May 2nd 2019 – May 5th, 2019 – Golden Bough – Celtic Music Workshops at Camp Sierra

May  2 – 5, 2019

The Golden Bough, is an internationally renowned Celtic/Americana group comprised of Margie Butler, Paul Espinoza and Kathy Sierra. They will be offering a variety of workshops including beginning and intermediate harp and penny whistle, Celtic Backup for strings including guitar, mandola and mandolin, beginning bodhran, Celtic fiddle style, and harmony singing. Additional activities available will be sessioning, singing round the campfire, Ceili dancing for beginners, and a Golden Bough Performance!  

Note:  due to outgrowing our current location, this workshop will take place at the beautiful Camp Sierra, just beyond Shaver Lake.  It is about a 4 hr drive from the SF Bay area, about 4.5 hrs from southern California.  More data will be sent upon registration.


Costs for 3 day workshop per person:


Workshop and Meals only (Camping) $525

There is a designated camping area at Camp Sierra with its own bath house.

Workshop, Meals, Dorm Room or Private Room for couples  $625

This facility is a camp with rooms of various sizes.  Couples will be given their own room, as well as families.  Beds are mostly single, a few double size.  Dorms will be 2-4 in a room.

Bedding and linens are not provided.  Please bring twin sheets, blankets, or sleeping bag, pillow, pillow case, towels, bath mat (those assigned a double bed will be separately emailed to bring bedding for a double bed).  Note: all bathrooms at camp Sierra are communal.



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    Thanks for your interest in a workshop at Kowana Valley Folk School.

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