Lester Simpson guest workshop

23 Sep 2017 / West Yorkshire


Date: 23 Sep 2017

Cost: £35 (waged) £25 (low waged/low income) £15 (in receipt of benefits/students)

Details: 10.30 - 4.30

Location: Watershed Arts, Bridge St, Slaithwaite, Huddersfield


Email: singing.jennyg@googlemail.com

Run by: Jenny Goodman

Contact details: 07984 584923

Further information:

FIRE IN YOUR HEART – harmony singing workshop with Lester Simpson (of Coope Boyes and Simpson)

Don’t miss this opportunity to sing with the wonderful Lester Simpson of Coope, Boyes and Simpson – the foremost male acapella trio on the UK folk scene for many, many years. Lester runs 6 harmony choirs and workshops all over the UK and Europe, as well as performing as a musician, soloist and of course with CBS. He will be bringing a selection of songs from the Coope, Boyes and Simpson repertoire including his own songs and arrangements. Songs political and personal to put a fire in your heart. Lester teaches entirely by ear, making his sessions accessible to all.

“Some of the best song writing in Britain” – Andy Kershaw, BBC Radio 1
“Shed loads of talent” – Mike Harding, BBC Radio 2
“Lester Simpson also proves himself an exceptional songwriter” – Mojo

Pre-booking absolutely essential – places are limited. Book through Jenny Goodman by contacting singing.jennyg@googlemail.com or 07984 584923. Booking will be confirmed by sending a cheque for the full amount to Jenny – cheques are cashed after the workshop. Or you can can pay by bank transfer on request.