Don Stiernberg Workshops
By Thom Alexander
January 10, 2004 - 6:30 am
The Americana Music Academy (AMA) in Lawrence, Kansas presents two mandolin workshops with jazz mandolin master Don Stiernberg on Saturday, February 21, 2004.
AMA is a non-profit roots-based music academy and in cooperation with the Mandolin Cafe is presenting a series of mandolin events in celebration of Lawrence's annual Mandofest, held in Lawrence in early May.
Stiernberg, on virtually everyone's list of top mandolin players will present two workshops with registration limited to twelve participants for each session with the second session a repeat of the first.
This Chicago-based mandolinist has recently released two critically acclaimed jazz mandolin recordings and has been interviewed by Terry Gross on NPR's Fresh Air. He is also in demand as a clinician, appearing on the faculty at Steve Kaufman's mandolin camp, and will be a featured instructor at The Art of Mandolin - A Mandolin Symposium this August in Santa Cruz, California.
Register as follows:
Reserve your spot by emailing Academy Executive Director Thom Alexander and indicate your Session choice.
Session I: 9:30 AM - noon
Session II: 2:00 - 4:30 PM
Send $40.00 check payable to:
American Music Academy
c/o Don Stiernberg Workshop
Lawrence, KS 66044
The workshop will be held at the Academy address listed above.
Americana Music Academy web site
Don Stiernberg web site