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Tuition and Workshops

   
Dance

  African   Circle dance   Indian   Latin American   Medieval and Renaissance   Morris, Sword   Social dance   Step, Clog  

Instrumental music


Accordion   Bagpipes   Banjo    
Fiddle   Gamelan   General instrumental   Guitar   Melodeon   Musical saw   Percussion   Piano   Recorder   South Asian   Whistle  

Voice and performance

Alexander technique   Singing, voice production, performance   Songwriting   Storytelling   Street, Circus, Concert Party  

General

Business skills  

African dance

  • Honeydrum
    Weekly classes in African dance. Workshops also available.
    See percussion
    see also  performers   Latin American dance
    01/12

  • Kutamba School of Contemporary African Dance
    Sheffield, South Yorkshire
    Explore contemporary African dance styles and percussion with Owen Ncube and friends
    Tuesday evenings in term time from 6.30p.m. to 8.15 at St Mary's Church, Bramall Lane S2 4QZ
    Contact: Philip Weiss
    Address: Southern E Media Education & Arts (SEMEA), 9 Goddard Hall Road, Sheffield S5 7AP
    Telephone: 0114 2437899
    Mobile: 07530070946
    Email: philip@kutamba.org.uk
    Website: http://www.kutamba.org.uk/
    See also: Performance: Sosa-Xa   Organisations: SEMEA
    06/12

Circle dance

  • Paul Boizot
    York, North Yorkshire
    Circle and International Folk dance - Circle and line dances from Greece, Eastern Europe, Israel, Armenia, etc.
    Contact: Paul Boizot
    Telephone: 01904 621510
    Email: info@paulboizot.co.uk
    Website: http://www.paulboizot.co.uk/
    01/12

Indian

  • Annapurna Indian Dance Company
    Indian dance based mainly on the Bharata Natyam style. Performances regularly include storytellers and puppeteers. Workshops and educational projects drawing on dance traditions from classical to folk and creative dance styles; Indian storytelling, percussion instruments. Schools, arts centres etc. No experience necessary.
    Contact: Shantha Rao
    Telephone: 01422 365103
    Email: info@annapurnadance.com
    Website: http://www.annapurnadance.com/
    See also Dance teams: Halifax
    07/12

  • Manasamitra
    South Asian arts organisation promoting South Indian dance, music, folk dances, folk theatre and crafts. School and community workshops in all styles of classical, folk and contemporary Indian dance and music. Specialised Indian craft workshops and creative storytelling sessions. Teachers are graduates in dance and music.
    Contact: Mrs Supriya Nagarajan
    Dewsbury Business Centre, 13 Wellington Road, Dewsbury, WF13 1HF
    Telephone: 01924 694192
    Email: info@manasamitra.com
    Website: http://www.manasamitra.com/
    See also: Organisations
    02/12

  • Sonali Jain
    Leeds-based freelance dance teacher trained in classical Indian folk and Bollywood dance.
    Indian dance workshops for children of all ages across the UK. My dance workshops promote a sense of shared experience and unity between children, and will provide your school with an informal, fun atmosphere in which they can share and enjoy the activities on offer. An ideal way of introducing children to an art that can keep them fit and healthy.
    Contact: Sonali Jain
    5 Sunningdale close , leeds LS17 7SJ
    Telephone: 07894 082204
    Email: rawtoos@hotmail.com
    07/12

Latin American

  • Honeydrum
    Weekly classes in Cuban folkloric and Brazilian Carnival and folkloric dance. Workshops also available.
    See percussion
    see also  performers   African dance
    01/12

Medieval and Renaissance

  • Noise of Minstrels
    Harrogate, North Yorkshire
    Workshops and educational projects for all ages. Medieval and Renaissance music and dance.
    Harrogate, North Yorkshire
    Contact: Michael Sargeant
    Telephone: 01423 500351 / 07860 955347
    Email: noiseofminstrels@yahoo.co.uk
    Website: http://www.noiseofminstrels.co.uk/
    01/12

