EXPLORING YOUR SOUND: How to get the best out of your voice

Singing Workshop with Christine Kydd

Saturday 25th May 2019
10.30am to 3.30pm Christ Church Centre,  Edinburgh, EH10 4DD

Christine is well known for her fun and informative work and lively community workshops. Join us for a day exploring your voice. You will explore relaxation and breath as well as your body as an instrument. Working into sound and articulation you will finish the day in simple part songs. Please wear loose clothing.

Sheena Wellington Song Workshop – James Hogg – The Forest Minstrel

Saturday 2nd March 2019
10.30am to 3.30pm (doors 10am)
Christ Church Centre, Holy Corner,
6a Morningside Road, Edinburgh, EH10 4DD

Sheena Wellington leads a workshop considering the life and work of James Hogg, shepherd, autodidact, collector, songwriter, groundbreaking author and occasional scandaliser of polite society.  With the aid of his songs, written and collected, and his life story, Sheena will explore Hogg’s importance in Scotland’s culture.

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Traditions and Songs of Hallowe’en and Harvest with Margaret Bennett

Saturday 27th October 2018

Christ Church Centre, Holy Corner, 6a Morningside Road, Edinburgh, EH10 4DD

Dr Margaret Bennett leads a workshop day of traditions, stories and songs surrounding the turn of the season on Hallows’ Eve. Touching on traditions of Samhainn, All Saints and Martinmas, Margaret will look at the themes they draw out and associated songs and stories. Bring your own family Hallowe’en or hairst traditions along to share.