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Grit Laskin Guitar Auction

Auction guitar-front

This is your chance to bid on a beautiful guitar made by master guitar maker Grit Laskin!

Five Great Gift Ideas for Guitar Players

Acoustic Guitar Accessory Pack

Shopping for a picky guitar player? We’ve got some great gift ideas that’ll bring a smile to their face!

Play O Canada at an Ottawa 67’s Game January 11th

Play O Canada at a 67s Game!

Come play O Canada at an Ottawa 67’s game (versus the Kingston Frontenacs) Sunday January 11th. All you need is a ukulele and a voice! The first 60 sign ups get a FREE ticket (with purchase of additional $15 ticket). Want to bring more than one guest? Extra tickets are available for $15 each.

This Just In: Kala Tweed Ukulele Amp

Kala Tweed Amp

The Kala Tweed Ukulele Amp is a great portable practice amp. Plug your MP3 Player or smart phone into the auxiliary input, and you can play along with your favorite tunes. Battery power (two 9 volts) allows you to bring this amp wherever you want to play!

CFMA Nominees to Visit OFC for Workshops Sat. Nov. 29th

CFMA Nominee Workshops

We’re excited to announce that CFMA Nominees Shari Ulrich and Gathering Sparks will visit OFC to host some special workshops on Saturday November 29th. Admission is only $20 for each workshop (or FREE with the purchase of a CFMA Full Access Pass).

We’ll also be hosting a Canadian Folk Music themed Ukulele Jam and a Rise Up Singing singalong! Admission for these sessions is only $5 (and again, they’re FREE with the purchase of a CFMA Full Access Pass!).

We’re Hiring!

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We’re looking for a part-time musical consultant to help with our retail floor staff. Knowledge of guitar (or other folk stringed instrument) and use of computers is essential. Must be available weekends and have a flexible schedule. To apply for this position download and fill out our employment application and email it along with a resume and cover letter to thefolks@ottawafolklore.com.

Up next | Prochainement

  • 1 Jan 2015 OFC School of Music - Ottawa Folklore Centre School of Music
  • 1 Jan 2015 Winter 2015 Programming is Coming… - Ottawa Folklore Centre School of Music
  • 11 Jan 2015 Play O Canada at an Ottawa 67’s Game - Arthur McGregor

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Friday Featured E-Store Item

Friday Featured E-Store Item: Washburn B7 Banjo Package Holiday Banjo Pack

This is a great package for anyone looking for a banjo. The Washburn B7 openback banjo has an unusually warm and balanced tone. It’s a lightweight, no frills banjo that’s perfect for beginners and also as a travel instrument. It features a geared 5th string tuner, which makes for easier and more accurate tuning, coated Remo Weatherking head, cast aluminum tone ring, frailing scoop and a chrome standard tailpiece.

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Reach us | Nous joindre

  • Ottawa Folklore Centre
    1111 Bank Street, Ottawa, Ontario K1S 3X4
    613.730-2887 | 1-800-385-FOLK (3655)
    thefolks@ottawafolklore.com

Hours | Heures

  • Monday-Friday  10 am to 9 pm
  • Saturday  9:30 am to 5:30 pm
  • Sunday  12:00pm-5:00pm

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