Floyd County Old Time Music Get-Together: One Hour Afternoon Workshops
Venue: Floyd EcoVillage, Floyd
Date: Saturday, March 17, 2018
Time: 4:00 - 5:50 PM
Event Types: Music, Class
The cost is $25.00 per workshop

Floyd County Old Time Music Get-Together presents One Hour Afternoon Workshops on Friday, March 16, 2018 and Saturday, 17, 2018 at the Floyd EcoVillage.

The Handmade Music School is offering a series of one-hour afternoon workshops as part of the Floyd County Old Time Music Get-Together. Workshops include intermediate and advanced classes in fiddle, banjo, guitar, dance, and singing.

Saturday Schedule:

Saturday, March 17th from 4:00-4:50 pm:
• Mac Traynham & Andy Buckman: Fiddle / Banjo Duets
• Ben Nelson: Core Rhythms, Chords, and Anchor Notes: Tools for Jamming and • Learning by Ear (all instruments)
• Trevor McKenzie: Finger Pickin’ Good – An Intro to 2 Finger Banjo Styles
• Emily Miller: Song Session

Saturday, March 17th from 5:00-5:50 pm:
• Shay Garriock: Fiddle Setup for Best Tone and Playability or Tunes
• Rachel Eddy: Singing with the Fiddle
• Joe “joebass” DeJarnette: Sound Reinforcement for Stringband Concerts and Dances
• Becky Hill: Body Percussion 101

We are opening these workshops to the public.

Pre-registration is required. The cost is $25.00 per workshop.

The Handmade Music School, along with The Floyd Country Store, is excited to announce the First Annual Floyd County Old Time Music Get-Together at EcoVillage in Floyd County, Virginia.This amazing four day camp will take place on March 15–18, 2018.

The Floyd Old Time Music Get-Together offers intermediate and advanced classes in fiddle, banjo, guitar dance and singing. Afternoon sessions will feature presentations and workshops with visiting masters, and evenings will offer square-dancing, concerts and lots of tune-playing opportunities.

Floyd EcoVillage is located at 188 Eco Village Trail in Floyd, VA.

For more information on the event or to register online, visit: https://floydcreativestudios.org/event/get-together-weekend-afternoon-workshops-2018/ or call 540-745-4434.

For more information on the Floyd EcoVillage, visit: http://floydecovillage.com/ or https://www.facebook.com/FloydEcoVillage or call 540-745-4434.
Looking for local holiday and Christmas fun? View the 2018 NRV Holiday Events

Want to hear the latest on what's happening with local events in the New River Valley?
Click here to Sign-up for our Email Newsletter.

Also join NextThreeDays on Facebook and Twitter.
Join NextThreeDays on Facebook Join NextThreeDays on Twitter
Close Window (X)

E-mail Event:

Enter your name and then your friend's e-mail address below to send them a link to this event on NextThreeDays. You may enter up to four e-mail addresses.

* Your Name:

* E-mail 1:
  E-mail 2:
  E-mail 3:
  E-mail 4:

  (* Denotes Required Field)

Text Event:

Enter your name and then the cell phone number and carrier below to send a text message for this event on NextThreeDays.

* Your Name:

Phone Information:

Note: Enter only numbers. No dashes or other characters allowed
* Cell Phone Number:

* Cell Phone Carrier:

  (* Denotes Required Field)

Link to Event:

If you would like to send a direct link to this event to send to someone else, post in Twitter, etc., just copy and paste one of the links below.

Full Link:

Short Link courtesy of bit.ly:

Note: To close this window, simply press the ESCAPE key, click on the "Close Window (X)" link (right-top), or click anywhere outside this window.