Soundpost presents: Composing Folk & Dance tunes with John Spiers

Dungworth Village Hall, Sheffield

Saturday, 11 Nov 2017
10:00am to 5:00pm


John will be running a day long workshop looking at composing for folk and dance tunes. The day will explore different methods of writing tunes, looking at constructing melody lines, arranging phrases and chordal accompaniments. More intricate elements of folk tune composing will also be explored, including the playing around with the rhythmic elements of folk dance tunes, and adding chromatic flavours to spice up your tune writing. Open to any instrument. Intermediate standard.

Full itinerary coming soon.
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Dungworth Village Hall , Dungworth , Sheffield