Banjo Classes

Alan O'Bryant - Banjo
Tony Trischka
Gerald Jones - Banjo / Mandolin
Alan Tompkins - Banjo

The banjo is a much maligned instrument but we know its just envy…

Our great banjo teachers will help and inspire you to be a better player. Alan Tompkins will teach a special beginner track. Banjo classes will feature all aspects of three finger-style playing, including:

  • Basics of Scruggs style
  • How to incorporate melody into your breaks
  • Chords 101
  • Playing up the neck
  • How to play with a band
  • How to learn by ear more efficiently
  • Fundamentals of backup
  • How to pick out tunes by ear
  • Creating your own solos
  • All the rolls you really need to know

2017 Instructors
more announced soon.

Banjo

Bill Evans

TBA

Gerald Jones

Alan Tompkins


Guitar

Robert Bowlin

Dix Bruce

Tim May



Mandolin

Dix Bruce

Gerald Jones

TBA


Fiddle

Gretchen Priest

Robert Bowlin

TBA

Dobro

TBA


Finger Style Guitar

Sam Swank


Clawhammer Banjo

Lee Thomas

O.J.Laier


Bass

Irl Hees


Songwriting/Guitar

Wil Maring