Chaired by Richard Dingwall from the Wilding Pines, a group of songwriters including Anu Grace, Lisa Tui, Mark LeMaire and Aaron Gott and Amy Maynard (from Looking for Alaska) perform examples of their work and discuss their craft. Learn from those creating their own music with insights into how they work when they are composing.

44th Canterbury Folk Festival, 19-22 April 2019 - a family-friendly weekend featuring the best in acoustic/folk music at the Waipara Adventure Centre, North Canterbury

2019 performer applications have now closed.

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Canterbury Folk Music Festival
P O Box 964, Christchurch 8140
ph: 027-454-3885