If you are not familiar with Rachel Hair – google and youtube are your friend (and hers!) and her music is also available on itunes/spotify (and hard copy) and her music books are available from her website www.rachelhair.com – as hard copies and pdfs. For her NZ tour, Rachel is gigging with guitarist/fiddler Ron Jappy.
While their itinerary is still being planned we have confirmed the following date. You will need to double check time and venue on Rachel’s website , and !!!Yes!!! she is still taking bookings for gigs.
TOUR DATES ARE:
29th 7:30 p.m. Dunedin Folk Club, 50 Dundas, DUNEDIN
30th 7 p.m. Buckingham Green, ARROWTOWN
1st Harp Workshops, CHRISTCHURCH
Venue for workshops: Hohepa Canterbury 23 Barrington St.
1:30 p.m. Beginner's workshop. Fee $25 for an hour. Helen asked Rachel to do a fun listening based activity for children. She teaches 16 children on the Isle of Man, and it will be great to experience her teaching style with children.
3pm Intermediate workshop. Fee $25 for an hour. Helen asked Rachel to do something creative with aspects of style, and new ideas to approach Scottish music.
Please RSVP to Helen for the workshops, and bring cash on the day to pay for the workshops. Rachel will also have music and CDs to sell, so extra cash for that is a good idea!
1st 7:30 p .m. A Rolling Stone, 579 Columbo St CHRISTCHURCH
2nd 7:30 p.m. Fairfield House, NELSON
3rd Harp Workshops, NELSON
6th 7:30 p.m. Square Edge Community Arts , PALMERSTON NORTH
8th 8 p.m. 4th Wall Theatre, NEW PLYMOUTH
9th Workshops, NEW PLYMOUTH
11th 6:30 p .m. The Jam Factory, Tauranga
Historic Village 17th Ave , TAURANGA
15th 7:30 p.m. Wellington Bluegrass Society, WELLINGTON
16th Workshops, WELLINGTON
18th 7:30 p.m. The Meteor, HAMILTON
19th Dioceson School for Girls (concert & workshops), AUCKLAND
19th Whangateau Hall, Leigh 7:30 p.m.
Whangateau Poster Here
21st Whangarei Folk Club, WHANGAREI
22nd 7 p.m. Kerikeri Flute Farm, KERIKERI
23rd Café one2one, Ponsonby, AUCKLAND (usually from 7:30 p.m.)
26th 7 p.m. The Refinery, Paeroa, AUCKLAND
28th-1st Mar The Harp Retreat, PORT WAIKATO
For poster see attached: Rachel Hair Ron Jappy A3 ALL DATES NO WHITE SPACE for WEB.pdf