Minnesota Bluegrass and Old-Time Music Association


A Festival of Bluegrass & Old-Time Music & Dance
Fri-Sun, Feb 28 to March 2, 2014, Crowne Plaza Minneapolis West, Plymouth MN

LessonPros are sponsoring our 2014 WBW Workshop Schedule

Saturday - Upstairs Conference Room

10:00 AM - Songwriting With Wayne Hamilton. This perennial favorite will be led by Wayne Hamilton of the Minnesota Association of Songwriters.

11:00 AM - Tune Jerks: What It Takes To Be A (Tune) Jerk. 

12:00 PM - Brian Wicklund & Co: Make Your Own Killer Bluegrass Solo.

1:00 PM - Mary Henderson & Geoff Shannon: Duet Singing & Arranging.

2:00 PM - Beginners' Clawhammer Banjo with Quillan Roe. Q will be teaching the basic right-hand motion for old-time clawhammer banjo playing.

3:00 PM - Eric Paulson: Walking The Bass. Eric will show you how to play more than just the standard one-five pattern.

4:00 PM - Nic Hentges: Bluegrass Live! Nic will cover the basics of live sound with a focus on for acoustic music.

2014 Workshop Schedule
Additional workshops held in the Old-Time Music & Dance Hall are listed on the Dance Hall schedule page. Additional workshops held in The Gathering Place are listed on the Gathering Place schedule page. 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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