Baring-Gould Folk Weekend & Song School Monday 22nd - Friday 26th October 


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In addition to its Regular Group and Project work, Wren runs a wide range of other Special Events, each of which offers participants the chance to stretch themselves and explore new opportunities,

Orchestras Day - 2nd March, 2019 


10.30am - 4.30pm at Belmont Chapel, Western Way, Exeter EX1 2DB

A joint orchestras day open to the Wren Folk Orchestras, Mandolin and Fiddle Orchestras and Roots Acoustic. Musical styles may include Early Music, Film Music, South American Music and others.

Price for the day: £25 full and £15 concessionary Please pay in advance at your regular group or pay on the door

The day will be led by Wren Music leaders: David Faulkner, Becki Driscoll and Jon Dyer.


For more information about the day or to book a place please call Wren Music on 01837 53754 or email or

Details of other events to follow ..... also watch the Calendar!




Wren Youth Gather - 12th April, 2019


At The Ockment Centre, North Street, Okehampton EX20 1AR

A fun day of music-making for young people aged 8-18 and their families.  No musical experience is needed but please bring your own acoustic instrument if you have one.

The day will include options for singing, playing and dancing, special family workshops for parents / carers and younger siblings, a ceilidh and a BBQ lunch!  (Booking is essential so that we know numbers!)

Day Plan:

10.00 - 10.45   welcome, games and warm-up

10.45 - 12.30   Workshops

12.30 - 1.30    BBQ lunch (at Ebenezer Hall, across the road)

1.30 - 2.30     Workshops

2.30 - 4.00     Ceilidh, celebration and final song

To book - email Jon or Becki -  / and / or send this Booking Form to Wren offices or your Wren Music leader.

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Songwriting Course:


Using the tools of folk creation - with Marilyn Tucker and Paul Wilson: 

This will run over three Sunday afternoons, 2.00pm to 4.30pm on the    11th, 25th November and 9th December.

The cost of the course is £60.

Book here or contact:

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