Morris and Sword

  • Bob Carter
    Workshops in Country dance, Morris, Rapper, Longsword.
    Address: Brookside Cottage, Forest Moor Road, Knaresborough, North Yorkshire HG5 8JY
    Telephone / Fax: 01423 863433
    Email: bjcarter@ntlworld.com
    See also dance callers
    11/14

  • Morris Minors
    A not for profit group of volunteers (including retired teachers) committed to keeping folk dance thriving by providing free Morris Dancing tuition* to schools and youth groups in Hull and the East Riding. *We never refuse a donation. Any money donated goes to increasing our stock of Morris equipment.
    Contact: Deborah Brady (Mrs)
    Address: 347 Chanterlands Avenue, Hull HU5 4EB
    Telephone: (01482) 473070
    Email: stickandbells@gmail.com
    Website: http://morrisminors.wordpress.com
    11/13

  • Ryburn Longsword
    Yorkshire Longsword, all ages and abilities welcome. Wednesday nights, juniors 7.15 p.m. intermediate. 8.00p.m. at 103, Oldham Road, Ripponden.
    Contact: Sue Coe
    Telephone: 01422 822569
    Email: suecoe@backshift.demon.co.uk
    Website: http://www.ryburn3step.org.uk/appstep.htm
    See also: Organisations: Ryburn 3 Step
    09/10

Social dance

  • Barry Evans
    Caller and teacher of all forms of social dance, including Playford, Pat Shaw, Running Set and American Squares and Contras.
    Workshops on all aspects of social dance, mainly for adults.
    Address: 51 Katrina Grove, Featherstone, West Yorkshire WF7 5LW
    Phone: 01977 792205
    Mobile: 7929 975692
    Email: evans.51@btinternet.co.uk
    See also dance callers
    02/12

Step/Clog dance

Accordion

  • Sam Pirt
    Accordion workshops. Solo and duo performer; member of The Hut People, with Gary Hammond (ex Beautiful South), 422: 1999 winners of BBC Radio 2 Young Folk Award & Forro Porro (band playing Brazilian Forro & Columbian Porro)
    Gilberdyke, East Yorkshire
    Telephone: 01430 449668
    Mobile 07920 162786
    Email: samjpirt@aol.com
    Website: http://www.sampirt.co.uk
    See also: Performers
    10/13

  • Heather Smith
    Accordion teacher.
    Kingston upon Hull, East Yorkshire
    Email: heather@accordions.karoo.co.uk
    See also: Performers
    01/12

  • Nigel Waterhouse
    Have taught accordion for many years both privately including at Leeds College of Music and Chethams School of Music, Manchester. Have B.Mus(Hons) degree in music. Teach button and piano keyboard systems. Active as professional performer (musician, actor and composer).
    Calderdale
    5 Smithwell Lane, Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire HX7 7NX
    Telephone: 01422 844199
    Email: nigelwaterhouse@btinternet.com
    Website: http://www.squeezingart.com
    10/13

Bagpipes

Banjo

  • Ray Banks
    Clawhammer style banjo. One to one instruction in the way of playing the five string banjo most often used in the Old Time string band music of the USA (not Bluegrass). Emphasis is mainly on old fiddle tunes of the Southern Appalachians. No music reading required.
    Doncaster
    Telephone: 01302 811984
    Email: banjoray@blueyonder.co.uk
    10/13

  • Troy Faid
    One to one tuition focussing on either or both Bluegrass picking & Clawhammer style banjo. Earls & Scruggs, Bluegrass, old time Clawhammer tunes + lots more covered. Usually look at a little music theory but only enough to make sense of what we're playing. Guitar accompaniment provided during lessons to help build good timing & Rhythm.
    Based in LS2, Leeds.
    Telephone: 07904 360471
    Email: http://www.troyfaid.co.uk
    Website: http://www.troyfaid.co.uk
    03/12

