The Minnesota Bluegrass & Old-Time Music Association presents…
PRE-FESTIVAL INSTRUCTIONAL CAMPS
Prior to the Minnesota Bluegrass & Old-Time Music Festival
at El Rancho Mañana Campground on August 10-13, 2017
Bluegrass Jam Camp with 2016 IBMA Instrumental Group of the Year Frank Solivan & Dirty Kitchen
The members of Frank Solivan & Dirty Kitchen (www.dirtykitchenband.com), Frank Solivan (mandolin), Chris Luquette (guitar), Jeremy Middleton (standup bass), and Mike Munford (banjo) will host a three-day bluegrass instructional camp. This camp is for beginners and intermediate level players 12 years and older and will include individual instrument instruction plus group playing and harmony singing dynamics. The camp will culminate with a short stage presentation for all participants on Thursday evening. What a great way to start a festival weekend! Tuesday August 8th (after 6PM) through Thursday August 10th, 2017. $120 registration fee before July 25th, $150 after that date. Pre-registration advised. Class size limited to 12 students per instructor. For more information or to register call 800-635-3037 email to email@example.com.
Sound Workshop with Armadillo Sound & Design
Doug Lohman of Armadillo Sound & Design will be our audio and sound reinforcement faculty for a pre-festival 2017 Sound Workshop at the Minnesota Bluegrass & Old-Time Music Festival at El Rancho Mañana near Richmond MN. This will be an intensive two day workshop covering many aspects of audio production and sound reinforcement. The nature and characteristics of audio, gear (analog and digital) and how to master it, along with the characteristics of a successful sound person will be the topics. Camp begins at 9:00 AM on Wednesday August 9th and runs through Thursday August 10th, 2017. $100 registration fee before July 25th, $125 after that date. Pre-registration is advised as class size is limited to 12 students. For questions or to register call 800-635-3037 or email to firstname.lastname@example.org.