​​Georgia Pick & Bow

About Us

Pick and Bow offers TWO 10-week sessions and one summer day camp each year. 

Students can in 4th grade thru high-school are welcome to attend.

New students can start with the fall program or summer camp.  Spring session is a continuation of fall session.

We teach fiddle, guitar, mandolin, banjo and bass.

We teach after school in Lumpkin County, Georgia at:

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

We a sliding-scale tuition to meet the needs of all income levels in our county.

Board Members:

Chuck Bell

Jimmy Booth

Margo Booth​

Jean Busbee

Raymond Busbee

John Day​

Ann Whitley Singleton

Doug Singleton

Craig Wilson 

​Esther Morgan-Ellis 

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.

Our classes are fun.  We learn the old songs and sing together!  We are a 501 (c) (3) organization. 

Our Board of Directors

Ben Plowman, President​

Professional Musicians

teaching the next generation

to love

Appalachian Music

Our Classes