More Than Words - Songwriting Workshops with Tom Wilson, Willie Nile, Alejandro Escovedo and Robyn Hitchcock

The NSLC's Halifax Urban Folk Festival (HUFF), in association with Music Nova Scotia and SOCAN, present More Than Words, a songwriting workshop with Tom Wilson (Junkhouse, Blackie and the Rodeo Kings, Lee Harvey Osmond), Willie NileAlejandro Escovedo and Robyn Hitchcock.

This is an amazing opportunity to learn about the art and nature of songwriting from four talented, internationally recognised and accomplished songwriters and performers.

Two educational sessions, hosted by SOCAN's Tim Hardy, will take place at The Carleton Music Bar & Grill, 1685 Argyle St., Halifax, N.S. The sessions will provide information on the art of music composition, lyric writing, and the business of songwriting. Due to the overwhelming demand at last year's sessions, these workshops have been moved into the back half of the main dining room at the Carleton.

1st Session: Saturday, August 31st. Featuring Tom Wilson and Willie Nile1pm

2nd Session: Sunday, September 1st. Featuring Alejandro Escovedo and Robyn Hitchcock1pm

The workshop series is free and open to the public. There are only 40 spots available in each session, so please RSVP as soon as possible to with the subject line “HUFF”. Spots will held for those who RSVP, and will given out on a first come, first served basis on the day of the workshops, should any remain. RSVP’s must be received no later than Friday, August 30th. You may attend both sessions, but please indicate clearly which session(s) you want to attend.  Only two names per RSVP email please.

For more information, please contact:

Serge Samson
Event and Member Training Manager
Music Nova Scotia
off: +1 902 423 6271 x 103
direct: +1 902 423 4153
mob: +1 902 499 9880

Special thanks to Jay Smith for the title.