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Traditional Song Week Schedule - July 9-15, 2017

7:30-8:30 Breakfast
8:30- 8:50 Vocal warm-ups (Ciarán Sheehan)
9:00-10:15
Carter Family Songs
(Tim May)
Technique
With the Phantom

(Ciarán Sheehan)
The Spirit of
the Blues

(Rev. Robert Jones)
Songcatching: Singing Traditional Appalachian Ballads
(Sheila Kay Adams)
Gospel Choir
(Kathy Bullock)
Irish Traditional Songs
(Len Graham)
   
10:15-10:45 Coffee/Tea Break
10:45-12:00
Shape-Note Singing
(Josh Goforth)
Happy Songs of
from the Irish Tradition

(Len Graham)
Ain't You Got a Right to the Tree of Life?
(Reggie Harris)
Scottish Song Journeys
(Fiona Ritchie)
Duet Harmony Singing
(Mark & Julee Weems)
Mandolin
Accompaniment

(Brian & Nicole Christianson)
   
11:30-1:00 Lunch
1:15-2:15 Community Gathering & Special Events (no signups required)
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
Lead Belly:
An American Legend

(Rev. Robert Jones)
A Visit with Cathy Jordan
(Fiona Ritchie& Cathy Jordan)
Movie Day:
The Winding Stream

(a film on the Carter Family)
A Visit with Len Graham
(Fiona Ritchie & Len Graham)
The Movement That Sang: Songs of the American Civil Rights Movement
(a staff panel discussion)
2:30-3:45
Beautiful Traditional Ballads
(Cathy Jordan)
Music Theory
(Josh Goforth)
Traditional Country and Honky-Tonk Singing
(Mark Weems)
Songs Of Hope & Freedom
(Reggie Harris)
Fiddle And
A Song

(Brian & Nicole Christianson)
Community Singing: For the Sake of the Song
(Matt Watroba)
Performance
With the Phantom

(Ciarán Sheehan)
 
4:00-5:15
If You Talk,
You Sing

(Kathy Bullock)
Find Your Voice & Use It To The Fullest
(Cathy Jordan)
Blues Guitar Accompaniment
(Rev. Robert Jones)
Choices: How to Get the Most Out of the Songs You Sing
(Matt Watroba)
Bluegrass Harmony
(Tim May)
Old Meeting-House Songs
(Sheila Kay Adams)
   
   
5:00-6:30 Supper
6:15-7:15 Singing Sessions by Genre (Monday: Shape Note Sing;
Tuesday: Ballad Singing Session, Country Western; Wednesday: Community Sing;
Thursday: Bluegrass & Old-Time; Friday: Gospel)
7:30-? Evening Events (concerts, dances, jam sessions, etc.)