The Guitar

Help Georgia Pick & Bow !


Drawing April 23 at Dahlonega's Bear On the Square Festival.

 Winner does NOT have to be present.​​

We must collect an estimated 60% of our funding from donations.  

Thanks for your help !

 Good luck to one lucky person!

Students gain confidence, develop a love of music, learn discipline, build camaraderie, and have fun.

Advanced students develop real performance skills playing for festivals, civic groups, and private parties.

Three after-school sites:

  • Blackburn Elementary (Tuesdays) 
  • Long Branch Elementary (Wednesdays) 
  • Lumpkin County Middle School (Thursdays) serving Lumpkin County Elementary and Lumpkin County High Schools.

Bands for Advanced Students

Week-long Summer Camp

Two 10-week sessions 

This beautiful, custom-made guitar is a copy of the classic Martin  Dreadnaught.  It features an abalone bear on the headstock , bear paws made of abalone and pure silver on the fretboard, premium gold-plated, hand-engraved tuners and legal ivory.  Made of African Blackwood, 300-year-old Carpathian Spruce and Honduran Mahogany.  

Includes case.  New.  Value Estimated at $5,000. 
 Made by E.V. Snotherly, Jr., New River Guitars, LLC

Held at Dahlonega Baptist Church, ​Mark your calendars:  


Summer Camp will be June 19-23, 2017.

Life-long Skills