  • Roy Johnson
    Tenor Banjo Tuition - Traditional Irish and Scottish tunes, plectrum style on GDAE banjo. Opportunities to learn technical skills and understanding of different rhythms. Guitar accompaniment provided during lessons and melody and backing tracks provided to help with practice at home. Member of RGT and enhanced CRB disclosure.
    Ilkley
    Telephone: 07580 007284 / 01943 602009
    Email: info@royjohnsonmusic.co.uk
    Website: http://www.royjohnsonmusic.co.uk
    01/12

Fiddle

  • Chris Dyson
    Traditional Irish styles.
    Address: 30 Charlestown, Ackworth nr Pontefract, West Yorks WF7 7DU
    Telephone: 01977 614409
    Email: chris.dyson02@hotmail.co.uk
    10/13

  • Gina Le Faux
    Lectures and workshops on fiddle construction and playing. Special interest in baroque styles.
    Sowerby Bridge, West Yorkshire
    Telephone: 01422 316961
    Email: gina@ginalefaux.com
    Website: http://www.ginalefaux.com/
    See also: Performers
    01/12


  • Cath James
    Sheffield, South Yorkshire
    Explore the fiddle music of Ireland, Scotland and the other Celtic traditions. Absolute beginners to advanced players welcome. Music theory and reading skills not essential.
    Contact: Cath James
    Telephone: 0114 232 0421
    Email: lessons@cathjames.com
    Website: http://www.cathjames.com/
    11/11

  • Roddy Johnston
    Leeds west Yorkshire
    Teacher of folk fiddle and tin whistle mainly in a Scots Irish style but with an emphasis on aural (playing by ear)
    Telephone: 0113 2281772
    Email: roddyjohnston@hotmail.co.uk
    Website: http://www.dancingfeetfolkarts.com/
    12/10

  • Tom McConville
    Fiddle workshops. Qualified Alexander Technique teacher.
    Sheffield, South Yorkshire
    Contact: Tomcat Music
    Telephone: 01535 658392
    Email: concerts@tomcatmusic.com
    Website: http://www.tomcatmusic.com/
    See also: Performers
    10/09

  • David Moss
    Violin / fiddle teacher. Classically trained with 15 years experience as a performer, session player, workshop leader and teacher in the folk / world fields. All styles, particular passion for Irish trad. Tuition for all ages.
    Address: Moorside, Glaisdale, Whitby, North Yorkshire YO21 2PW
    Telephone: 01947 897313
    Mobile: 07791 908 262
    Email: mossarts@btinternet.com
    Website: http://www.mossarts.co.uk/
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  • Sheffield Traditional Fiddlers' Society
    Ensemble playing of traditional fiddle/folk music from around the world. Some music-reading required.
    Meets 4th. Tuesday of each month (except December) 8-10.30 pm at the Red Deer, 18 Pitt Street, Sheffield S1 4DD.
    Contact: Robin Garside
    Telephone: 0114 2347143
    Email: info@sheffieldfiddlers.org.uk
    Website: http://www.sheffieldfiddlers.org.uk/
    08/11

  • Josie Wexler
    T raditional fiddle teacher. I am a friendly, enthusiastic fiddle/ violin teacher based in Sheffield, UK. I specialise in traditional fiddle, and teach many styles and aspects, including: General technique. Improvisation, tune writing, harmony and musical arrangement . Traditional English
    Traditional Irish. Traditional Scottish. Traditional Shetland. Traditional Klezmer (traditional Eastern European Jewish music). Traditional European music from the French and Swedish traditions.
    Address: Hagglers Corner, 586 Queens Rd, Sheffield, South Yorkshire S2 4DU
    Telephone: 07731550267
    Email: josiewexler@gmail.com
    Website: http://josiefiddlelessons.weebly.com/
    03/14

