After the successful concert series from last year’s “Up Close and Musical” performances at the Seacoast Area Libraries, we will be continuing this February with:
Folk and Fiddle Fest
Saturday, February 11th
The Folk and Fiddle Fest will take place at 105 Post Road in North Hampton at Centennial Hall. It features a pot luck, folk dancing, and beginner, intermediate, and advanced training with folk musician and educator, Greg Boardman.
Advanced participant $50
Advanced players can play reels up to dance tempo, four notes per beat at up to mm108. They will get a jig or two as well, three notes per beat at mm 108.
Intermediate participant $40
Intermediate players will play polkas (two notes per beat), a simple jig, a schottische (moderate tempo in 4/4) and a waltz.
Beginner participant $35
Beginners will get three simple polka type tunes.
Schedule of Events at Centennial Hall
1:00-2:00 Advanced Players Only
2:00-3:00 Add Intermediate Players
3:00-4:00 Add Beginning Players
4:00-5:00 Families dance with students playing music.
5:00-6:00 Pot Luck
7:00-8:00 Greg Boardman presents a Concert of folk music with history and demonstration. Suggested donation of $10.
(Snow Date: February 12th)