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Folkworks Adult, Youth and Junior Summer Schools provide a unique opportunity for keen amateur musicians to work closely with some of the finest performers/tutors in the field of folk music, song and dance. These courses, which can be residential or non-residential, mix study with fun and relaxation – and the chance to make new friends. Book for the Summer Schools.
Hexham Gathering brings top folk and traditional performers together with some of the brightest rising stars in the new generation of folk musicians. It is the country’s leading festival giving performance opportunities to a host of hugely talented young singers, dancers and instrumentalists.
Using the best available tutors and leaders we offer a wide range of opportunities, including:
- One-day Workouts and Residential Weekends
- Opportunities for Absolute Beginners
- Our regional youth folk ensemble Folkestra
- The degree in Folk and Traditional Music