Dorrigo Old-Time Music School 2023

by | 11 May, 2023

Dorrigo 2023

Immerse Yourself in the Culture and Tradition of Old-Time Music at The Dorrigo Old-Time Music School.

Here is a chance to be inspired, challenged and make lasting friendships. You can look forward to 3 full days of learning and playing alongside these award winning musicians.

Here is a great opportunity to immerse yourself in the culture and tradition of Old-Time music. You can look forward to a full programme of instrumental workshops, old-time ensemble workshops, singing, jamming, a tutors concert and a chance to perform at the festival.

Tutors visiting for the 5th Dorrigo Old-Time Music School are:

  • Foghorn Stringband USA/CAN
  • Erynn Marshall ​& Carl Jones USA
  • Ian Alexander AUS

Workshop descriptions and schedule will be available soon from here. Tickets for the the festival and workshops are available now- Click Here.

Hosted in Dorrigo NSW, the festival is an acoustic weekend of concerts, workshops, jamming, dancing and more. Focused primarily on Old-Time, Bluegrass and Folk traditions, it is a family friendly Festival with something for everyone.

Festival organisers encourage participation from all ages and are dedicated to sharing our love of music. The Festival begins at 6pm on Friday and runs through to 5pm on Sunday. It is held on the last full weekend of October every year.

Volunteer and Stall Applications are now open! Performer Expressions of Interest are open until the 15th May.

Festival and Workshop tickets are available from this link.