Festival Programme


International Pipe and Tabor Festival  – Draft Programme

Stony Stratford Fri 29th September – 1st October 2017

Guest Artist: Juana Etchegoin

Fri 29th Sept Event Venue Details
7.30 – 10.30pm Taborers Gathering The York House

Main Hall

Informal house concert
(drinks, crisps, nuts)
Saturday 30th Sept
9am – 12 Noon The International Pipe and Tabor Symposium The York House
Main Hall
Talks and presentations


12.40 – 1.40pm Beginners Pipe and Tabor Workshop Learn to play the pipe and tabor
1.50 – 2.50pm Playing for Morris Jigs
Mary Jo Searle & Ollie Simons
3 – 4.15pm Playing for Early Dance


Bill Tuck, Barbara Segal, Andy & Helen Richards
4.30 – 6.30pm Early dance workshop Playing tunes from the previous workshop
8 – 11pm Pipe and Tabor Concert Juana Etchegoin Perso, (pipe and string drum, dynamic and lyrical French dance music from Pau), Ollie Simons (an excellent and energetic dancer of morris jigs), and performances from the cream of the Taborers Society.
Sunday 1st October
9 – 9.40am The Taborers Society AGM The York House

Beechey Room

9.50 – 10.50am Lighten Up


Unusual material for the pipe and tabor, led by Tony Pearson
11am – 12 noon French Basque dance tunes Juana Etchegoin
12.05 pm-
Renaissance Improvisation Terry Carter


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