Jam sessions for all

These jam sessions are being set up for anyone who loves Rebetiko, whether you have played it before or are new to it. It is directed mainly at non professional musicians, students and amateurs, but is open to anyone who is interested. The sessions will be led by Spiros Bolovinis and other resident musicians of the Rebetiko Carnival. Together you will play songs of your choosing and work towards a concert at the end of the Carnival at Balabam venue (date tbc). Although the sessions will be in relaxed and friendly environment where you will be playing through music, there will also be the opportunity to work at different aspects of performing…such as orchestrating the songs, voicings (1st/2nd voices in singing and in instrumental lines).

Cost per session: £3

Times of sessions: tbc

Dates of sessions: Feb 25th, March 25th, April 22nd, May 20th, June 17th

If you would like to take part please send an email to rebetikocarnival@gmail.com, stating your name, instrument (or if you are a singer!) and songs you might like to include in the jam sessions and final concert.