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At the heart of English folk

Get Your Folk On! Plus

A fun and accessible introduction to folk music.

 

"My daughter thoroughly enjoyed the sessions and would happily have continued for the rest of the week!" Parent

 

Who is it for?

Get Your Folk On! Plus is for disabled 12-24 year olds and their siblings and friends. All abilities and levels of experience welcome. No prior experience of playing music required.

 

What can I learn?

Explore and create folk music and song together in an inclusive, sensory environment. Get Your Folk On! Plus is based on folk and traditional music from the British Isles and beyond. Come for one session or both.

Ths year we are focusing on the archives of American folk song collector, James Madison Carpenter.  Currently being digitally archived to the Vaughan Williams Memorial Library, his collection contains a wealth of ballads, tunes and other material collected from across UK. We'll be creating our own new and exciting works based on his source recordings and manuscripts, and learning more about his life.

 

Where and when does it take place?

Thursday 26 October 2017, 2 - 4pm
Cecil Sharp House

Fee £12 | £8 concessions

 

How do I get involved?

 

Book now    or call the box office on 020 7485 2206.

 

After booking your place you will receive an email with confirmation of your booking and a link to a google form. This form will contain important questions about your booking to help us plan our courses effectively. 

For any queries, please call 020 7241 8953 Tuesday - Friday. 

 

 

What's next?

Interested in more holiday courses? Find out about Get Your Folk On!