1 (of 9) Ukulele for Fun  
When:
Tuesday
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Frequency: Fortnightly on Tuesday from 3rd September 2019 Meetings suspended
Where: Meetings suspended
Organisers: Dave Prior, John Bishop, John Needle
Status: Suspended Limit: 20 Email the group organisers
Description: Playing the ukulele for fun, using simple chords and songs from various eras and genres. Members will be expected to provide their own ‘C’ tuned wooden ukulele.

Other activities in the Instrumental category are:

2 (of 9) Ukulele Imps  
When:
Tuesday
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Frequency: Fortnightly on Tuesday from 17th September 2019 Meetings suspended
Where: Meetings suspended
Organisers: Celia Honeywill, Monty Toplis
Status: Suspended Limit: 20 Email the group organisers
Description: A group for intermediate players looking to improve their technique. Occasional 50p for printing

3 (of 9) U3Ukes (Intermediate) Further Information
When:
Wednesday
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Frequency: Fortnightly on Wednesday from 13th September 2017 Meetings suspended
Where: Meetings suspended
Organisers: Robert Yeowell (Group Organiser), Jim Sinclair (Assistant Group Organiser), Lorraine Holland (In charge of music)
Status: Suspended Limit: 25 Email the group organisers
Description: This is a friendly intermediate group of ukulele players who enjoy playing and singing popular songs together and learning new songs and techniques. This group is not suitable for complete beginners.

4 (of 9) Guitar  
When:
Wednesday
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Frequency: Fortnightly on Wednesday from 6th September 2017 Meetings suspended
Where: Meetings suspended
Organiser: Jim Sinclair
Status: Suspended Limit: none given Email the group organisers
Description: This is a group for intermediate level acoustic guitar players. We aim to develop our theoretical understanding of music as well as improve technique and learn new songs together. A commitment to practice is required.

5 (of 9) Uke n'sing  
When:
Wednesday
2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Frequency: Fortnightly on Wednesday from 18th September 2019 Meetings suspended
Where: Meetings suspended
Organiser: Adele Merrison
Status: Suspended Limit: none given Email the group organisers
Description: We’re open to any players who know the main chords and have some experience of playing. We play and sing mostly as a whole acoustic group, but with solos and small groups sometimes.We have an extensive songbook, covering many genres, and can play any other songs members suggest. We like to try new things so are very open to members’ ideas about how the group develops. Some of the things we are planning so far are to arrange masterclasses (with visiting guests) to improve our skills, have input from Tutor Gerry on different strumming patterns etc.

6 (of 9) Merribells 'A'  
When:
Thursday
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Frequency: Fortnightly on Thursday from 5th September 2019 Meetings suspended
Where: Meetings suspended
Organisers: Francis Hobbs, Julia Hobbs (Events)
Status: Suspended Limit: 11 Email the group organisers
Description: We aim to perform music of a good standard on handbells for our own enjoyment and for that of others when requested. An ability to read music is necessary.

7 (of 9) Merribells 'B'  
When:
Thursday
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Frequency: Fortnightly on Thursday from 12th September 2019 Meetings suspended
Where: Meetings suspended
Organiser: Francis Hobbs
Status: Suspended Limit: none given Email the group organisers
Description: Merribells 'B' acts as a training group for Merribells A and members play music on handbells for their own enjoyment. An ability to read music is desirable.

8 (of 9) Merrifolk  
When:
Thursday
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Frequency: Fortnightly on Thursday from 12th September 2019 Meetings suspended
Where: Meetings suspended
Organisers: Rosemary Prior, Jenny Badger (Bookings), Adrian Randell-Sly
Status: Suspended Limit: none given Email the group organisers
Description: We enjoy playing folk music together, entertaining groups with a one hour programme of music, song and comic verse. We are at full capacity, but will help to start up another group on a different day.

9 (of 9) Woodwind Group  
When:
Friday
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Frequency: Fortnightly on Friday from 6th September 2019 Meetings suspended
Where: Meetings suspended
Organiser: David Dale
Status: Suspended Limit: none given Email the group organisers
Description: We offer the opportunity for players of woodwind instruments (with reasonable sight reading skills) to play together. We play a variety of music in 3-6 parts. There will be a charge of 20p per session for refreshments.