Workshops for 2012
Your festival pass gets you into all the workshops.  Take advantage of some great instruction on your choice of instrument from some of the best in the business. 
All workshops will take place in the Lions Hall.

  SATURDAY
10am - 11am   Kendall  Murphy  -  Acoustic Bass
11am - noon   Colleen O'Brien  - Slow pitch
Noon - 1pm    Gordie Sadler  - Scruggs Banjo
1pm - 2pm     Garry Stevenson Flatpicking
2pm - 3pm     Miriam Sonstenes - Fiddle
3pm - 4pm     Andrew Collins -  Mandolin
SUNDAY
10am - 11am   John Reischman  -  Mandolin
11am - 12am   Colleen O'Brien  - Slow Pitch
Noon - 1pm     Michael Morrison  -  Flatpicking
1pm - 2pm       Daniel Foulks  -  Fiddle
2pm - 3pm       Nick Hornbuckle   -  Banjo
3pm - 4pm       Doug McLean - Clawhammer Banjo



Colleen O'Brien:
Slowpitch Jam
 Join Colleen for a one hour
 class on how to play
 bluegrass...no pressure, 
great instruction...
Sat - Sun   11-12noon




John Reischman:
Mandolin workshop
from the  JayBirds Sunday afternoon,
: John will teach some of his skills on playing mandolin, bring your
 questions...
Sunday 10-11am




Kendall Murphy
Acoustic Bass Workshop:
 from Mark Philips & 3rd Generation,
 Hear what Kendall has to say on acoustic bass playing in bluegrass

Saturday 10-11am


 

Garry Stevenson
Acoustic Flatpicking Guitar Workshop
Saturday 1pm-2
 Garry will teach you some of his pointers,,
for flatpicking

 

Nick Hornbuckle
Banjo Workshop
from John Reischman & the JayBirds:
Join Nick for a banjo workshop,
 Sunday 2-3pm




Michael Morrison
Flatpicking Workshop
from Mark Phillips & 3rd Generation, :
Michael will explain some of the tricks he uses to develop his techniques.

Sunday @12noon - 1pm





Miriam Songstenes
Easy Old Time Fiddle Tunes
from Sweet Ginger &  the Sweet Lowdown, Saturday afternoon will conduct a Fiddle Workshop on   Tunes. Miriam is a fully qualified fiddle teacher, and will answer all your questions..
Saturday 2-3pm


                
Doug McLean
         Clawhammer Banjo Workshop
                         Sunday 3 - 4pm
                                  
        Doug has played clawhammer
             forever, he will share his
             techniques with  you all.

Andrew Collins
Mandolin Workshop
 from Andrew Collins Trio,
 the Foggy Hogtown Boys and
 the Creaking String Quartet 
Will do a mandolin workshop 
Saturday3-4pm




Daniel Foulks,
 Fiddle Workshop:
from Mark Phillips & 3rd Generation,
  Daniel's regular job is teaching fiddle,
so join him for a workshop doing what
 he does best.Sunday 1-2pm


 




Gordie Sadler

Scruggs Style Banjo
from 5 On A String Beginner- Intermediate Scruggs style banjo 
Gordie will teach a workshop orientated towards the beginner - intermediate player. 
Saturday 12noon-1