  • Wooton Fiddle Club
    Wootton, North Lincolnshire
    Ensemble playing of traditional fiddle music. All abilities welcome.
    Meets first Sunday of each month at Wootton Village Hall, Wootton from 2.30 - 5pm.
    Telephone: 01469 530561
    Email: caroldawson897@btinternet.com
    01/10

  • York Young Fiddlers
    Afternoon and all-day workshops for traditional/folk fiddle from the British Isles in York, usually monthly in term time. Exciting guest tutors from across Yorkshire, the North of England and Scotland. All young fiddlers from 8-18 very welcome.
    Contact: Steve Smith
    2 Caesar Court, Moss Street, York YO23 1DD
    Telephone: Maggie Allred (Musical Director): 07753 638279
    Steve Smith (Secretary) 07770 818585 or 01904 633744
    Email: info@yorkyoungfiddlers.org.uk
    Website: http://www.yorkyoungfiddlers.org.uk/
    01/10

General instrumental

  • Barnsley Folk Ensemble
    Workshops and tuition in instrumental folk music from the British Isles, North America and Scandinavia, aimed mainly at young players. Older musicians also welcome. Regular concert performances.
    Contact: Chris McShane
    Barnsley Music Service, Grove Street, Barnsley, South Yorkshire S71 1EF
    Telephone:01226 291525 (weekdays)
    Email: chris.mcshane@barnsley.org
    See also:  Workshops: Guitar   Organisations: 
    01/12

  • Pete Bolton
    Tuition in 5-string banjo, acoustic guitar, mandolin and ukulele. Working musician specialising in folk, americana, old-time and blues.
    Bridlington, East Yorkshire
    Telephone : 441262674303
    Email: pete@petebolton.co.uk
    Website: http://www.petebolton.co.uk
    07/14

  • Marking Time
    Stimulating and fun 'hands on' music making and simple instrument making workshops with a supporting cast of over 40 musical instruments from many cultures and historical periods. Suitable for any age (from 4 to 90) and any musical ability. Ideal for schools, festivals, Inset training, family and community groups, museums, colleges and other educational establishments, special interest groups, corporate team building, gifted and talented, living history groups etc. 25 years' experience.
    Contact: Tony Westran
    35, Balby Rd, Balby, Doncaster, South Yorkshire DN4 0RD
    Telephone: 01302 562875
    Email: t.westran@macmail.com
    Website: http://sites.google.com/site/markingtimesite/

Guitar

  • Barnsley Guitar Ensemble
    Workshops and tuition focussing on classical style and aimed mainly at young players. Older musicians also welcome. Regular concert performances.
    Contact: Chris McShane
    Barnsley Music Service, Grove Street, Barnsley, South Yorkshire S71 1EF
    Telephone:01226 291525 (weekdays)
    Email: chris.mcshane@barnsley.org
    See also:  Workshops: General instrumental   Organisations:
    01/12

  • Keith Hinchliffe Guitar Tuition
    With over 20 years of teaching experience and a huge repertoire of music, Keith Hinchliffe can tailor a course to suit any guitar student's ability and interests.Styles include traditional and contemporary song accompaniment,Celtic airs and dances,Blues ,Ragtime,Jazz standards and Classical and Early Music.
    Based in Sheffield. Flexible hours.
    Address: 23A Spring Hill, Sheffield, S10 1ET
    Telephone: 01142669896
    Email: mail@keithhinchliffe.com
    Website: http://keithhinchliffe.com
    06/12

  • Roy Johnson
    Guitar Tuition - Acoustic (fingerstyle folk, song accompaniment, traditional tune accompaniment) and Classical. Acoustic and Classical Guitar exam entry supported. Member of RGT and enhanced CRB disclosure.
    Ilkley
    Telephone: 07580 007284 / 01943 602009
    Email: info@royjohnsonmusic.co.uk
    Website: http://www.royjohnsonmusic.co.uk
    01/12

