Youth Folk Sampler Day

Instrument sampler days with Lancashire Music Hub
Date: Saturday 29 May 2021
Time: 11am - 4pm
Price: Free - please reserve your place
Venue: Online
Tickets: Book now

Play by ear and develop your creativity 

Learn from inspiring professional musicians

Explore folk music

Find out about the National Youth Folk Ensemble!

We’ve teamed up with Lancashire County Council Heritage Learning Team and the English Folk Song and Dance Society to bring a Lancashire Youth Folk Sampler Day on 29th May 2021. This sampler day are open to players of any instrument. No experience of folk music necessary. All playing and learning will be done by ear. You are welcome to book for any date, however we recommend booking for your closest event if possible, to meet other young musicians from the region.  Places are free, but numbers are limited. Reserve your place using the link.

Each Sampler Day features:

  • online music workshops with highly skilled professional folk artists
  • online Q&A with Ensemble staff
  • optional short online audition, if you wish to apply for the National Youth Folk Ensemble (please note the auditions are for people who are 14–18 on 1 September 2021)

To register for a Sampler Day you will need to:

  • be aged 12–18
  • live in England
  • be able to play confidently on your chosen instrument

Find out about whats involved here:




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