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…)

The Sandbridge Hammered Dulcimer retreat is an annual event with 3 weeks of workshops in the Autumn and 1 in the Spring. You can book for one or more weeks.
The tutor is well known performer and teacher Ken Kolodner, assisted by MaryLynn Van Deventer. This year the Autumn event will be held via zoom, giving UK and European members a chance to attend.

Folk East POSTPONED to 2021

20/08/21 - 22/08/21

Location: Glemham Hall, Suffolk


Folk East Workshop

We have just heard this festival has been postponed until 2021. We expect English Dulcimer Duo will be at Folk East 2021, at Glemham Hall, Suffolk for HD concerts and workshops. They run the workshops in conjunction with Nonsuch, whose instruments they use (on a first-come basis). Come and have a go! (If you have (more…)

Shrewsbury Folk Festival

27/08/21 - 30/08/21

Location: Shrewsbury, Shropshire.


Shrewsbury Folk Festival Workshop

This has been postponed until 2021. We’re likely to be back to Shrewsbury Festival again in 2021. 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 to 2021

22/10/21 - 26/10/21

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

Concerts | Major Events | Workshops

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This event has been postponed to 2021.
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. We hope our top level tutors will include Mark Alan Wade (USA) on Hammered Dulcimer, and Karen Mueller (USA) on Mountain Dulcimer, booked originally for 2020. Full details will be available from April 2021.