Category Archives: Annual Events

UK annual events

Concertinas at Witney

Organizer: Hands On Music Weekends

P.O. BOX 1162, East Oxford D.O., OX4 4WS
Tel.: 01865 714778
Fax: 01865 749428
info@handsonmusic.org.uk
www.handsonmusic.org.uk

Always the last w/e in September, this year: September 25th and 26th 2010 (maybe with a dotty session run by the ICA on the 24th!), Witney, Oxfords., UK. Two days of non-residential workshops for “all” levels of concertina players.

Swaledale Squeeze

Organizer: Jane Edwards

wrenbeck@googlemail.com
Jane Edwards, “Turning Tide”, 1 Coast, Achnasheen, Ross-shire, IV22 2LR Scotland
Tel: +44 (0) 1445-781225

Annual Swaledale Squeeze 14 – 16 May 2010 at Grinton Lodge Youth Hostel, Grinton, Swaledale, N. Yorks. Partners welcome.

Concertina Band Weekend

Organizer: Jenny Cox

http://www.hawkwoodcollege.co.uk/courses/
bandstand@coxboxes.co.uk

Concertina Band at Hawkwood. For experienced players. Musical Director Steve Ellis.

Arran Concertina Event

Organizer: Samantha Boorer

samantha@boorertranslations.com

Isle of Arran, N. Ayrshire, Scotland, UK. Informal get-together with ad hoc organized workshops.

Kilve Annual Concertina Weekend

The Kilve Annual Concertina Weekend is hosted by the West Country Concertina Players (www.wccp.co.uk) at Kilve Court, a former large country house now used by the Local Authority for residential courses.

The weekend normally comprises an exciting combination of workshops, sessions, a concert, a ceildh and lots more (details on the web site).

This weekend is primarily intended for post beginners, intermediate and advanced players. A weekend specifically for beginners is normally held in October (2007: 19-21 October).

Contact: Mal Derricott, 49 Medbourne Close, Blandford Forum, Dorset DT11 7JA, UK  johnmal@derricott.fslife.co.uk (01 258 450927)

See Kilve 2005 pictures on David Nind’s web site (www.lomil.co.uk/)

Events

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Announcements

Northeast Concertina Workshop Saturday April 19th 2008 in Sunderland, Massachusetts USA


Please send in your event information for 2008 to events@concertina.org


Concertina Learning Opportunities in North America

Ken Coles of www.concertina.net maintains a list of schools, workshops, camps etc. in North America(updates usually once a year, last update 26 March 2005)