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- Event: Ola Belle Reed: A Songwriting Retreat
The Ashe County Arts Council welcomes the weekend retreat of songwriting, making music, and celebrating the work of Ola Belle Reed with the Song Writer’s Retreat. The workshop will be held at the Ashe Civic Center Friday, April 13 through Sunday, April 15, 2018. It is open to songwriters of all genres and styles, and all accompaniment instruments are welcomed. Instructors include Cathy Fink, Claire Lynch and Sam Gleaves.
Tuition includes instruction and hospitality Friday through Sunday. It does not include accommodations or meals. For lodging suggestions, check the Ashe County Chamber of Commerce’s website, www.ashechamber.com.
Workshop space is limited. $200 adults; $150 students. Tuition assistance and limited partial scholarships available. Contact the Ashe County Arts Council to reserve your space; credit cards are accepted.
The goals of the retreat are to:
Though Ola Belle’s music is steeped in traditional Appalachian sounds, they loan themselves to other treatments. Songwriters of other genres may want to expand their own work and versatility with this retreat.
Ashe Civic Center
West Jefferson, NC
$200.00 Adults, $150.00 Student - Full weekend session.
Early Country Music
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