Georgia Pick and Bow preserves Appalachian music by offering affordable instruction to students in grades 4 through 12 in Lumpkin County.   

  • We offer a sliding tuition scale so everyone can afford to learn – they just have to put in the practice. 
  • Our classes are fun. 
  • We learn the old songs and sing together! 

Georgia Pick and Bow Traditional Music School is a 501 (c) (3) organization, all donations are deductible.  


$5 each


3 for $10

Saturday All Pick and Bow students are invited to jam with us!  Jam in our booth with Ann Whitley-Singleton and friends throughout the day.   


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This lucky "retired" fiddle has a new life mounted in a lovely handmade frame.  Raymond Busbee is an amazing artisan and one of the nicest people you will ever meet.  He created this piece especially for Pick and Bow.   It will be offered as a silent auction item in our booth during the Bear on the Square Festival in Dahlonega, April 26 - 28, 2019.  All funds raised will benefit Georgia Pick & Bow.


Sunday ALL Pick and Bow students have been invited to play on the BIG STAGE at 12:30 pm!  

Bear on the Square Festival 

April 27-28, 2019

​We Perform Sunday at 12:30 pm in the Main Tent!

Preserving and promoting the traditional music of our region of Appalachia by leading youngsters to play and sing in the old-time and bluegrass traditions.

Georgia Pick and Bow Preserves Appalachian tradition

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​​Georgia Pick & Bow