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Below are dates of some of our workshops:

Friday, 23 March, 2018
Wilmington Winter Bluegrass Festival, Claymont, DE
with Dan Miller

In conjunction with the Wilmington Winter Bluegrass Festival, Flatpicking Guitar Magazine editor, Dan Miller
will be conducting 6 hours of guitar workshops as follows:
Flatpicking Guitar Workshop Topics:
1) Developing Speed, Accuracy, and Tone
2) Rhythm, Timing, and Groove
3) Improvisation
Cost: $40
For reservations and more details contact: Kevin Justice via email: kevin_justice@yahoo.com

Friday, April 27 through Sunday, April 29, 2018
Jade Green Farm, Harrisburg, Missouri
Flatpicking Essentials Workshop for guitar and mandolin

with Tim May and Dan Miller
Tim May and Dan Miller, the authors of the Flatpicking Essentials Series, will conduct a 3-day workshop
covering the following topics (for guitar and mandolin):
1) Developing Speed, Accuracy, and Tone
2) Rhythm, Timing, and Groove
3) Developing Creative Solos
4) Improvisation
5) Advanced Improvisation and Technique
6) Learning Music By Ear
There will be 5 workshop sessions lasting 2.5 hours each. The first will be on Friday evening, the last will be on Sunday morning.
Food will be provided and lodging is available.
For details, contact Dan Miller: dan@flatpick.com or 573-823-5582


Friday, July 13 through Sunday, July 15, 2018
Jade Green Farm, Harrisburg,
Missouri
Swing and Jazz Workshop for guitar and mandolin

with Tim May and Dan Miller
Tim May and Dan Miller, the authors of the Flatpicking Essentials Series, will conduct a 3-day workshop
covering swing and jazz (for guitar and mandolin). Topics addressed will be:
1) Swing and jazz rhythm topics to include chord forms, chord substitutions, chord voicing, chord progressions, and more
2) Swing and jazz soloing focused on ideas for improvisation.
There will be 5 workshop sessions lasting 2.5 hours each. The first will be on Friday evening, the last will be on Sunday morning.
Food will be provided and lodging is available.
For details, contact Dan Miller: dan@flatpick.com or 573-823-5582


Friday, August 17 through Sunday, August 19, 2018
Jade Green Farm, Harrisburg,
Missouri
Bluegrass Banjo Workshop

with Tim May and Dan Miller
Tim May and Dan Miller will conduct 3-day bluegrass banjo workshop covering topics such as:
1) Developing Speed, Accuracy and Tone
2) Banjo Backup
3) Developing Solos
4) Improvisation
5) Learning Music By Ear
Scruggs, Melodic, and Single String styles will be addressed.
There will be 5 workshop sessions lasting 2.5 hours each. The first will be on Friday evening, the last will be on Sunday morning.
Food will be provided and lodging is available.
For details, contact Dan Miller: dan@flatpick.com or 573-823-5582


Friday, October 12 through Sunday, October 14, 2018
Jade Green Farm, Harrisburg,
Missouri
Flatpicking Essentials Workshop for guitar and mandolin

with Tim May and Dan Miller
Tim May and Dan Miller, the authors of the Flatpicking Essentials Series, will conduct a 3-day workshop
covering the following topics (for guitar and mandolin):
1) Developing Speed, Accuracy, and Tone
2) Rhythm, Timing, and Groove
3) Developing Creative Solos
4) Improvisation
5) Advanced Improvisation and Technique
6) Learning Music By Ear
There will be 5 workshop sessions lasting 2.5 hours each. The first will be on Friday evening, the last will be on Sunday morning.
Food will be provided and lodging is available.
For details, contact Dan Miller: dan@flatpick.com or 573-823-5582


Friday, November 2nd through Sunday, November 4th, 2018
Jade Green Farm, Harrisburg,
Missouri
Songwriting Workshop

with Brad Davis and Tony Ramey
Brad Davis and Tony Ramey, who have both written numerous hit songs in the genres of bluegrass and country music, will conduct a 3-day songwriting workshop. In addition to all topics related to how to write songs, sessions will also include topics relating to using your instrument to help support your song and how to best record and demo your song.
There will be 5 workshop sessions lasting 2.5 hours each. The first will be on Friday evening, the last will be on Sunday morning.
Food will be provided and lodging is available.
For details, contact Dan Miller: dan@flatpick.com or 573-823-5582










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