W7 Hambone Body Percussion Workshop – Teilhard Frost

Queens Road Baptist Centre Queens Road, Broadstairs, Kent, United Kingdom

The plan is the HAMBONE and we are going to slap ourselves silly! Although all people on the planet have a version of body percussion, ‘Hambone’ was created by enslaved Africans in North America. Forbidden to use their drums, people found ways to make music such as hand clapping and body and thigh slapping, also […]

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W9 Singing Workshop with the Ashen Keys

Queens Road Baptist Centre Queens Road, Broadstairs, Kent, United Kingdom

Rachel of The Ashen Keys is a practicing voice therapist. She has also worked for Live Music Now, runs Sing to beat Parkinson's as well as a local community choir. Join Rachel, Vicky and Hannah to hear about The Ashen Keys' unique approach to writing vocal harmonies, learn arrangements of The Ashen Keys' songs, and […]

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W18 Slow and Steady -playaround with Banter

Queens Road Baptist Centre Queens Road, Broadstairs, Kent, United Kingdom

A friendly informal playaround for melodeons, accordions, concertinas – anything squeezy with master player Simon Care. I - Intermediate level

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W17 Singing for Everyone with Sarah Westcott

Queens Road Baptist Centre Queens Road, Broadstairs, Kent, United Kingdom

Sarah Westcott believes that the pleasure of singing is everyone’s birth right and she loves giving people a chance to have a go. No need to read music and all welcome to join the Broadstairs Festival choir, singing songs from different styles and cultures, gospel, and world music. Sarah is having workshops every morning Mon […]

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W20 Beginners/Family Ukulele – Ian K Brown

Queens Road Baptist Centre Queens Road, Broadstairs, Kent, United Kingdom

Be ready to sing, have fun and surprise yourself. This workshop is suitable for total beginners (aged 8 – 80+) and those who have made a start but cannot join chords together. If you have your own ukulele please bring it along, but we will also have 20 ‘spare’ ukuleles for people to borrow. B […]

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C6 Concert – Jim Causley and Miranda Sykes, Ramskyte

Queens Road Baptist Centre Queens Road, Broadstairs, Kent, United Kingdom

Ghosts, Werewolves and Countryfolk! Sabine Baring-Gould's Centenary Six-time BBC Folk Award nominee Jim Causley and Miranda Sykes of the Award winning Show of Hands and Daphne’s Flight  bring a special show to Broadstairs in 2024. It celebrates the centenary of the first serious collector of folksongs, more than a decade before Vaughan Williams and Sharp […]

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W23 Concertina – Keith Kendrick

Queens Road Baptist Centre Queens Road, Broadstairs, Kent, United Kingdom

One of the best concertina players in the country, who invites you to pick up some tips and play along. I - Intermediate Level

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W24 Harmony Singing With Chan Reid

Queens Road Baptist Centre Queens Road, Broadstairs, Kent, United Kingdom

A chance to blend voices, learn how to listen to each other and improve techniques in a range of styles. Everybody welcome -E

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C7 Concert – The New Radio Ballads – In The Footsteps Of Ewan MacColl. Support Huw Williams & Ben Tunnicliffe

Queens Road Baptist Centre Queens Road, Broadstairs, Kent, United Kingdom

In the 50s and 60s, Ewan MacColl, Charles Parker and Peggy Seeger created the groundbreaking Radio Ballads broadcasts for BBC Home Service to highlight the experiences of real people, weaving the voices of rarely heard communities with songs written about their recorded interviews. Almost half a century later, in 2006, a new set of Radio […]

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W30 Singing for Everyone with Sarah Westcott

Queens Road Baptist Centre Queens Road, Broadstairs, Kent, United Kingdom

Sarah Westcott believes that the pleasure of singing is everyone’s birth right and she loves giving people a chance to have a go. No need to read music and all welcome to join the Broadstairs Festival choir, singing songs from different styles and cultures, gospel, and world music. Sarah is having workshops every morning Mon […]

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W28 Morris Tunes with Banter

Queens Road Baptist Centre Queens Road, Broadstairs, Kent, United Kingdom

Great for Morris musicians and anyone else who would like to improve their repertoire of tunes I - Intermediate level

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W32 Improvers Ukulele – Ian K Brown

Queens Road Baptist Centre Queens Road, Broadstairs, Kent, United Kingdom

If you can string the three chords of C, F & G together then you are an improver. If you have a ukulele please bring it along, if not, there are 20 ‘spare’ ukuleles for people to borrow. We’re working towards the performance on Friday 16th, and we will be very good!

