2020 Mid-Winter Singing & Folk Festival
Workshop Schedule

Saturday, February 1. Lyric sheets provided. One wristband, good for all workshops, is only $10.
All college students w/ID and kids 18 and under are free, just stop by the desk and pick up a wristband.

Wristbands will be on sale at the Hannah Center, beginning at 10 am, Saturday morning.
(We will not sell out of wristbands; there is plenty of workshop room for everyone.)

Download and print the workshop grid.

Banquet Room
Room 235
Auditorium/ On Stage
{ click the Song Leaders name to view their website }

FREE Children's

by Mark Dvorak

Sponsored by
The City of East Lansing




Nostalgic Hellos
and Goodbyes 

The Catbird Seat
Wanda Degen &
Kay Rinker-O'Neil

Fantastic Four Chord Magic: Play (Almost) Every Song in the World

Ukuleles and other
instruments welcome!

Ben Hassenger




Spontaneous Folk Ensemble

Instruments welcome!

Mark Dvorak

Songwriting Part One: Mostly Lyrics

Joel Mabus

American Standards

Sarah Elizabeth Wallace, with accompanist Dan Chouinard

4:00 or 4:30

The Songs of Ireland

Kitty Donohoe

Songwriting Part Two: Mostly Music

Joel Mabus

Festival Choir (3-4:30)

Director Rachel Alexander. with accompanist Dan Chouinard

"Lord, Give Me Just A Little More Time," by Albert Brumley, arranged SATB by Derrick Fox

Participants learn this piece and sing it during the Saturday evening Community Sing.


Each year, we bring back some old favorites, and add the energy of some new folks.

2007 Festival Workshop


Ten Pound Fiddle Concert Series
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