Berkeley Old Time Music Convention Spring Situation
Saturday, May 9, 2015, 12:00 pm

free performances, workshops, jams, build a tin can banjo!

FREE


May 09 12:00 pm
noon to 4:00 p.m.
 
The same wonderful folks who bring us the Berkeley Old Time Music Convention in September are bringing us the Berkeley Old Time Music SPRING SITUATION, and it’s free for one and all!
 
Free performances on the Freight stage
1:00   Pig’s Foot String Band
1:30   Manning Music Fiddlers
2:00   Carlo Calabi & Barry Shultz
2:30   Mt. Diablo String Band
3:00   Duo Pizzicato
3:30   UC Berkeley Old Time Buddies
 
Open jams in the lobby or outside
Noon Manning Music Fiddlers – Kids Jam!
1:00   More Pretty Girls Than One
2:00   Pig’s Foot String Band
3:00   Lloyd Elliot & the Jailhouse String Band – String Band Blues Jam
Room for more jams inside & outside the Freight!
 
Workshops Upstairs
Noon Beginning Fiddle w/ Erik Hoffman
          Sacred Harp Singing School – Musical Theory & History
1:00   Mandolin w/ Bill Foss
          Hambone w/ Erik Hoffman
          Sacred Harp Singing School – Rudiments
2:00   Mexican Fiddle Music – La Familia Peña-Govea
          Clawhammer Banjo – Stefan Curl
          Sacred Harp Singing School – Community Sing
3:00   Harmony Singing – Carlo Calabi & Barry Shultz
          Fiddle Tunes – Harry & Cindy Liedstrand
          Cajun Jam – Blair Kilpatrick & Steve Tabak
 
Build a Tin Can Banjo!
1:30 to 3:00   Workshop for Kids & Their Families – Stewart Port
 
Consult http://www.berkeleyoldtimemusic.org/spring2015.html for more detailed information & profiles of the bands.

 
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