Lewes Saturday Folk Club Workshop No 262

THE TEACUPS: VOCAL HARMONY WORKSHOP

Saturday 1st. December 2018
10.45 a.m.- 4.45 p.m.
Places £35. Booking form available here.
(£17 for two under 25-year olds)

The Elephant & Castle,
White Hill,
Lewes
BN7 2DJ

The Teacups are Alex Cumming, Kate Locksley, Rosie Calvert & Will Finn, four young acapella singers pouring new life into traditional & more recent songs. They've delighted listeners at Sidmouth, Whitby, Warwick, Chippenham, Beverley & Shepley Spring Folk Festivals with their distinctive, thrilling harmonies.

The workshop will cover vocal harmony in a group setting, including both simple & more complex arrangements for three & four-voice parts, & learning a variety of songs including rounds, traditional & contemporary songs from Britain & beyond. Music reading is not necessary.

THE TEACUPS PERFORMS AT LEWES SATURDAY FOLK CLUB IN THE EVENING
AT THE ELEPHANT & CASTLE

(admission £8; advance tickets available from address at end of the booking form)

Provisional Timetable

10.45 Registration & coffee; order lunch (refreshments are not included)
11.00 Warmups, rounds & basic singing technique: a focus on fundamentals.
12.30 Lunch
13.30 Harmony 101: learning a basic 4-part arrangement of a traditional song.
15.00 Tea/coffee break
15.15 Advanced harmony singing: continuing with a more complex arrangement, followed by a question & answer session.
16.45 Finish

N.B. Booking is recommended as numbers are limited.
Maps & accommodation lists will be sent in advance if requested.

Valmai Goodyear,
20, St. John's Terrace,
LEWES,
East Sussex
BN7 2DL

Tel. (01273) 476757
e-mail: Valmai Goodyear
Website: http://www.lewessaturdayfolkclub.org/