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Holmfirth Festival of Folk 2018

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Ms Eady
About this Event

Saturday, May 12, 2018

There are lots of events and performances planned for Holmfirth Festival of Folk 2018 (external site).  Here are a just a few that you can get involved with:


9.30 - 10.30am - Samba Workshop

Get inspired at FREE hands-on workshop for the whole family.  The fun, friendly workshop, held at Holmfirth Civic Hall, will explore samba rhythms and instruments.  You'll be able to share what you've learnt in the procession at 3pm.  It's a free event - spaces will be limited to first-come-first-served.


12 noon - Musica Holme Valley African Drummers & Honley Samba Band

Free street event - performance outside Holmfirth Methodist Church.


12.00noon - Schools' Concert

Live music and dance at Holmfirth Civic Hall from local schoolchildren.  Thre's also be the world premier of a new work by Will Mace inspired by SF Said's novel 'Varjak Paw' commsioned by the Holmfirth Festival of Folk.  Tickets £3 / free for children accompanied by an adult

2pm - Ukulele Jamboree

Everyone who plays the ukulele is invited to take part in the Ukulele Jamboree as part of Holmfirth Festival of Folk's celebrations.  Musica Holme Valey Ukuleles and Pop Choir will be there.

It's a FREEevent and suitable for all abilities, so please bring your ukulele along and join in!  

It's lots of fun for all ages and Ms Eady (Musica Kirklees guitar teacher) will be there to guide you through the songs - we're sure you'll know them all.

Click here to download your FREE Ukulele Songsheets and get strumming! 

We hope to see you there.


Photos from The Examiner Newspaper of 2017 Ukulele Jamboree