Monday, 19 August 2013

Fest-Jam at Mazy, 30-31 Aug. 2013

Thanks to Steve Louvat, Laurent Eeckhout, and Pascal Similon in Belgium for this news:

Dear friends, musicians and music lovers,

The end of August : our Big Jam Festival, several great concerts on August 30 & 31 in Mazy, bring your instruments!!!

Eleventh Mazy Bluegrass, Irish, & Old Time Jam » next Friday 30th and Saturday 31st June 2013

A reminder:

Goal: to offer a friendly meeting place for fans of bluegrass, Irish, old-time music and more globally, for fans of acoustic music who wish to share musical moments between players or listeners.

When: these musical meetings are scheduled to the last Friday of each month. In the spirit of the PICNIC FESTIVAL, the next jam will happen on Friday 30th and Saturday 31st of August 2013.

Where: at the wonderful Zy’coop place, 9a rue de l’usine, 5032 Mazy.

Opening hours:
Friday
:
*Doors open at 19:00
*Jams and concerts until the end...

*Saturday:
*Doors open at 16:00
*Jams and concerts until the end...

Who: fans of bluegrass, Irish, and old-time acoustic music, with their instrument or not, beginners or advanced… cheerfulness required!

What: The purpose of the jam is to let the musicians to propose tunes to each other, spontaneously, following the feeling of the moment. However, to allow to everybody to be comfortable, we will suggest every month 'standards' pieces of the style which will be certainly played!

St Anne’s Reel (D)
Turkey in the Straw (G)
Minor Swing (A-)
John Henry (G)
Foggy Dew (B-)
Big Sciota (G)
Arkansas Traveller (D)
Shenandoah Valley breakdown (A)
Gold Rush (A)
Dear Old Dixie (G)
Roanoke (G)
Mason's Apron (A)
Ground speed (G)
Back up & push (C)
Cripple Creek (A)

More details on our website!

Rate:
* Friday €2.00!!!
* Saturday €10.00!!!

Organising team: Steve Louvat, Laurent Eeckhout (Picnic Festival), and Pascal Similon from 'l’Atelier Guy Ness'
Thanks to all volunteers for their help.

Become friends on Facebook now.
Looking forward to meet you there numerous,

Musically yours,

Steve, Laurent, & Pascal