Community Open House
Saturday, April 24, 2010, 12:00 pm an afternoon of workshops and performances Free
April 24 12:00 pm

Join us this afternoon for our Spring Open House! We're throwing open our doors all afternoon to celebrate the season with an amazing array of workshops, jam sessions, student performances, and more—all absolutely free! Dancing in the aisles, singing on the stairs, and fiddling in the lobby are sure to ensue as we invite the entire East Bay music-making community (including you!) to this extravaganza, featuring:

 

 

 

ON STAGE

Intro to Bluegrass Jamming students
w/ Jacob Ofman (1:00 - 1:30)
Harlan James Bluegrass Band (1:30 - 2:00)
'ukulele students w/ Hiram Bell (2:00 - 2:30)
Songwriting students w/ Jim Bruno (2:30 - 3:00)
Gypsy Jazz students w/ George Cole (3:00 - 3:15)
Take the Stage bands (3:15 - 4:00)

JAMS/SESSIONS

Jug Band Jam Session
w/ CA Jug Band Association (12:00 - 2:00)
Cajun Jam
w/ Blair Kilpatrick & Steve Tabak (12:00 - 1:15)
Bluegrass Slow Jam
w/ Ran Bush (2:00 - 3:00)
Irish Slow Session
w/ Darcy Noonan, George Grasso, Jason Pollack
(2:00 - 3:00)
Bluegrass Faster Jam
w/ Ran Bush (3:00 - 4:00)
Irish Faster Session
w/ Darcy Noonan, George Grasso, Jason Pollack
(3:00 - 4:00)
Acoustic Blues Jam
w/ Pete Madsen (3:00 - 4:00)

Bring your instruments,
your voice,
and all your friends and neighbors!

WORKSHOPS

"More than Mozart" workshop
w/ Cathy Morris (12:00 - 1:00)
Indian Classical Voice workshop
w/ Gautam Ganeshan (12:00 - 1:00)
Song Circle
w/ Doug Norman & Steve Meckfessel (12:00 - 2:00)
Pennywhistle & Bodhran workshops
w/ Chris Caswell (1:00 - 2:00)
Songwriting workshop
w/ Jim Bruno (1:00 - 2:00)
DADGAD Guitar for Irish Music workshop
w/ George Grasso (1:15 - 2:00)
Art of Gypsy Jazz workshop
w/ George Cole (2:00 - 3:00)
A Cappella Sing w/ In Harmony's Way (2:00 - 4:00)
Learn & Play Fiddle Tunes workshop
w/ Julian Smedley (2:00 - 3:00)
Jammin on Mandolin workshop
w/ Alan Bond (3:00 - 4:00)

Freight & Salvage Calendar of Events

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