Halsway Manor Dulcimer Week CANCELLED

18/05/20 - 22/05/20

Location: Halsway Manor, Halsway Ln, Crowcombe, Taunton TA4 4BD

Concerts | Major Events | Workshops

Halsway Manor Dulcimer Week 2019

Due to the international nature of this event, Halsway Manor have decided to cancel it, but hope to bring back the same lineup next year. Check their website for more details. Mountain Dulcimer tutors Susan Trump (USA) and Jessica Comeau (USA); Hammered Dulcimer tutors Stephen Humphries, (USA) and Patti Amelotte (USA). Tuition is from beginner (more…)

Sidmouth Folk Festival

31/07/20 - 07/08/20

Location: Sidmouth, Devon



Britain’s oldest folk festival always offers a feast of music, whether you’re watching or participating. If you want to join in, try the three Mountain Dulcimer workshops. More details from Geoff Reeve-Black.

Jim in the Garden


Time: 12:00 - 18:00

Location: 64 Winslow Road, Granbrough, Bucks, MK18 3NQ.

Meet Ups

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We are returning to Jim’s brother-in-law’s charming garden for the Annual Celebration remembering Jim Couza. This year we are meeting on a Sunday. This has become an annual favourite, a chance to catch up with Jim’s many friends in a beautiful setting, with a great barbecue. 9th August 2020 has been agreed for this year’s (more…)

Folk East

21/08/20 - 23/08/20

Location: Glemham Hall, Suffolk


Folk East Workshop

English Dulcimer Duo will be at Folk East, 21-23 August 2020, Glemham Hall, Suffolk for HD concerts and workshops. They are running the workshops in conjunction with Nonsuch, whose instruments we’ll be using (on a first-come basis). Come and have a go! (If you have your own HD, we’d really appreciate it if you could (more…)

Shrewsbury Folk Festival

28/08/20 - 31/08/20

Location: Shrewsbury, Shropshire.


Shrewsbury Folk Festival Workshop

We’re likely to be back to Shrewsbury Festival again in 2020. As before, we will be offering Mountain Dulcimer workshops in a variety of styles, with instruments provided. Led by Robin Clark. Further details from Robin Clark.

Nonsuch Annual Weekend – POSTPONED

23/10/20 - 27/10/20

Location: Denstone College, Uttoxeter, Staffordshire, ST14 5HN

Concerts | Major Events | Workshops

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Our main residential workshop weekend includes tuition for all levels of mountain and hammered dulcimer players over a period of up to 4 days of music, fun and cameraderie. Our top level tutors include Mark Alan Wade (USA) on Hammered Dulcimer, and Karen Mueller (USA) on Mountain Dulcimer. Full details will be available from April 2020.