• Since 1994 TASC has been organising Events & Workshops to encourage the use and enjoyment of Folk Music in Mid Wales and the Borders
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    Events & Workshops



    Saturday 13th October 2018 2.00 pm to 6.00 pm
    Activity Centre,
    Church Bank
    Montgomery SY15 6QA


    Melodeon Maintenance Workshop with Rees Wesson - learn how to keep your instrument in fine fettle. Advice on repairs, improvements, tools, tuning, etc.

    TICKETS

    Melodeon Maintenance 2.00-6.00 - £35



    followed by an open session at the Dragon Hotel from 6.30 pm.






    Publications


    THE SEVERN SUITE



    ISBN 978-0-9556537-0-4
    Softcover

    BOOK & CD AVAILABLE

    A set of tunes and dances written by John Kirkpatrick and Karen Tweed for the village of Llandinam.

    The book includes full instructions for the dances, music notation for thirteen brand new tunes, sample arrangements for some of the tunes and an accompanying CD featuring John and Karen;s playing.

    Background on the village and the project itself is also included.

    more information

    UK Price
    £12.50 inc postage and packing




    BRANDYBALLS & STICKY BOTTOMS

    One Life A DVD featuring an interview with Miss Anita Taylor (1900-2004) who lived all her life in Newtown.

    She remembers the effects of the First World War on the town, her pre-war childhood, the social life and her family shop - selling sweets and tobacco between the wars - and much more.
    This was originally issued in 2000 on video.
    £7.00 inc p & p in UK


    BOOKS & CDs for LEARNERS

    Tunes People Play - CD and booklet with notation for tunes and notes on the background.
    The CD features live session recordings at three Mid Wales pubs plus slower versions of the tunes - ideal for beginners. Fifteen tunes - Irish, Scots, Italian, French, English and Welsh ;10.00 inc p & p in UK
    No longer available

    Harmony Workshop - CD to accompany Sue Harris workshops. Ten tunes with parts recorded separately and the full version. Ideal for practising parts. Best used in conjunction with Sue's workshop.
    £5 inc p & P in UK
    No longer available

    A Handful of Tunes - A CD of work in progress from Ceri Rhys Matthews of Fernhill (2003). This was part of a project to explore how repertoire is developed from tentative beginnings.
    £7.50 inc p & p. in UK
    No longer available

    Contact us on +44 (0)1686 688102 for more details