Date

Mar 05 2021 - Mar 07 2021
Expired!

Time

All Day

Sisters Songworks 3.0: An Intimate Virtual Songwriting Retreat

Sisters Songworks is an intimate and intensive virtual writing retreat celebrating and exploring the art of songwriting in community.

Sisters Folk Festival longtime friend Johnsmith and acclaimed songwriter Susan Gibson will serve as instructors with a masterclass session with multi-instrumentalist and singer-songwriter Susan Werner. Retreat facilitated by host Beth Wood.

Celebrating and exploring the art of songwriting in community. Sisters Songworks is an intimate and intensive virtual writing retreat celebrating and exploring the art of songwriting in community. The weekend workshop will bring in noted songwriters and poets, facilitated by Beth Wood among other instructors to delve into the magic of songwriting. Sisters Songworks is an opportunity to learn from professional singer-songwriters, connect with others who share a love of songwriting and poetry, share your work in a non-performance focused setting, and engage in creativity in a supportive environment.

Sample Schedule:

Friday: 7-9 pm — Introductions, group writing, concert by instructors

Saturday: 9-9:30 Gather, morning poem/song, instructor shares songs/poem
9:30-10:45 – master class (all participants)
11-noon – workshop #1 (we break out into 2 groups)
Noon-1:30 – lunch break
1:30-2:30 – workshop #2 (groups swap)
2:45-3:45 – workshop #3 (break out into 2 groups)
4-7 pm – Free time / dinner break
6:30-7 pm – Optional “happy hour” time for visiting/socializing
7-9 pm – Song circle

Sunday: 10-10:30 Gather, morning poem/song
10:30-11:30 – workshop #1 (break out into 2 groups)
11:45 – Q