Banjo Classes

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

2018 Instructors
more announced soon

Banjo

Gerald Jones

Alan Tompkins


Guitar

Dix Bruce



Mandolin

Dix Bruce

Gerald Jones


Fiddle

Roberta Rast

TBA

Dobro

Finger Style Guitar

Sam Swank


Clawhammer Banjo

Lee Thomas

O.J.Laier


Bass

Irl Hees


Songwriting/Guitar