  • Gerry McNeice
    workshop/tutorial in alternative guitar tuning, specifically Csus2 (aka C Modal)
    Leeds, West Yorkshire
    Telephone: 01943 461536
    Email: gerry@gerrymcneice.co.uk
    Website: http://www.gerrymcneice.co.uk/
    See also Performers
    01/12

Melodeon

  • Lucy Huzzard
    Experienced melodeon teacher with First Class Hons in Folk and Trad Music and several years experience teaching at The Sage Gateshead. Can offer one to one or group tuition from total beginner upwards. Learn a range of styles and tunes from England, Europe and beyond! (One melodeon available to borrow on loan for total beginners)
    Address: 111 nunnery Lane, York, North Yorkshire. YO23 1AH
    Mobile: 07984990128
    Email: lucyhuzzard@gmail.com
    10/12

  • Paul Young
    Offering melodeon tuition on D/G and related boxes. Full time musician and former member of folk rock band Blackbeard's Tea Party.
    York, North Yorkshire
    Email: paulyoungfolk@live.co.uk
    10/12

Musical saw

Percussion

  • Annapurna Indian Dance Company
    Indian drumming workshops. See: Indian Dance

  • Paul Boizot
    York, North Yorkshire
    Drumming courses and workshops - darabuka (as used for Eastern European or Arabic drumming). Basic darabuka courses, irregular Balkan rhythms, etc.
    Contact: Paul Boizot
    Telephone: 01904 621510
    Email: info@paulboizot.co.uk
    Website: http://www.paulboizot.co.uk/
    01/12

  • Daftasadrum
    Drum and percussion circles for any occasion or event: conference, workshop, celebration, special needs, school, scout/guide, any group or community. Objectives: fun, teambuilding, community building, unity in diversity, multi-race. No experience needed, equipment provided.
    Contact: Steve Hill
    7 Springfield Road, Morley, Leeds, West Yorkshire LS27 9PN
    Telephone: 0113 252 3205
    Email: skyking@daftasadrum.co.uk
    Website: http://www.daftasadrum.co.uk/
    01/13

  • Drums Agogo
    Learn to play djembe and other African drums. Initial basic technique for beginners so you can play funky move-your-feet rhythms from day one. More experienced players, djundjun players and aspiring soloists also catered for. Learn traditional rhythms, enjoy making music with other people, and when the mood takes us, a chance to jam.
    Evening Classes in Harrogate and in Otley every week during term time.
    Wednesdays: Fisher's Arts, St John Fisher School, Hookstone Drive, Harrogate HG2 8PT. Improvers 6.30 to 7.30. Advancing 7.45 to 8.45 pm.
    Thursdays: Fisher's Arts, St John Fisher School, Hookstone Drive, Harrogate HG2 8PT. Beginners 7.00 to 8.00.
    Mondays: Otley Prince Henry's Grammar School. Mixed group, all levels 7.00 to 9 pm.
    Also workshops for any school, club or event.
    Contact: Alison
    Telephone: 01423 880628
    Email: alison@drumsagogo.co.uk
    Website: http://www.drumsagogo.co.uk/
    09/10

  • Susie Fox
    Teacher of Piano and Bodhran. One to one lessons & workshops for groups.
    Unaccompanied singing workshops for groups.
    Address: 11 St George's Avenue, Bridlington, East Riding of Yorkshire YO15 2ED
    Telephone: 07736 547277
    Email: susanna@uk2.net
    Website: http://www.susie-fox.com
    See also: Performers
    08/15

  • HEA Drum Tuition
    Drum Lessons in York, 30 Years of drumming experience. 10 years teaching experience. C.R.B. Police Checked. Purpose built sound proof teaching studio.Competitive rates.
    Contact: John Hearld
    Telephone: 01904 637429
    Email: johnhearld@talktalk.net
    Website: http://www.drumtuitionyork.co.uk
    02/12

