by Daniel Hersh

Workshop description: Introduction to the concertina and demonstration and Q&A covering concertina playing in a variety of styles, inclunding both melody playing (Irish, English, etc.) and vocal accompaniment. Anyone interested in the concertina is welcome to attend, regardless of whether or not you have an instrument or know how to play one.

Daniel Hersh has played Anglo concertina for over 20 years, playing for Irish, contra and English country dances, in concert performances for adults and children and in recording studios. He has previously led concertina workshops at the Summer Solstice Festival in Los Angeles and co-led workshops at past Free Folk Festivals.


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