--  CAMPFIRE PUNKROCK --
Monday, July 30th - Friday, August 3rd 2018


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Monday, July 30th:

3:00-5:00pm: Check In
5:00-6:00pm: Introductions & Hellos on the Front Lawn

6:00-7:30pm: Dinner in the Pavilion
8:00pm: Frank Turner Solo Acoustic Performance in the Roadhouse
8:30pm-12am: Open Mic in the Roadhouse
+Campfire by the Stream and Jamming in the Barn

 

Tuesday, July 31st:

8:30-10am: Breakfast in the Pavilion
10:15-12:30: Opening Discussion of Songwriting as an Art & a Craft with Frank Turner in the Barn

Discussion of the shape of the song (both musical and lyrical) we will write together and initial presentation of ideas from assembled groups.
12:30-2:30pm: Lunch in the Pavilion
2:30-3:30pm: Guitar Playing Techniques with Frank Turner in the Barn

3:45-4:30pm: Lyric Writing and Poetry with Frank Turner in the Barn
5-6:30pm: Songwriting: Incorporating song ideas with Frank Turner in the Barn
6:30-8:00pm: Dinner in the Pavilion
8:00pm-12am: Open Mic at the Roadhouse
+Campfire by the Stream and Jamming in the Barn

Wednesday, August 1st:

8:30-10am: Breakfast in the Pavilion
10:30AM-12:30PM: Songwriting with Frank Turner in the Barn

Discuss the process from inspiration to perspiration and work through until we have the basic shapes of a song, verses and chorus, bridge etc.
12:30-2:00pm: Lunch in the Pavilion
2:30-3:30pm: Q&A with Frank Turner and The Sleeping Souls in the Barn
Discuss all aspects of music as a career.
3:45-4:45pm: Attendee chosen class
6:30-8:00pm: Dinner in the Pavilion
8:00-12:00am: Further work on and discussion of the Song, talking through alternative structural / lyrical approaches/ Frank Turner Solo Set - all requests, with discussion of songs in question.
+Campfire by the Stream and Jamming in the Barn

Thursday, August 2nd:

8:30-10am: Breakfast in the Pavilion
10:30am-12:30pm: Building the Song!
Work on arrangements of the song with the Sleeping Souls. Looking at full band vs solo arrangements and the role played by different instruments, different stylistic approaches etc.
12:30-2:00pm: Lunch in the Pavilion
2:30-3:30: Q&A with the Crew & Band: Realities of Life on the Road
3:45-4:45pm: Q&A with Frank Turner: No Holds Barred!
5:15-6:30pm: Final Songwriting Class: Work Through the Tweaks!
6:30-8:00pm: Dinner in the Pavilion
8:30pm: Frank Turner and The Sleeping Souls Concert and the Camp Song Revealed
Late Night: Open Mic in the Roadhouse, Jamming in the Barn and Campfire by the Stream

Friday, August 3rd:

8:30-10:00am: Breakfast & Good Byes in the Pavilion
10:30am: Shuttle Departs for Big Indian Bus Stop
11:00am: Check Out