Somerset Folk Harp Festival
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We have a limited number of daily "Live" workshops. Don't worry if you miss one. We're recording them and will post them on the workshop pages on Somerset Online. All of the "live" workshops will be held on Zoom. All times are noted in Eastern Time. Adjust for your time zone. This schedule was updated 6/20/2020

Workshop & Event Schedule

Time Workshop Presenter Level
Thursday Thursday    
Thurs. 10am-4:30pm Beginners Boot Camp Debbie Brewin-Wilson Nov.-Beg
Thurs. 1-2:30pm Play El Condor Pasa Nicolas Carter Int.
Thurs. 1-2:30pm Small Harp, Big Impact Edie Elkan Any
Thurs. 1-2:30pm Snappy Strathspeys Rachel Hair Int.
Thurs. 1-2:30pm Youth Harp Program: Day 1 Meet & Greet Dominique Dodge Beg-Int
Thurs. 3-4:30pm Cape Breton's Scottish Influences Ailie Robertson Int.
Thurs. 3-4:30pm Cuban Rhythms & Spice Alfredo Ortiz Int.
Thurs. 3-4:30pm Size Doesn't Matter Kim Robertson Int.
Thurs. 6pm Concert    
Thurs. 8:30pm Special Watch Party of the Inventions & Alchemy concert NEW! Deborah Henson-Conant  
Friday Friday    
Fri.10-11:30am Ancient Harp of Scotland William Jackson Int.
Fri.10-11:30am Beginners Boost #1 Debbie Brewin-Wilson Nov.-Beg
Fri.10-11:30am Cut the Crap! Deborah Henson-Conant Any
Fri.10-11:30am Exploring Latin Rhythms Eduardo Betancourt Int
Fri.10-11:30am Simplify Your Music Sunita Staneslow Beg-Int
Fri.10-11:30am Youth Harp Program: Day 2 Dominique Dodge Beg-Int
Fri.12-12:45pm Along the Silk Road with the Kugo: Listening Room CONCERT Tomoko Sugawara Any
Fri.11:30am-12:15pm DIY harp maintenance 1: Knot Tying Liza Jensen Any
Fri.1-2:30pm I've Got an Idea! Ailie Robertson Int.
Fri.1-2:30pm Perform with Confidence Lisa Lynne Any
Fri.1-2:30pm Scotland's West Highlands Mairi Chaimbeul Int
Fri.1-2:30pm Secrets to Effective Practicing Maeve Gilchrist Any
Fri.1-2:30pm Spanish Dances of the 17th century Christa Patton Int.
Fri.3-4:30pm COVID Impact on Therapeutic Music panel discussion NEW!    
Fri.3-4:30pm Intro to the Blues Deborah Henson-Conant Any
Fri.3-4:30pm Pick a Chord, Any Chord Sharon Thormahlen Beg.
Fri.3-4:30pm Ready, Set, Record Aryeh Frankfurter Any
Fri.6pm Friday Night Concert Event Any
Fri.8:30pm Scottish Session: Friday Event Any
Fri.8:30pm Somerset's Got Talent Event Any
Saturday Saturday    
Sat. 10-11:30am Arpeggio Diversity Sunita Staneslow Int.
Sat. 10-11:30am Beginners Boost #2 Debbie Brewin-Wilson Nov.-Beg
Sat. 10-11:30am Double-strung harp 201 Joy Hoffman Beg-Int
Sat. 10-11:30am Irish dance music: Intro to Ornamentation & Arranging Grainne Hambly Int-Adv
Sat. 10-11:30am Manx to the Max Rachel Hair Int.
Sat. 10-11:30am Perform with Passion Deborah Henson-Conant Any
Sat. 10-11:30am Youth Harp Program: Day 3 Dominique Dodge Beg-Int
Sat. 11:30am-12:15pm DIY harp maintenance 2: Tuning Liza Jensen Any
Sat. 1-2:30pm Christmas Latin Style Nicolas Carter Int
Sat. 1-2:30pm Historical Early Gaelic Harps: The Hollybrook Story SOMERSET EXCLUSIVE NEW!! Karen Loomis Any
Sat. 1-2:30pm Swedish Polskas Aryeh Frankfurter Int-Adv
Sat. 3-4:30pm Desmystify Learning by Ear Mairi Chaimbeul Any
Sat. 3-4:30pm DIY Music Biz Lisa Lynne Any
Sat. 3-4:30pm Latin Rhythms 101 Alfredo Ortiz Any
Sat. 3-4:30pm Rhythm Workout Maeve Gilchrist Int.
Sat. 3-4:30pm Sing & Play Deborah Henson-Conant Any
Sat. 8:30pm Carolan Marathon Event Any
Sunday Sunday    
Sun. 10am-5pm Double-Strung Deep Dive: Sunday Add-on Carolyn Deal Int.
Sun. 10am-5pm Harpers' Escape at Somerset (intermediate): Sunday Add-on William Jackson Int.
Sun. 10am-5pm Harpers' Escape at Somerset (advanced level): Sunday Add-on Grainne Hambly Adv.
Sun. 10am-5pm Harpers' Escape at Somerset (beginner group): Sunday Add-on Debbie Brewin-Wilson Beg.
Sun. 10am-5pm Lead Sheet Boot Camp: Sunday Add-on Deborah Henson-Conant Any
Sun. 10-11:30am Youth Harp Program: Day 4 Dominique Dodge Beg-Int
Sun. 12-1pm Sunday concert Event Any



Updated 06/22/20
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