INTERNATIONAL PIPE AND TABOR FESTIVAL 2020 ONLINE – DRAFT PROGRAMME
Theme: “From an Old to a New World”
This year the festival is online using Zoom and YouTube.
IMPORTANT: -To attend using Zoom you MUST request Zoom meeting ids from your Chairman at
Most events will be streamed live and interactive on our YouTube Channel.
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Learn to play pipe and tabor with Andy Richards
Friday 18th Sept 9:00 pm UK time
YouTube (TBD) Concert of Concerts (Free)
Festival highlights from the archives – Presented by Stephen Rowley
Saturday 19th Sept 10:15 am UK time (6:15 pm Japan time)
Taborers Hunt the Squirrel: World Premier Join-In Performance
(music is in Big Dub Tune Book ) Zoom & YouTube
Saturday 19th Sept 10:30 am UK time (6:30 pm Japan time)
Workshop “Fun learning morris jigs to pipe and tabor music”
ZOOM and YouTube
Have fun learning two dances from scratch, or play pipe and tabor muted, as Ollie Simons leads us in two jigs that work well solo or in processions:
– Shepherds’ Hey (Brackley) – music – pre-recorded video: taborer Andy Richards, dancer Grace Williams.
– Glorishears (Bampton) – music – pre-recorded video: taborer Grace Williams, dancers Ollie and Matt Simons.
Atsufumi Ujiie will do very brief Japanese translations of the key points as Ollie Simons leads us in these fun dances.
Registrations for Zoom workshop
Japanese – Contact Atsufumi Ujiie
Rest of World – Contact Andy Richards
The session will be recorded to help future learners. Please note that in Zoom you can set your display name to a polite nickname if you wish. Your email address will not be revealed to others.
Saturday 19th Sep 7:30 pm UK time
Grand Pipe and Tabor Concert (Free)
This will be streamed on Interactive YouTube Premiere in three parts. Click to go straight to the event.
Tribute to Dick Bagwell
Gez Pegram – Over the Rainbow – English Clog Stepping
Kathryn Wheeler – How d’you Do – a new tune for the Welsh folk dance Cylch y Cymry Rob Tyson – Jamaica & Rufty Tufty
Andy Richards, Pipe & Tabor and Dancer – Highland Mary (Oddington) Morris Jig
Bill Tuck, Barbara Segal and Atsufuni Ujiie – Punchinello Goes to Gloucester
Bill Tuck – In Memory of Paul “Wyndebagge” Saunders – Paul’s Samba – Join In
Terry Carter – Tideswell Processional & Le Basque
Gillian Guest – Cantigas 377 & 9
Elizabeth Christina – Soldier’s Joy
Sachi Yamaguchi – Gray’s Inn Mask (from Playford’s Dancing Master)〜Tom of Bedlam
L’Eroica (Andrea Falconieri 1585/6-1656). performed by Trio DANGAN (Atsufumi Ujiie [Pipe and Tabor], Mie Itoh [Baroque Harp], & Marie Suga [Baroque Violin]
Angel Vallverdu – “El Muerto Vivo”, composed by Pere Pubill Calaf “Peret”
Taborer Jigsters Grace Williams Pipe & Tabor, Ollie & Matt Simons Dancers – Nutting Girl (Fieldtown)
Alberto Jambrina Leal & Pablo Madrid – Cherry-trees and Chestnut-trees
André Gabriel – Le Paganini du galoubet (le galoubet du diable)
Taborers Hunt the Squirrel – Join In
Now added by popular demand –
Sunday 20th Sept 12:00 noon – 2:00 pm UK time
Taborers Society Play or Pass Session
Live interactive session for taborers to gather in the bar, chat and play tunes for each other.
Zoom & YouTube (Members Only)
Taborers Society members will be emailed the meeting id