String Instruments Workshop 1

with the Acacia Quartet

Music-By-Youth Workshop sponsored by Camp Creative
A workshop by the Acacia Quartet for members of the Bellingen Youth Orchestra String School.
Thursday 26 September
4:00 – 6:00 pm
Bellingen High School

Free for participants

String Instruments Workshop 2

with the Acacia Quartet

Music-By-Youth Workshop sponsored by Camp Creative

An ‘open’ workshop of Bellingen Youth Orchestra’s string section directed by the Acacia Quartet. Welcome to all interested and curious concert goers.

A rare opportunity for interested audience to observe the entire string section of the Bellingen Youth Orchestra preparing for a concert performance, guided by members of the Acacia Quartet. They will be looking at technical and musical problems and how to deal with them. Observe the commitment of those fine players of the BYO up close.

Friday 27 September
10:00 – 11:30 am
Bellingen Memorial Hall

Free for participants and observers.

Guitar Workshop

with Karin Braidwood

sponsored by the Federal Hotel

The guitar in its many forms is a most versatile instrument that is found in most styles of music.

This workshop invites participants to explore how composition of past periods has ignited future creativity! Be prepared for some surprises!  

Please bring your instrument to explore creative and expressive ideas and techniques. The workshop is suitable for guitarists of all persuasions. Steel string and electric players welcome; however note that this session is acoustic.

Saturday 28 September
11:30am – 1:00 pm
St Andrews

Participants:  $10


Gunganbuwala Singers

Learn about Gumbaynggirr language and culture through song. More info to come…

Saturday 28 September
1:15 – 2:00 pm
St Andrews

Gold Coin entry at the door