The Idler Academy 

 of Philosophy, Husbandry and Merriment 

Recently added Live Courses

Harmonica for Improvers

7 Jun - 21 Jun | Music

Build on your existing skills in our new Harmonica for Improvers course with Ed Hopwood – learn how to bend notes and acquire new rhythm skills to produce some super cool Blues harp…. Read more

Harmonica for Beginners

10 May - 24 May | Music

Ed Hopwood’s three-part course covers harmonica fundamentals such as hand position and getting good clear notes on the instrument. You will learn tunes and key riffs from folk, country and blues styles…. Read more

Recently added Online Courses

A History of London with Dr Matthew Green

Online | History

Join historian and broadcaster Dr Matthew Green on an historical joyride through 800 years of London’s history, from the Middle Ages to the Blitz, which will bring the Unreal City to life like never before…. Read more

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