Minnesota Bluegrass and Old-Time Music Association

WINTER BLUEGRASS WEEKEND - WORKSHOP SCHEDULE

The Winter Bluegrass Weekend:
A Festival of Bluegrass & Old-Time Music & Dance
Friday-Sunday, March 4-5-6, 2016

Crowne Plaza Minneapolis West, Plymouth MN

A WORLD OF WORKSHOPS AT THE WINTER BLUEGRASS WEEKEND

There are a variety of workshops in a variety of locations at the Winter Bluegrass Weekend. All are on Saturday. Listed below are four types: general interest workshops (upstairs in Studio 2), beginner instrument workshops (upstairs in Studio 3), workshops in the Gathering Place, and workshops in the Dance Hall.

 

GENERAL INTEREST WORKSHOPS
Saturday Studio 2 Upstairs

11:00 AM Introduction to Clawhammer Banjo with Quillian Roe

12:00 PM Making Your Fiddle Sound More Interesting with Bonnie Hallett

1:00 PM Beginning Old-Time Fiddle with Nick Rowse

2:00 PM Divergent Guitar Styles with Jon Garon, Clint Birtzer and Mark Kreitzer

3:00 PM Performance Stagecraft with Karl Burke
 


BEGINNER INSTRUMENT WORKSHOPS
Saturday Studio 3 Upstairs

1:00 PM TBA
2:00 PM TBA
3:00 PM TBA
4:00 PM TBA


DANCE HALL WORKSHOPS

GATHERING PLACE WORKSHOPS

 

For advance tickets visit our ticket page.

To make the weekend a reality we will need to fill 140 volunteer shifts with many volunteers like you - people willing to do their part to make it happen. Would you be able to help us out for just a couple hours? Volunteers get preferential seating at the Saturday Night Headline Concerts. Pick your time and task on our volunteer page and email us your name for the schedule.

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