UKE ‘n’ FIDDLE - Workshops with Marian Burns

Acclaimed New Zealand musician Marian Burns takes the world by storm with her exuberance and passion for music.

Marian is a stand-out musician and entertainer, known for her unstoppable energy. Amongst a ‘string’ of awards, she’s won Tamworth’s Golden Fiddle Awards three times, including their prestigious ‘Lifetime Achievement Award.  She wows audiences throughout Australia and New Zealand with her skill and incredible talent.  In 2018, she was awarded a Member of the New Zealand Order of Merit for services to music.

Take this opportunity to join Marian in one, or both of her fun workshops.  Come away being able to strum a few chords, play some songs, pick a few tunes, and gain some cool tips and techniques along the way.

The workshops finish with a celebratory grand finale concert.

Marian Burns Ukulele Workshop

For Medium - Advanced players – not for beginners. Need to be able to play C C7 G C7 F Dm Am A A7 D

When: Thursday, 28 May 2020, 10am - 3pm (lunch break at 12 - 1pm)
Where: St Peters Chapel, 121 Kakapo Street, Gore

Cost: $40 + booking fee

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Marian Burns - Fiddle Workshop

Fiddlers must be either on Book Four of Suzuki or have been learning the
violin for at least 4 years

When: Friday, 29 May 2020, 10am - 3pm (lunch break at 12 - 1pm)

Where:  St Peters Chapel, 121 Kakapo Street, Gore

Cost: $40 + booking fee

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Grand Finale Concert

When: Saturday 30 May 2020, 3.30pm

Where: Table Talk, Main Street, Gore

Cost: $25 + booking fee (Ticket includes coffee and dessert)


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