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Steve James New York City Blues Mandolin Workshop

By Mandolin Cafe
June 13, 2008 - 10:15 am

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Steve James

Steve James

New York, N.Y. — Steve James will host a blues mandolin workshop on July 17, 2008, 7:00 - 9:00 p.m. at 19 West 21st Street, STE 1002.

The cost of the workshop is $65 and attendance will be limited to a dozen students.

Based in Austin, Texas, Steve has become known internationally as a prime exponent of contemporary American roots music through nearly non-stop touring, numerous recordings (solo and in support of other artists), books, videos and articles. A world renowned fingerstyle and bottleneck guitarist, he has played live with a slate of blues/roots luminaries including John Hammond, Bo Diddley, Buddy Guy, Howard Armstrong and his frequent duet partner Del Rey.

Steve has released two very popular volumes of Blues Mandolin Instruction on Homepsun Tapes, and has several DVD's and Instructional books on Fingerstyle Guitar and Bottleneck Blues with Hal Leonard Press.

NOTE: Advance registration is required on a first come, first served basis. Walk-in registrations will not be accepted. Additional information and registration for the workshop is available by emailing jon@secondfiddles.com.

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Click map pin for directions to Steve James Blues Mandolin Workshop, 19 West 21st Street, New York, NY 10010.

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