About Winter School 2014
Top-flight instruction and small class size are the hallmarks of our Winter School programs. For over a decade, we’ve been offering fiddlers, pipers and drummers from around our region, and beyond, the opportunity to improve their musical skills. We do this by presenting the finest bagpipers, Scottish drummers and fiddlers in the world for our concerts and instructional seminars.
Registration forms: Use the navigational bar at left and click on the “Registration” link to pull up and download the forms for 2014 Winter School (available soon).
Winter School, Session 1: Fiddlers and Scottish Smallpipes. Playing Scottish music together for pub sessions, “ceilidhs” and simply for enjoyment! Saturday, February 1 – Wednesday, February 5, 2014. Seabeck Conference Center, Seabeck, WA. Weekend and five-day sessions available.
Winter School, Session 2: For Great Highland Bagpipers and side, tenor and bass drummers. Hone your band skills and meet folks from bands across the country! Saturday, February 8 – Wednesday, February 12, 2014. Seabeck Conference Center, Seabeck, WA. Weekend and five-day sessions available.
The instructors boast multiple world championships in solo and band competitions amongst their number – you’ll benefit from small class sizes and the top instruction. This is a wonderful opportunity to make new friends, practice lots and be immersed in Scottish music for several days. It’s an ideal learning environment and a lot of fun!
Due to the generosity of many donors, the Celtic Arts Foundation has been able to offer several scholarships to Winter School over the past couple of years. Scholarship applications are now available on our website here.
Registration deadline for Winter School 2014 is December 31, 2013. All registrations must be received by CAF by that date. No exceptions will be made.
We look forward to seeing you soon!