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Traditional Song Week Schedule - July 3-9, 2016

PLEASE NOTE THIS INFORMATION IS FOR THE 2016 WORKSHOPS.
INFORMATION FOR THE 2017 WORKSHOPS WILL BE POSTED NEXT MARCH
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7:30-8:30 Breakfast
8:30- 8:50 Vocal warm-ups (Kathy Bullock)
9:00-10:15
Bluegrass Harmony
(Tim O'Brien &
Tim May
)
Songs in the Lowland Scots Tradition
(Alan Reid)
Songs of the Singing Cowboy
(Ranger Doug)
Community Singing: For the Sake of the Song
(Matt Watroba)
100 Years
of Irish Song

(Cathy Jordan)
Traditional Songs
for the Future

(David Roth)
   
10:15-10:45 Coffee/Tea Break
10:45-12:00
Recycled Folk Songs
(Tim O'Brien &
Tim May)
Scots Songs of
Love and Courtship

(Alan Reid)
Music Theory
(Josh Goforth)
Swing While You Sing
(Ranger Doug)
Duet Harmony Singing
(Mark & Julee Weems)
Find Your Voice &
Use It To The Fullest

(Cathy Jordan)
Irish Traditional Songs – and their Relatives!
(Dáithí Sproule)
 
11:30-1:00 Lunch
1:15-2:15 Community Gathering & Special Events (no signups required)
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
A 44-Year Retrospective
(Robin & Linda Williams)
The Life of O’Brien
(Tim O'Brien)
Movie Day:
An End of An Old Song

(a film by John Cohen)
A Wee Droppie
of Scots & Irish

(Alan Reid & Len Graham)
Art Saves Lives
(a staff panel discussion)
2:30-3:45
Singing With the Banjo
(Sheila Kay Adams)
Shape-Note Singing
(Josh Goforth)
The Irish & Appalachian Connection in Song
(Len Graham)
Songs of Hank Williams: Honky-Tonk Blues
(Mark Weems)
Accompanying Songs with DADGAD Guitar
(Dáithí Sproule)
Duet Song Arranging
(Robin & Linda Williams)
Gospel Choir
(Kathy Bullock)
 
4:00-5:15
If You Talk,
You Sing

(Kathy Bullock)
Developing a Repertoire
(Robin & Linda Williams)
Instant
Angelic Choir

(David Roth)
Choices: How to Get the Most Out of the Songs You Sing
(Matt Watroba)
Happy Songs From the Irish Tradition
(Len Graham)
Songcatching: Singing Traditional Appalachian Ballads
(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.)