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Folk Comes To Town with Mandolin Artistry in Okehampton

Mayor and James
Simon Mayor & Hilary James

Devon’s folk arts charity Wren Music continues its new Folk Comes To Town series of high-profile folk events in Okehampton with a concert featuring Simon Mayor & Hilary James, Matt Norman, and the Mandolin Orchestra Of Devon on Saturday, July 14 2012.

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Prepare for Christmas! Sing carols the Westcountry way

Devon’s folk and community arts development charity Wren Music, in association with All Saints Parish Church, Okehampton, will present a series of free workshops for all singers and musicians who want to come along and learn, sing and play carols from the Westcountry tradition.

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Job: consultant for partnerships between museums and young people, Royal Albert Memorial Museum

Museum Development Officers in Devon are seeking to appoint a creative freelancer with experience of working with young people and with youth provision in local government to facilitate partnerships between museums and youth services and develop proposals for innovative projects.

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Baring-Gould Folk Festival in Okehampton attracts the top toe tapping folksters

Hosted by Devon’s folk arts charity Wren Music, the Baring-Gould Folk Festival at Okehampton is in its 10th year, and attracts the best in folk music from great artists from Devon, around the UK, and beyond. It takes place from Friday, October 23 to Sunday October 25.

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