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Old Time Music & Gee's Bend Quilting


During this workshop quilters and artists pursue their work in a beautiful, encouraging atmosphere while others fully immerse themselves in old-time music, their days and nights filled with classes taught by master musicians, jam sessions, concerts and group performances. Classes include... 

BANJO I
RACHEL EDDY

BANJO II
RILEY BAUGUS

FIDDLE I
ANN WHITLEY

FIDDLE II
JOSEPH DECOSMIO

GEE'S BEND QUILTING
CHINA PETTWAY & MARY ANN PETTWAY

GUITAR
EVAN KINNEY

HANDMADE BEADS & JEWELRY MAKING
LEE ANNE JONES

HARMONY SINGING
Kay Justice & Alice Gerrard

OLD-TIME REPERTOIRE
Howard Raines & Trisha Spencer 

UKULELE I
CHARLIE HARTNESS

UKULELE II
Aaron Keim

Additional staff musicians and mini-class instructors include...

JIM CAUTHEN
JOYCE CAUTHEN
JAMIE FINLEY
NANCY HARTNESS
JIM HOLLAND
MICK KINNEY

Participants register for one class that includes six in-depth sessions in that discipline. Afternoon mini classes give participants a chance to take part in a singing group, begin to learn to play an instrument new to them, such as harmonica or participate in square dancing. Instructors for mini-classes will provide a few loaner instruments. 

Earlier Event: September 14
September Session
Later Event: November 9
November Session