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Augusta Old-Time Week

August 2, 2015 @ 3:00 pm - August 8, 2015 @ 10:00 am

$450
Augusta old time week

Students attend their chosen class from 9:00 am to noon then break for lunch. After lunch (1:15-2:15 pm) there is an Old-Time Roundup featuring performances and presentations by the instructors. From 3:00-3:50 pm students will have the opportunity to choose from a daily array of One-Shot Workshops. From 4:00-5:00 pm students and  instructors come together and jam in a daily Old-Time Porch Party. Evenings are filled with lively jams, slow jams, and song swaps. There will also be square and contra dances each evening Sunday-Friday (except Wednesday) and public concerts on Tuesday & Thursday evenings. Friday features features Old-Time Week student showcase.

All Week 5 students (Old-Time, Vocal, AV Dance, and Wk 5 arts/craft/folklore students) are admitted free to all concerts, dances, and Augusta Festival events (including the Augusta Festival Concert).

2014 Tuition: $450

All old-time music classes are intended for those who can already play their instrument to some extent and are ready to start learning old-time style, technique, and repertoire.

Students register for one class for the week. Each class builds upon information presented the previous day. Old-Time Week runs concurrently with Vocal Week and American Vernacular Dance Week .

Details

Start:
August 2, 2015 @ 3:00 pm
End:
August 8, 2015 @ 10:00 am
Cost:
$450
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Website:
https://augustaheritagecenter.org/augusta-schedule/old-time/

Organizer

Augusta Heritage Center
Phone:
(304) 637-1209
Email:
augusta@AugustaHeritageCenter.org
Website:
http://www.AugustaHeritageCenter.org

Venue

Augusta Heritage Center, Davis & Elkins College
100 Campus Drive
Elkins, WV 26241 United States
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Phone:
304-637-1209
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