Northern Harmony Singing Workshop & Concert
St Swithin’s Church, The Paragon, Bath BA1 5LY MAP
Wednesday 27 September
Hosted by Songways, Northern Harmony, the unique world-music vocal ensemble from Vermont in the US, will be performing in the beautiful setting of St Swithin’s Church, and giving a singing workshop to share their wonderful songs and voices. Open to all.
Young singers and students especially welcome… come and be inspired by these Americans and their passion for thrilling styles of singing from across the world.
5 – 6.30pm Singing workshop
Join Larry Gordon and Northern Harmony for a workshop including American shape-note singing, gospel, and South African song and dance. Northern Harmony singers will support each vocal part, making the teaching particularly efficient and rewarding. No experience necessary.
Pot-luck supper for workshop participants with Northern Harmony singers
IMPORTANT If you would like join the potluck supper, please bring a plate of food to share PLUS your own plate, cutlery, glass, drinks, etc.
8pm Northern Harmony concert
A vibrant evening of world harmony traditions including South African songs and dances, traditional polyphony from Georgia, Corsica, and the Balkans, American shape-note singing and quartet gospel, and renaissance motets.
Workshop £10 (Students £5)
Concert £12 (Students £6)
Combined admission to both workshop and concert £20 (Students £10)