These can be bought at the workshops for £8. Tabors will be provided.
1120 Devon and Gloucestershire songs – a comparison with Martin and Shan Graebe
Living in Gloucestershire and being experts in the collections of Rev S Baring-Gould, Martin and Shan are able to bring a fascinating selection of songs from each area.
1400 Gloucestershire Wassails and Carols with Gwilym and Carol Davies
Gloucestershire has an enviable archive of seasonal songs, several of them collected by Gwilym himself. Gwilym and Carol are enthusiastic champions for local carols and wassails.
1400 Gloucestershire Tunes with Paul Burgess
Paul has been collecting and promoting Gloucestershire tunes for many years. Together with Charles Monteith he compiled ‘Coleford Jig’ collection. This workshop is suitable for most folk instruments.
1530 Broom Dance with Richard Chidlaw
Richard is a singer and researcher living in South Gloucestershire. This workshop will teach a traditional broom dance he collected in the area. He will be supported by members of Boss Morris to demonstrate the moves.
1600 Singing, Arranging and Teaching Songs for Community Choirs with Matt Norman
Matt is an experienced choir leader and has recently completed an education project for the GlosTrad archive to arrange a number of local songs for community choirs.
Sunday October 30th 2016
Venue- Gloucester Life Museum, Westgate Street, Gloucester GL1 2PG
- Individual Workshops £6 (Concs £5)
- Day ticket (includes all concerts, talks and workshops) £18 (concs £15)