Upper Potomac Music Weekends

PO Box 1474, Shepherdstown, WV  25443

(304) 263-2531   upperpotomac@gmail.com

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Upper Potomac Piper's Weekend...  January 17-19, 2020

Weekend retreat featuring classes, concerts, sessions and private tutorials for a variety of bellows-blown bagpipes, flute, fiddle, and mixed instruments.

This year, the Pipers Weekend offers 2-hour long classes at a variety of levels in Scottish smallpipes, border pipes, Northumbrian small pipes, Irish uilleann pipes, flute & whistle, French pipes, and piper-friendly repertoire for mixed-instruments in a variety of styles.

A Friday night round-robin (introductions, show and tell, and open mike) is followed by sessions in 4 different repertoires; Irish, Scottish, English and French. Saturday night’s showcase concert is followed by late night jams in the student center and local pubs.

Our 2020 staff includes:

Weekend retreat featuring classes, concerts, sessions and private tutorials for a variety of bellows-blown bagpipes,

Rental of high quality Border and Scottish Smallpipes provided by Robert Felsburg and others may be available for a fee of $40 for the weekend. Advance reservation is needed as quantity is limited.

2020 Brochure coming soon!