Tuneworks Session at Shrewsbury Folk Festival

As well as playing lots and learning a new tune or two, we will cover things like; playing with others, learning by ear, forming tune sets and arrangements, finding/joining/starting a session, rhythm, dynamics, speed and tone.


4.30pm: onwards: flexible arrival time & settle in

6.30-8.00pm: self-serve arrival buffet

8:00pm: introductions/setting intentions, outdoor firepit/indoor log burning stove, weather dependent

9.00pm onwards: introductory tunes session & free time


8.00-10.00am: help yourself breakfast & free time

10.00am: tunes workshop 1 & 2 inc break

12.30pm: lunch & free time

2:30pm: tunes workshop 3

4pm: free time

6.00pm: evening meal together (can include pizza making with outdoor pizza oven, weather dependent), followed by music session & free time – outdoor fire pit/indoor log burning stove.


8.00-10.30am: self serve breakfast and free time

10.30am: tunes workshop 4 & 5 inc break

12.30pm: lunch and free time

2.30pm: final session & next steps

4pm: departure

Tuneworks Session at Shrewsbury Folk Festival