Sidmouth Folk Festival 2021 is going ahead, 30th July – 6th August. The Big Band Workshops will be delivered via Zoom daily, Sunday-Friday (not Thursday) 11.15am-12.15pm.
To sign up for the workshops, please the Sidmouth Workshops page. (Sign up for each workshop separately by clicking on the title of each one.)
The tunebook is ready, with recordings of the parts. You can download all from here. The workshops may require tickets from Sidmouth Festival, or a signup process. Watch this space for more information!
The tunes are played in pairs, in the same way as we would use them for a dance, and for each one there is (a) tune on its own (b) tune and harmony part (c) tune, harmony, trumpet and bass.
To support the Festival, please consider donating through the Just Giving link. Suggested donations are: £6 for one workshop, £15 for a series of 3 and £20 for a series of 5. Just Giving – click here. Please mention our workshop in the comments so that it is known which workshop made the donation.