A special Bluegrass event
for Intermediate and Advanced Pick and Bow students
and the adults in their lives.
Friday March 2, 2018 7:30 pm -9:30 pm
Jam with Valerie and the band
Registration and orientation.
Valerie Smith is an American Roots and Bluegrass recording artist who has performed in the United States, Europe, Canada and the United Kingdom, as well as being a music teacher. Valerie and the band "Liberty Pike" will be teaching you this weekend! This event is made possible by a grant from the Georgia Music Foundation and no fees will be collected! (Donations are always welcome)
Saturday, March 3, 9:00 am – 3:00 pm will be:
Classes for students:
Banjo (not beginning)
Backup guitar while singing
Introduction to dobro
Classes for Beginning (meaning from scratch), and intermediate Adults:
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! We are a 501 (c) (3) organization.