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Get Your Folk On! Summer School

  • 13th August 2018 - 17th August 2018
  • Cecil Sharp House, London

These holiday courses are aimed to help young people explore traditional folk music, song and dance, although no experience of folk is necessary. They take place here in London at Cecil Sharp House and offer young musicians and dancers the chance to:

  • play music by ear
  • explore harmonies, riffs, chord sequences and folk techniques
  • create arrangements in small and big bands
  • sing and explore the history and culture of folk songs
  • try new instruments or dance forms
  • gain performance skills with final sharing events


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Courses are available for 7-11 year olds, 12-19 years olds, and also Get Your Folk On! Plus, which is for disabled young people (12-24 year olds) and their siblings and friends. Please see the below link for more information:

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