Harps in the Glen - Wisconsin Schedule

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Revised schedule for 'Virtual' Retreat

THURSDAY, July 30 -Special Workshop Day 

10:00 - 11:00 am    Kim: Building Blocks for Arranging:
                                         tools and recipes for creating your own arrangements

11:15 am - 12:15 pm   Sunita: Focus on Technique: the path to speedy fingers and supple hands

12:15 -1:15 pm - Lunch Break

1:15 - 2:15 pm-  Group lesson w/Kim (coaching on your own tunes)

2:30 - 3:30 pm -  Group lesson w/Sunita (coaching on your own tunes)

3:45 - 5:00 pm - Harpy Hour ( social time )

FRIDAY, July 31

9:00 - 10:15 am -  Kim: Easy Jigs & Reels 
                 
10:45 am - 12:00 pm - Sunita: Tone & Nuance in Sacred Music
                    
12:00 - 1:00 pm - Lunch Break

1:00 - 2:15 pm -  Kim: Cool Left Hand Patterns 
               
 2:45 - 4:00 pm - Sunita: Technique / Tricks and Fixes

Dinner Break 

7:00 - 8:30 pm - Harps in the Glen Student Reunion ~ Pour yourself a glass of wine or a cup of tea and catch up with old & new friends 
 -Optional informal harp circle for anyone who would like to share a tune 

SATURDAY, August 1

9:00 - 10:15 am -  Kim:  Musical Sandwiches & Improv

10:15 - 10:45 am - Tea Break

10:45 am -12:00 pm -  Sunita: Strategic Practicing & Memorization 
          
12:00 - 1:00 pm - Lunch Break

1:00 - 2:00 pm  - Kim: Calm your Nerves / Performance Tips
                          
2:15 - 3:15 pm  - Sunita: Descending Bass Lines 

3:30 - 4:15 pm -  Goal Setting & Inspirational Tools

5:00 - 6:30 pm - Dinner & Music Party
 

We can’t share a table this year but we can still share a meal together.  Sunita & Kim will play a short dinner concert for you. Then we’ll open it up to any students who would like to share a tune or a hidden talent. Your family and pets are welcome to attend!  Please RSVP if you’d like to participate so we can plan the performance order.   


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OLD SCHEDULE

Thursday

Check-in available from 4:00 pm 
4:30-5:15 pm  Welcome Reception
5:30-6:30 pm Dinne

7:00-8:30 pm Slow Airs 
Kim & Sunita:  all levels, lead sheets will be sent ahead of time

8:30-9:30 pm Social time & informal harp circle 
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Friday

7:30-9:00 am Breakfast

9:00-10:15 am All levels
                       Kim: Easy Jigs & Reels 

10:45 am- 12:00 pm  all levels.

                      Sunita: Sacred Music

12:00-1:00 pm Lunch

1:00-2:15 pm Split into two groups
                   Level 1 - Sunita
Technique Calisthenics
                   
Level 2 -  Kim: Cool Left Hand Patterns

2:15 -3:45 pm Break

3:30-5:00 pm Split into two groups
                     
Level 1 - Kim: Arranging 101

                      Level 2 - Sunita: Dynamic Tone & Nuance

5:00 -5:30 pm Social time 
 (please move harps to the side of room and help set up chairs for evening concert)

5:30-6:30 pm Dinner


7.00 - 8:00 pm Concert with Kim & Sunita


8:30-9.30 pm Slow Airs Group Tunes 

                           Student-led Harp Circle & Social Time

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SATURDAY

7:30-9:00 am - Breakfast

9:00-10:15 am -  Group lessons- split into two groups- all levels

                            Sunita: Boost your Memorization
                            Kim: Intro to Improv.

10:15-10:45 - Break

10:45 am-12:00 pm - Group lessons - split into two groups

                         Kim: The Art of Performing 
                         Sunita: Strategic Practicing
          
12:00-1:00 pm - Lunch 

1:00-2:15 pm  - All-level workshop

                           Kim: Musical Sandwich Arpeggios  
     
2:15-3:45 pm - Break 

3:45-5:00 pm  - All-level workshop

                         Sunita: Descending Bass Line

5:30-6:30 pm - Dinner 


7:00-8:30pm - Hidden Talents Show 


Share a song, joke, story,  poem, craft or dance. 

Companions are welcome to participate. 
Humor & whimsy are encouraged!

8:30-9:30pm- Afterglow party and harp jam.

*  Schedule subject to change
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SUNDAY

7:30-8:30 am - Breakfast

8:30-9 am - Checkout

9-10:15 am - Goal Setting & Inspirational Tools