WORKSHOPS

1. Language: Giernesiais and Serquiais – Jan Marquis

16:00 – 17:00, Friday 1st July, Festival Field

Learn a few phrases of Giernesiais and Serquiais with Jan Marquis

2. Djembe Workshops – Stuart Ogier

17:00 – 18:00, Friday 1st July, La Coupée.

11:00 – 12:00, Sunday 3rd July, La Coupée.

The djembe is a West African drum played with bare hands – the word djembe can be translated as “gathering in peace”. Join Stu Ogier to sound out the drums across the Coupée.

 

3. Saturday Singaround – Mick Le Huray & Claire Rakich

10:30 – 11:30, Saturday 2nd July, Festival Field

Join Mick and Claire for a morning singing session – all welcome to come and be part of it (singing is optional!).

4. Yoga – Emma Despres

10:30 – 11:30, Saturday 2nd July, Festival Field.
Unwind and recuperate with an open-air yoga session with Emma Despres.

5. Singing in Harmony – The Teacups
12:00 – 13:00, Saturday 2nd July, Festival Field
Join The Teacups and learn how to sing traditional songs in four part harmony.

6. Accompanying Traditional & Contemporary Songs – Andy Clarke
15:30 – 16:30, Saturday 2nd July, Festival Field
Andy looks at ways to accompany songs, starting with finding the correct key, moving on to breathing and phrasing techniques and on to fitting the song to an instrument then how to take a different look at chords, tempo and style to emphasize the song.

7. Fez Nost Workshop – The Calum Stewart Trio

19:00 – 20:00, Saturday 2nd July, Festival Field

Come and join the circle of old and typical breton dances from Haute Bretagne…Come and Feel the beat together within the human chain…
We will explain and show you the basics steps of some breton dances, in order to have a great time together experiencing this special culture.