Education at the Freight

Classes and workshops at the Freight offer a chance for anyone to experience the joy of singing, playing instruments, and sharing traditional music in community with others.


Current class schedule

Fall I Session: September 11 - October 22


Berkeley Old Time Music Convention - Instructional Workshops - registration now open!


Freighter Tots

Folk singing with kids ages 18 months to 6 years from 10-11am on Saturday mornings. Click here for more information. 


Upcoming workshops and drop-in style jams/classes

fiddlekids, the summer day camp for kids devoted to traditional fiddle music, is held in June.



Please contact our education department with any questions: (510) 644-2020, ext 122 or


Scholarships for Freight classes are available through Students Rock Foundation. Please visit for details.



Freight & Salvage Calendar of Events
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