Lamb’s Retreat for Songwriters

The 25th annual Lamb’s Retreat for Songwriters,
October 31-November 10, 2019

Directed by John D. Lamb at the Birchwood Inn, Harbor Springs, Michigan


KirbyFloyd King, Chuck Brodsky, Jack BenedictBonnie Couchie, Ken Bierschbach, Linden Thoburn, Bruce Smith,Michael Brennan, Wade Whittington, Samantha Goodell, Don Lee and anyone who registers for all ten days, Oct 31-Nov 10, 2019.


Retreat is open to all songwriters, their friends and family.

Concerts open to public Saturdays, November 2 & 9, 2019, 8pm, $15 suggested donation
Birchwood Inn, 7291 S. Lake Shore Drive, Harbor Springs, MI, 49740

To register for either week or all ten days, call Springfed 248-589-3913 or use any credit card online here.

Write a song. Inspirational talk/presentations. Discussions on craft/creative process. Open mic/song swaps. One on one sessions.
Good food. Great accommodations.

This year’s weekend schedules are here.

Scholarship opportunities from Blissfest Music Organization

“I found Lamb’s Retreat to be a beautiful setting and welcoming community of writers, who took on John’s uniquely individualized song assignments with impressive results.”

– Brett Perkins, Listening Room International Songwriter Retreats

Springfed Arts Lamb’s Retreats for Songwriters 2019 Registration

Rates include Thursday night gala reception, 3 breakfasts, 2 lunches, 2 dinners, wine and beverages.

Week 1 – Oct 31-Nov 3, 2019  Week 2 – Nov 7-10, 2019

Single occupancy-3 nights Oct 31-Nov 3 ■ $650  Nov 7-10 ■ $650

Share a dbl occ-3 nights Oct 31-Nov 3 ■ $525each  Nov 7-10 ■ $525each

Non-lodge-includes meals ■$400 Non-lodge-includes meals ■$400

Sharing with________________________________________ ____________________________________

Single occupancy ALL 10 nights Oct 31-Nov 10, 2019 ■$1450

Many songwriters opt for the full ten days so they can enjoy the midweek serenity and write more.

We gather in the Fireside Room.  Songs are sung.  They’re heard.

Discounted lodging rate for pre and post stays are $75 per room, per night.


Photos from previous retreats:
Photos by Charlie Auringer found on Facebook here.

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