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W35 Songwriting Workshop – Jeff Alexander & Richard Rozze

Queens Road Baptist Centre Queens Road, Broadstairs, Kent, United Kingdom

Do you sit down to write a song and find yourself using the same chord progressions, keys and same words? Richard and Jeff will show you how to bring your song to life. Please bring an instrument if you play one.

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W38 Brain Storm a Tune with Juniper

Queens Road Baptist Centre Queens Road, Broadstairs, Kent, United Kingdom

Learn a tune, develop it into a full track and work on how to perform with it good energy. At the end of the session, 'perform' it!

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W43 Singing for Everyone with Sarah Westcott

Queens Road Baptist Centre Queens Road, Broadstairs, Kent, United Kingdom

Sarah Westcott believes that the pleasure of singing is everyone’s birth right and she loves giving people a chance to have a go. No need to read music and all welcome to join the Broadstairs Festival choir, singing songs from different styles and cultures, gospel, and world music. Sarah is having workshops every morning Mon […]

Get Tickets £4.00 – £8.00

W44 Beginners/Family Ukulele – Ian K Brown

Queens Road Baptist Centre Queens Road, Broadstairs, Kent, United Kingdom

Be ready to sing, have fun and surprise yourself. This workshop is suitable for total beginners (aged 8 – 80+) and those who have made a start but cannot join chords together. If you have your own ukulele please bring it along, but we will also have 20 ‘spare’ ukuleles for people to borrow. B […]

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W45 Mandolin with Chris Taylor

Queens Road Baptist Centre Queens Road, Broadstairs, Kent, United Kingdom

Mandolin intermediate/improvers level. Celtic/Appalachian/Bluegrass; melody, chords, song accompaniment. Octave mandolas GDAE tuning welcome Intermediate level - I

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W47 Melodeon with James Kerry

Queens Road Baptist Centre Queens Road, Broadstairs, Kent, United Kingdom

Improve your technique in the English style

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W54 Singing for Everyone with Sarah Westcott

Queens Road Baptist Centre Queens Road, Broadstairs, Kent, United Kingdom

Sarah Westcott believes that the pleasure of singing is everyone’s birth right and she loves giving people a chance to have a go. No need to read music and all welcome to join the Broadstairs Festival choir, singing songs from different styles and cultures, gospel, and world music. Sarah is having workshops every morning Mon […]

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W53 Tunes for Ceilidhs with Banter

Queens Road Baptist Centre Queens Road, Broadstairs, Kent, United Kingdom

Improve your skills with the Master, Simon Care. I – Intermediate level

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W56 Improvers Ukulele 15th – Ian K Brown

Queens Road Baptist Centre Queens Road, Broadstairs, Kent, United Kingdom

If you can string the three chords of C, F & G together then you are an improver. If you have a ukulele please bring it along, if not, there are 20 ‘spare’ ukuleles for people to borrow. We’re working towards the performance on Friday 16th, and we will be very good!

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W64 Singing for Everyone with Sarah Westcott

Queens Road Baptist Centre Queens Road, Broadstairs, Kent, United Kingdom

Sarah Westcott believes that the pleasure of singing is everyone’s birth right and she loves giving people a chance to have a go. No need to read music and all welcome to join the Broadstairs Festival choir, singing songs from different styles and cultures, gospel, and world music. Sarah is having workshops every morning Mon […]

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W66 Ukulele Band all together with Ian K Brown

Queens Road Baptist Centre Queens Road, Broadstairs, Kent, United Kingdom

Beginners/ Family and Improvers groups from throughout the week join together. Last rehearsal before this afternoons performance in the workshop showcase at the Sarah Thorne Theatre.

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