WORKSHOPS - Acoustic Blues Weekend, The Hawth, Crawley
Acoustic Blues Weekend of workshops, jams and performance.
The Hawth, Crawley Wantage RH10 6YZ
Friday 15th to Sunday 17th November 2019
The programme will offer classes starting on Friday from 1pm to 5pm followed by a staff concert at 8pm. On Saturday, classes will run from 10am to 5pm followed by an evening jam session from 8pm to midnight for ‘participants only’. On Sunday, classes will run from 10am to 3pm. The classes will cater for all levels of ability and we recommend you bring along a portable recorder for future reference. The tutors for the ‘Acoustic Blues Weekend’ are Eddie Martin (harmonica), Brooks Williams (bottleneck slide guitar), Michael Roach (country blues guitar).
Friday 1 to 5 followed by an evening staff concert. Concert will start at 8pm.
Saturday 10 to 5 followed by an evening jam session. Jam session will start at 8pm
Sunday 10 to 3
EDDIE MARTIN, Harmonica
BROOKS WILLIAMS, Bottleneck Slide Guitar
MICHAEL ROACH, Country Blues Guitar
The weekend fee is £175. A single day rate is £60 for Friday and includes the evening concert. Saturday is £80 and includes the private jam session for ‘participants only’. The rate for Sunday is £50. Advance booking is required. To reserve a place, you must book through the box office of The Hawth Theatre. The number is 01293 553 636.
Regarding accommodation, we will be staying at The Holiday Inn Express (Gatwick, Crawley). It is a five minute walk from The Hawth. We negotiated a special room rate of £56 per night (includes breakfast). Their telephone number is 08719 429 032 and when you speak to reception, let them know that you are part of the blues group at The Hawth.