Sat, 15 Jan

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Claude Road Hall

Folk Harp Workshop with Andy Rigby

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Folk Harp Workshop with Andy Rigby

Time & Location

15 Jan, 9:00 am – 12:30 pm AEDT

Claude Road Hall, 787 Claude Road, Sheffield TAS 7306, Australia

About The Event

Andy Rigby will lead participants through a selection of tunes from his wide repertoire of Celtic, Latin American, Balkan and original music. Melodies will all be playable on lever harp, and the workshop will include arrangement ideas for all sizes of harp and levels of proficiency. Full notation will be available, and at times teaching will be done aurally. At least one of the pieces will be prepared for the concert later that afternoon. A good time is guaranteed!

PLAN FOR THE DAY:

BYO harp, music stand, stool, and pencil

8-30 am – Hall opens for set up. There is plenty of parking adjacent to the hall.

9-00am to 12:30 – Workshop with a half hour break for morning tea (Tea, coffee and biscuits provided)

12:30 - 1-00pm – break for lunch BYO lunch

1pm – Harps to be set up in the hall for the afternoon concert.

Cost: $40 for Harp Society members, $50 for non-members.

The Workshop fee will include entry into the afternoon concert.

Bookings essential. Contact & RSVP to Kate Fraser on 0412 322 729.

Expressions of Interest ASAP. Bookings and full payment will be required by Friday 7th January 2022. Workshop participants under 16 must be accompanied by an adult. (No charge for a supervising non-playing adult).

Payment EFT to Harp Society of Tasmania, BSB 017324 Acc 213259518

COVID-19 Guidelines will apply – including total numbers, social distancing & hand hygiene.