  • Honeydrum
    Weekly classes in Samba, Cuban & Brazilian (conga etc) and African (djembe) styles. Workshops also available.
    Leeds, North Yorkshire
    Contact: Phen
    Telephone: 07932 012 787
    Email: honeydrum@yahoo.co.uk
    Website: http://www.honeydrum.co.uk/
    see also  performers   African dance   Latin American dance
    01/12

  • Rhythmajix drum and percussion circles
    Workshops for schools, adult and youth groups and teams by arrangement, using drums and percussion (provided) and guiding the group through various rhythm-based activities, tailored to the purpose of the group (skill development, co-operation, teambuilding, community, wellbeing etc).
    Contact: Anna Green or Paul Wrigley
    Telephone: 01274 589939
    Email: anna@rhythmajix.co.uk
    Website: http://www.rhythmajix.co.uk/
    01/12

  • Jon Weaver
    I run classes in traditional West African djembe drumming. I have been studying djembe for 12 years and my teachers include (or have included) Iya Sako, Nansady Keita, Samsou, Mokoulou Sawane, Vieux Bakayoko, Mamady Keita and Fadouba Olare. Iya is my current regular teacher. If you want traditional djembe and doun doun arrangements plus solo passed down from world class djembe folas then this class is for you.
    Meetings: Wednesdays, 7pm at Airy Fairy on London Road Sheffield
    Telephone :07880 821033
    Email: worldwideweaver@yahoo.co.uk
    08/11

Piano

  • Susie Fox
    Teacher of Piano and Bodhran. One to one lessons & workshops for groups.
    Unaccompanied singing workshops for groups.
    Address: 195 Melrosegate, York, North Yorkshire YO10 3SX
    Telephone: 07719 295029
    Email: susanna@uk2.net
    Website: http://www.susiefox.com/
    See also: Performers
    05/10

Recorder

  • Angela Baxter
    Based in Calderdale, Angela Baxter has over 30 years experience of playing folk music on Descant, Treble and Tenor recorders. She teaches skills in both aural playing and reading music to children and adults, beginners onward.
    Mobile: 07393202745
    Email: ange.baxter@live.co.uk
    04/17

South Asian Music

  • Mr Arshad Aziz
    BRADFORD, West Yorkshire.
    Lessons arranged by appointment.
    I am a vocalist and Harmonium player, I perform and teach South Asian music, specialising in Indian and Pakistani Folk music of the Punjab. I also perform Bollywood and classical music
    19 Tyersal walk, Bradford, West Yorkshire BD4 8ER
    Telephone: 01274 663939
    Mobile. 07814079273
    Email: arshad1042aziz@aol.com
    01/13

Whistle

  • Roddy Johnston
    Leeds west Yorkshire
    Teacher of folk fiddle and tin whistle mainly in a Scots Irish style but with an emphasis on aural (playing by ear)
    Telephone: 0113 2281772
    Email: roddyjohnston@hotmail.co.uk
    Website: http://www.dancingfeetfolkarts.com/
    12/10

  • Mike Walsh
    Trad Irish Flute and Whistle Tuition for Adults and Children. Beginners to advanced. One to one or groups and available for work in education settings. Enhanced CRB.
    Address: 134 Rushdale Road, Meersbrook, Sheffield S8 9QE
    Mobile: 07852955243
    Email: mwalsh2013.mw@gmail.com
    Website: http://traddad.com/traddad-for-hire
    10/13

Alexander technique

  • Pat Brown
    Teacher of Alexander technique.
    Leeds, West Yorkshire
    Telephone: 0113 268 2887
    Email: patbrown19fv@hotmail.com

Business skills

Storytelling

  • Annapurna Indian Dance Company
    Indian storytelling workshops. See: Indian Dance

