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For singers and instrumentalists who are keen to learn Appalachian and American roots music. Guitar, ukulele, banjo and mandolin players all welcome.
About The Silver Programme
The Silver Programme provides a wide variety of daytime musical activities for people over 50, within a relaxed, informal, sociable and supportive environment. There’s something for everyone, from absolute beginners to experienced musicians.
How to Book
Online bookings are not currently available. Please call 0191 443 4661 to book. Please note you are only required to complete the online enrolment form if you have never attended a workshop before or if you need to update your details.
All terms are 10 weeks long (split into two halves) and include a half term break.
Autumn Term (First Half): 20 September – 18 October 2016
Half term: Monday 24 – Friday 28 October 2016
Autumn Term (Second Half): 1 November – 29 November 2016
Spring Term (First Half): 17 January – 14 February 2017
Half term: Monday 20 – Friday 24 February 2017
Spring Term (Second Half): 28 February – 28 March 2017
Summer Term (First Half): 25 April – 23 May 2017
Half term: Monday 29 May – Friday 2 June 2017
Summer Term (Second Half): 6 June – 4 July 2017
Multibuy Discount (Ticket Office Only)
If you book onto more than one class you will receive a discount of £5 (full term) or £2.50 (half term) for each different class booked. (This does not apply to half terms for the same class). Discounted rates are only available on sessions which cost £45 per term or £22.50 per half term. Once you’ve booked, you will need to retain your
ticket and bring it along to your first session. The multibuy discount is not available for online bookings.