Gargrave Autoharp Festival, the weekend of Friday, Saturday, Sunday, June 27, 28, 29, 2014
The core of the Gargrave Autoharp Festival, Yorkshire, England, is now in place - the weekend of Friday, Saturday, Sunday, June 27, 28, 29, 2014.
As ever, we are in alliance with the Gargrave Village Hall, in the pretty village of Gargrave in Yorkshire. The village lets us use the hall, for free - for autoharp lessons and demonstrations. And we give them music.
This year our autoharp tutors are...
Mike Fenton, and his wife Rachel - demonstrations and various classes
Guy Padfield, teaching the beginners
Nadine and Ian White - 2 workshops
Heather Farrell-Roberts - 2 advanced workshops
Basically, the A Team...
And this year, 2014, we are part of the Yorkshire Festival, the Cultural Festival of the Grand Depart of the Tour de France. The weekend after our Festival, July 5, the Tour de France starts out from Leeds, in Yorkshire. Which is fun...
Gargrave Autoharp Festival posters can be seen and downloaded from
The two little ballerinas are pupils in a little dance school in Gargrave village.
The Gargrave Autoharp Festival on The Yorkshire Festival, Cultural Festival web site, see...
For more on Mike Fenton see
Note especially his contribution to the new BBC version of Tess of the D'Urbervilles.