  • Pete Keal
    "Folk tales, legends, trickster tales, myths, wonder tales and lies embracing the unusual, the magical, the humorous, the challenging and sometimes the thoroughly nasty . . . stories from many countries and cultures . . . stories with heroines . . . stories to absorb the listener . . . stories to touch the heart."
    Storytelling sessions with follow-up activities or workshops; INSET sessions.
    Address: 12 Rose Grove, Mytholmroyd, Hebden Bridge HX7 5JG
    Telephone & Fax: 01422 885211
    Email: storyteller@petekeal.co.uk
    Website: http://petekeal.co.uk
    See also Storytellers

  • Manasamitra
    Creative Indian storytelling workshops. See Indian Dance

  • Tony Morris
    Workshops in unaccompanied songwriting, performance and multi-instrumental improvisational accompaniment, also introduction to Amerynd Flute (www.amerynd.co.uk)
    Also theatre in education: 'Iron Rush', an improvised play in the persona of Tom Lennard, a Yorkshire ironstone miner born 1869 who tells the tale of the Great North Yorkshire Ironstone Rush of 1850 to 1900 in story and song.
    North Yorkshire
    Address: 1 South View, Whitby, North Yorkshire YO21 1PQ
    Telephone: 01947 603757
    Mobile: 07749505283
    Email: tonymorris.org.uk@gmail.com
    Website: http://www.tonymorris.org.uk

    See also Performers   Storytellers & Poets
    04/12

  • Heather Sharpe
    Stories: eerie, awesome and enigmatic. Folk tales, Earth tales, wonders and myths learned in many places, shaped by time, told for adults and children. Workshops, courses, residencies. Available across the North of England.
    Leeds, West Yorkshire
    Telephone: 0113 274 1015
    Email: sharpe.stories@gmail.com
    See also Storytellers
    08/12

  • Adrian Spendlow
    Storyteller, writer and Poet. Interactive creative work is included within many of Adrian’s projects and he is well known for creating especially for you needs in schools, museums and community centres and at festivals.
    International availability, commissions taken.
    Contact: Adrian Spendlow
    Address: 6 Acomb Mews, Front Street, Acomb, York, North Yorkshire YO24 3BQ
    Telephone: 01904 789950
    Email: adrian_spendlow@btinternet.com
    Website: http://www.adrianspendlow.co.uk
    See also Storytellers
    02/10

  • Noel Watkins
    Storytelling workshops for both children and adults. Post Graduate Certificate of Education
    (20 years experience in teaching 3 - 11 year olds)
    Kirklees
    Address: 26 Lea Street, Lindley, Huddersfield. HD3 3LS
    Telephone: 01484 427988 or 07986 095528
    Email: StorytellerNoel@aol.com
    07/10

Songwriting

Street and Circus

  • Jolly Good Productions
    Traditional Punch and Judy, clowning, juggling and street performance. Schools workshops and training courses for individuals, groups and organisations.
    Contact: Ron Wood
    8 St Nicholas Close, Richmond, North Yorkshire DL10 7SP
    Telephone: 01748 821621
    Email: ron@jollygoodfun.co.uk
    Website: http://jollygoodfun.co.uk/
    See also Theatre and street performers
    01/12


  • Mini Mansell
    Performer and Teacher of circus skills to around 20,000 Key Stage 1 and 2 children per year, Stilt Walker, Close up Magician, Street Entertainer. Performing for over ten years, I have worked in over 500 Primary schools entertaining and exciting children to the wonderful world of circus skills. As a paid up member of Equity I carry 10 million pounds of Personal Public Liability Insurance and I also carry full Enhanced Disclosure
    Telephone: 07941 212719
    Email: mini@juggler.net
    Website: http://www.minimansell.com
    See also Theatre and street performers.
    06/12

