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Breedlove Festival 2009 - Bend, Oregon

By Mandolin Cafe
June 28, 2009 - 11:00 am

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Breedlove Festival - Bend, Oregon

Breedlove Festival - Bend, Oregon

Bend, Ore. — Grammy award winning entertainment played on extraordinary Breedlove instruments in Central Oregon's pristine high desert is all part of this year's Breedlove Festival, held July 30 - August 1, 2009.

The Breedlove festival is a benefit celebration in support of school music & tone wood replenishment.

On Thursday, July 30, AMA, CMA and Grammy award winners Sugarland will be performing at the Les Schwab Amphitheater.

Friday and Saturday the Festival will host performances by Grammy award winning artist Ed Gerhard. Grammy nominee, Grammy Hall of Fame Inductee, Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Inductee, and Country Music Hall of Fame Inductee Chris Hilman will also appear with Herb Pedersen, Dire Straits founder David Knopfler & Harry Bogdanovs.

Addition festivals performer will include:
Jay Roberts
Ben Lacy
Trace Bundy
Mark Alan
Bill Keale & Kim Breedlove
Key of Dreams
California Guitar Trio
Sola Via
Misty River
Taarka

Artists will also be leading clinics throughout the weekend and Team Breedlove will be conducting shop tours, hosting Guitar Care clinics and teaching about tone woods.

Festival information

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