Zoom HarmonicaUK Lockdown Sessions - weekly online workshops for harmonica players BY harmonica players

Please note that start times will be prompt and we suggest you log in 10 minutes before the workshop(s) you wish to attend. If you have any suggestions for future workshops, or would like to run a workshop, please contact Sam Wilkinson -  publicity@harmonica.co.uk. Details may change at short notice. Videos and presentations from some previous sessions are available. All times are currently GMT+1 (British Summer Time).

The Zoom login codes are all the same:

https://zoom.us/j/97614609076?pwd=Zm9vaklwbzcxWkx5enVwK1ozYjBTZz09

Meeting ID: 976 1460 9076

Passcode: 980666

 

Saturday 24th April - Chromatic/general interest (2:00pm start)

PHILIP HOPKINS - Eight harmonica performances that changed my life (and one of them is diatonic!)

 

Saturday 1st May - All types (2:00pm start)

MONTHLY OPEN MIC - all are welcome to take part or listen. Just turn up and put your name in the chat if you wish to perform.

This marks the first birthday of the Lockdown sessions!

So the session can run smoothly, please read the guidance showing how to get the best sound when playing 

 

Saturday 8th May - Diatonic (2:00pm start)

RACHELLE PLAS - subject to be confirmed

 

Saturday 15th May - Diatonic/general interest (4:00pm start)

PT GAZELL - The Gazell method: a great alternative to overbending 

 

Saturday 22nd May - Chromatic (2:00pm start)

JOFF WATKINS - subject to be confirmed

 

Saturday 29th May - Chromatic (2:00pm start)

ALEX ROSSI - subject to be confirmed

 

PLEASE NOTE THAT START TIMES ARE NOW 5PM 

 

Saturday 5th June - All types (5:00pm start)

MONTHLY OPEN MIC - all are welcome to take part or listen. Just turn up and put your name in the chat if you wish to perform.

So the session can run smoothly, please read the guidance showing how to get the best sound when playing 

 

Saturday 12th June - Chromatic (Provisional 5:00pm start)

SANTIAGO ALVAREZ  - subject to be confirmed

 

Saturday 19th June -  NO SESSION DUE TO THE CHROMATIC WEEKEND

 

Saturday 26th June - Diatonic (5:00pm start)

WILL WILDE  - Q & A

 

Saturday 3rd July - All types (5:00pm start)

MONTHLY OPEN MIC - all are welcome to take part or listen. Just turn up and put your name in the chat if you wish to perform.

 

Saturday 10th July - Tremolo (5:00pm start)

ROY HUGMAN - 'making our wonderful tremolo harmonica sing' - tips for playing solo and for playing along with other traditional instruments. In addition, a little about our contemporary Northumbrian tremolo harmonica scene, and our music and players.

 

Saturday 17th July - Chromatic (5:00pm start)

MIKE HATCHARD - subject to be confirmed