Workshops By Day
 Workshop Listings By Title:

 Workshop Focus Areas
     Arranging & Accompaniment
     CEU List
     Harpers' Escape (Sun.)
     Heavenly Harp (Sun.)
     Historical Harp
     Improv & Composing
     Lectures & More
     Sacred Harp
     Skills & Technique
     Therapeutic Harp
     Youth Harp Program
 Schedule Downloads
     Excel file
 More Great Stuff
     Harp Parking
     Harp Pool Loaner Program
     Harp Regulation
     Harp Tastings
     Private Lessons?
     Saturday Banquet
     Somerset's Got Talent




Accompaniment & Arranging Focus Area

Study with these Artists


joanna mell
Joanna Mell

William Jackson
Robbin Gordon-Cartier

Kim Robertson

Carol Thompson

Patrice Fisher

Madeleine Doherty
karen peterson
Karen Peterson
Workshop Choices:

Time Workshop Presenter Level
Thurs. 3-4:30pm Harp Ensemble for Everybody Robbin Gordon-Cartier Any
Thurs. 3-4:30pm Therapeutic Musician’s Workday Laurence Furr Any
Fri. 9:30-11am Play the Blues Patrice Fisher Any
Fri. 9:30-11am Snappy Strathspeys Rachel Hair Int.
Fri. 1:30-3pm Breakout Bass lines Sunita Staneslow Beg-Int
Fri. 1:30-3pm Modal Improvisation Kim Robertson Any
Fri. 1:30-3pm Rhythmic Improvisation Patrice Fisher Any
Fri. 3:30-5pm Accompaniment & Arranging Ideas & Technique Joanna Mell Int-Adv
Fri. 3:30-5pm Accompanying Other Instruments William Jackson Int.
Fri. 3:30-5pm Singing & Accompaniment Madeleine Doherty Int.
Fri. 3:30-5pm Slow Airs Sampler Kim Robertson Any
Fri. 3:30-5pm Teacher's Symposium: Practical Teaching Guide #1 Robbin Gordon-Cartier Any
Sat. 9:30-11am Anything Goes: Arranging and Composing Rhett Barnwell Any
Sat. 9:30-11am Contemporary Cool Nancy Hurrell Int-Adv
Sat. 9:30-11am Irish Slow Airs Grainne Hambly Int-Adv
Sat. 1:30-3pm Accompaniment & Backup Kim Robertson Int.
Sat. 1:30-3pm Double-strung In Depth: Repertoire and Arranging Karen Peterson Any
Sat. 1:30-3pm Medieval Music Erik Ask-Upmark Any
Sat. 1:30-3pm Pipe Up William Jackson Int
Sat. 3:30-5pm Christmas Carol Creativity Kim Robertson Int.
Sat. 3:30-5pm Create and Compose Maeve Gilchrist Int.
Sat. 3:30-5pm Teacher's Symposium: Practical Teaching Guide #2 Robbin Gordon-Cartier Any
Sat. 3:30-5pm Therapeutic Celtic Circle of Modes Laurence Furr Any
Sat. 3:30-5pm Pop Tunes in a Snap Carol Thompson Beg.
Sun. 9am-9pm Harpers' Escape at Somerset (intermediate) William Jackson Int.
Sun. 9am-9pm Harpers' Escape at Somerset (beginner group) Debbie Brewin-Wilson Beg.
Sun. 9am-9pm The Heavenly Harp Sunday Special Rhett Barnwell Any
Sun. 3:45-4:45pm Create Hymn Arrangements from Lead Sheets Joanna Mell Int.
Sun. 2:15-3:15pm Play for Church Without Losing Your Religion Rhett Barnwell Any
Sun. 4:30-5:30pm Scriptures from the Harp Robbin Gordon-Cartier Any

If you find a mistake in any of these schedules pages please let me know!


Updated 3/5/18
Workshop descriptions and schedules are subject to change.