  • Swamp Circus Trust Ltd (Yorkshire)
    Modern Circus for entertainment, education and community. Our Mission Statement: "To benefit communities and individuals through Circus". We create and develop circus in community and educational settings; provide circus shows, workshops and walkabout entertainment for events; sell circus equipment and run an Artists' agency.
    Contact: Jules
    The Magna Centre, Sheffield Road, Rotherham S60 1DX
    Telephone: 01709 828 477
    Email: info@swamptrust.org.uk
    Website: http://www.swamptrust.org.uk/
    See also Theatre and street performers
    01/12

Singing, voice, performance

  • Hilary Blythe
    Hilary is a singer and guitarist with particular interest in post-16 special education. Qualified FE teacher, City & Guilds 7301. Singing workshops.
    Sheffield, South Yorkshire
    Telephone: 0114 236 3309
    Email: hilaryblythesings@yahoo.co.uk
    Website: http://www.boogie.demon.co.uk/
    See also: Performers
    12/11

  • Chris Coe
    Teacher and workshop leader in voice; dance and movement; drama. Respected singer of traditional songs with dulcimers and concertina. Step dancer.
    21 Halifax Road, Ripponden, Sowerby Bridge, West Yorkshire HX6 4AH
    Telephone: 01422 822413
    Email: chris_coe2@yahoo.co.uk
    See also: Organisations: Ryburn 3 Step   Performers
    12/11

  • Simon Davey
    I can offer singing and combined arts workshops for Key Stages 1,2,3,4 and adult groups. I can teacher guitar especially open tunings (DADGAD particularly).
    Qualifications = I have 35 years of teaching experience and have an MEd. I was Head of Expressiv Arts at the largest school in Northern England (2,060 pupils on roll)for fifteen years. I have CRB certification
    Simon is an accomplished singer, guitar, whistle and flute player who has been on the scene for years- firstly in Manchester as a solo singer, member of "Inertia Reel" and the "Tullamore Dew" Ceilidh Band and more recently in the Hull and Beverley area again solo and with the bands "Cunla" and "Kinetic Ceilidh".
    Telephone: 01482 882890
    Email: davey@davey.karoo.co.uk
    09/10

  • Susie Fox
    Teacher of Piano and Bodhran. One to one lessons & workshops for groups.
    Unaccompanied singing workshops for groups.
    Address: 195 Melrosegate, York, North Yorkshire YO10 3SX
    Telephone: 07719 295029
    Email: susanna@uk2.net
    Website: http://www.susiefox.com/
    See also: Performers
    05/10


  • Amanda Lowe
    Performance coach; also hammer dulcimer player, vocalist and record producer.
    Beverley, East Yorkshire
    Telephone: 01964 562073
    Email: grinnigogs@pop3.poptel.org.uk
    Website: http://www.mindworking.co.uk/
    See also Performers

  • Ryburn Three Step Singing Workshops
    Weekly singing workshops with Chris Coe.
    Thursdays at 103, Oldham Rd, Ripponden. All levels.
    Contact: Chris Coe
    Telephone: 01422 822413
    Email: chris.coe@tesco.net
    Website: http://www.ryburn3step.org.uk/singing.htm
    See also: Organisations: Ryburn 3 Step   Performers
    09/10

  • SOSA-XA! Sounds of Southern Africa
    Friends Meeting House, 10 St james Street, Sheffield, S1 2EW Mondays 7.30p.m. to 9.30p.m. term time
    Keitu Motlogwa and guest artists the intercultural choir supports arts projects and other charities working in Southern Africa. We perform in the a cappella imbube/ isicatamiya style. As a community choir we do not hold auditions. Members should be aware thge group is very active standing, moving and dancing through all rehearsals
    Weekly workshops are provided for adults, free shows are provided to schools as part of an international evening where schools are engaged working with the artist requiring extra workshops.
    Contact: Philip Weiss
    Contact address: SEMEA, 9 Goddard Hall Road, Sheffield S5 7AP
    Telephone / Fax: 0114 2437899
    Email: arts@semea.org.uk
    Website: http://www.sosa-xa.org.uk
    06/12



 

 
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