Thursday, 22 March 2007

Deering Banjo Weekend in UK, 24-5 March

On Saturday 24 March and Sunday 25 March, Greg and Janet Deering will present a Deering Banjo weekend at Eagle Music, 1 St Paul's House, Armitage Bridge, Huddersfield HD4 7NR, northern England.

On Saturday there'll be a chance to meet Greg and Janet at 10.00 a.m. A showcase from 12.00 noon till 7.30 p.m. will include a presentation from Greg Deering, 'How to set up the best sounding banjo', and performances by Kieran Hanrahan and Tom Napper (tenor banjo), Howard 'Shep' Shepherd (plectrum banjo), Tim Howard (bluegrass banjo), and Paul Bienek (clawhammer banjo).

Further details, including a draw for a Goodtime banjo, are on the Deering website. Thanks to FOAOTMAD for this news.