Tuesday, 23 October 2012

Weekend band workshop in Garching/Munich, 26-27 Apr. 2013

Thanks to Adiaha Bürkmiller of the Banjo Camp Munich for this news:

Weekend band workshop in Garching/Munich, 26-27 Apr. 2013
Hosted by the top US bluegrass band Chris Jones & the Night Drivers: Chris Jones (guitar), Mark Stoffel (mandolin), Ned Luberecki (banjo), Jon Weisberger (bass)

The Night Drivers are seasoned instructors at many prestigious bluegrass workshops, such as: Camp Bluegrass, Levelland, TX - Red, White & Bluegrass Festival, Morgangton, NC - MBOTMA Jam Camp, Richmond, MN - Augusta Heritage Center, Elkins, WV - Steve Kaufmann’s Acoustic Kamp, Alcoa, TN... and many more!

When: 26-27 April 2013
Instruments: Banjo, guitar, mandolin, upright bass
Location: TBA, in the Munich vicinity
  • Instrumental workshops: Advanced rhythm and lead techniques, and how your instrument best serves your band sound
  • Vocal workshops: Lead and harmony vocals in bluegrass music: Expression – dynamics – choice of songs
  • What it takes to be a performer and entertainer: Pace, emcee work, body language, working the microphone
  • Style analysis of classic bluegrass performances on video
  • Lots of jam sessions!
  • Evening concerts
Fee: 2-day workshop €250 Lodging: TBA For more information please contact Adiaha Bürkmiller Tel: Germany -0176-23 64 07 02 E-mail