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Colorado Roots Music Camp

By Mandolin Cafe
July 11, 2006 - 7:00 am

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Colorado Roots Music Camp

Colorado Roots Music Camp

Colorado Roots Music Camp will be held the week of August 20-26, 2006 at the Rocky Mountain Mennonite Camp near Divide, Colorado and includes a week of bluegrass, folk, blues, swing, jazz, Irish, flatpicked and fingerstyle guitar, mandolin, banjo, fiddle, bass, singing, learning and fun.

Break out of your routine and be inspired by a variety of styles, first-rate musicians, and the incredible experience of being immersed in acoustic music. The price of $595 includes food, lodging and all activities.

Instructors include Stephen Bennett, Brad Davis, Julie Davis, Pat Donohue, Craig Duncan, Bob Goldstein, Gerald Jones, John Moore, Raul Reynoso, Matt Shortridge, Jon Weisberger. Class sizes are small, with an average 10:1 student-teacher ratio, and students are sure to get plenty of individual attention.

Classes, concerts, master classes, seminars and jamming! From over 35 hands-on classes offered over a broad range of levels, instruments, styles and subjects, you select those that appeal to you. There will also be concerts by instructors and campers, master classes for up-close individualized learning, seminars on interesting and fun topics, and jamming! And, if you're new to jamming, courses specifically designed to get you started are available.

All levels: whether you're just starting out or an advanced player, there are over 35 classes to inspire, inform and challenge you. Each instructor teaches a variety of levels and brings a wealth of fundamentals, technique and style to each class. All ages are welcome. Campers under 18 must be accompanied by an adult.

Additional information:

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