Ola Belle Reed Song Writer’s Retreat
The Ashe County Arts Council welcomes the weekend retreat of songwriting, making music, and celebrating the work of Ola Belle Reed with the Song Writer’s Retreat. The workshop will be held at the Ashe Civic Center Friday, April 12 through Sunday, April 14, 2019. It is open to songwriters of all genres and styles, and all accompaniment instruments are welcomed. Instructors include Cathy Fink, Alice Gerrard, Sam Gleaves, Claire Lynch and Marcy Marxer.
Join singer-songwriter-instrumentalists Cathy Fink, Alice Gerrard, Sam Gleaves, Claire Lynch and Marcy Marxer for an incredible evening of music on Saturday, April 13 at the Ashe Civic Center. The instructor team for the Ola Belle Reed Song Writer’s Retreat will come together for a concert beginning at 7:30 pm. General admission tickets are $16 adults, $5 students and are available at the door or in advance by calling the Arts Council, 336-846-2787.
A Sunday afternoon concert that features the retreat participants will begin at 2:00pm on Sunday, April 14 at the Ashe Civic Center. Admission to the concert is $10 per person.
Workshop space is limited, purchase online below ($250 adults; $150 students). Tuition assistance and limited partial scholarships available. Applications and more information available here.
The Ola Belle Reed Song Writer’s Retreat is made possible with support from Come Hear NC, a campaign celebrating North Carolina’s rich musical heritage. Learn more at ComeHearNC.com