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Folk Music Taster Day at Cecil Sharp House
Folk Music Taster Day at Cecil Sharp House

Folk Music Taster Day at Cecil Sharp House

An introduction to folk instruments and music from the British Isles

10 June 2017 | Visit website | Book tickets

Cecil Sharp House present this introduction to folk music, and instruments, from the British Isles. Ideal for beginners, or anyone who may have played before but needs a refresher, there are four sessions over the course of the day in a variety of instruments.

The sessions offer a choice of Accordion, Bodhrán/Percussion, Fiddle, Guitar, Melodeon, Banjo, Song or Penny Whistle. Each workshop will be taught by a professional tutor, and the day ends with a group ceilidh. Suitable for ages 12+, though under 16s must be accompanied by a participating adult.

Folk Music Taster Day is at Cecil Sharp House on June 10 from 10am - 5pm. Tickets are £45 for the whole day, with half-day tickets also available.
 

Cecil Sharp House , 2 Regent's Park Road , London NW1 7AY

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