Free Fiddle Workshop

by | 23 Jan, 2013

FiddleheadLogoHere’s news of a free fiddle workshop for people aged between 12 and 25 years.

As a lead up to the Fiddlehead Festival in Yinnar on Feb. 16, there will be free music workshops in Morwell and Mirboo North in the coming weeks. Renowned percussionist Steve Schultz will lead the “Bang On” session, and drums will be provided. Gerard Evans will lead “The Band” sessions, for acoustic instruments (BYO instruments), and Jane Coker will lead the “Holla” session, focusing on vocals and singing techniques. All sessions are suitable for complete beginners, seasoned jammers, those wanting to get back into music, with lots of fun to build your self-confidence and develop your music skills.

Sessions will be held in Morwell on Sundays February 3, 10 and 24, from 4-6pm at TRY Australia, cnr. Commercial Rd & Driffield Rd Morwell, and Mirboo North on Mondays February 4, 11 and 25, from 6-8pm, Centenary Rm. St. Andrew’s Church, and at the Fiddlehead Festival on Saturday 16th February at the Yinnar Recreation Reserve, 1-4pm and transport is available to the Festival. These sessions have been made possible through the support of the Mirboo North & District Community Foundation. Contact Jane Coker ph. 51169434 or email ja********@bi*****.com to book your place or find out more details.