Past Events of Interest
Upper Potomac Piper's Weekend - January 8-10, 2010
Tutorials in Scottish small pipes, border pipes, Northumbrian small pipes, flute/whistle, fiddle and hammered dulcimer and repertoire for mixed-instruments.
Upper Potomac Spring Music Weekend - March 20-22, 2009
Workshops, classes, concerts and jam sessions for hammered dulcimers and mixed instruments with an old world/new world theme.
Scandinavian Fiddle & Dance Weekend - January 23-25, 2009
Weekend Retreat with workshops in Scandinavian Fiddle Styles, Dance Band and Scandinavian Couple Dances
Irish Weekend - October 17-18, 2008
Workshops, classes, sessions and a ceili dance with a focus on Irish music
Fall Dulcimer Fest - September 12-14, 2008
Located in Shepherdstown, West Virginia, the festival offers a variety of short, intensive workshops for hammered dulcimers or mixed instruments in a relaxed, retreat setting. Classes and workshops are for hammered dulcimer players of all levels and for experienced players on other instruments.
Upper Potomac Spring Music Weekend - March 28-30, 2008
Workshops, Classes, Concerts, Jam Sessions and more with an English Flavor - For hammered dulcimer, fiddle, flute, piano, mixed instruments and more in a relaxed retreat setting at the Cliffside Inn in Harpers Ferry, WV.
Celtic Fiddle and Feet - November 16-18, 2007
Celtic Fiddle and Feet took the place of the Upper Potomac Irish Music Weekend in 2007 and combined three related traditions… French Canadian, Scottish and Irish into a fun-filled weekend with classes for fiddle, hammered dulcimer, guitar, flute, mandolin, bouzouki, singers, step dancers and mixed instrument repertoire classes for those who play other instruments.