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Miles of Music Brooklyn Winter House Camp March 8-10, 2013

Miles of Music Camp

Friday, March 8, 2013 at 6:00 PM - Sunday, March 10, 2013 at 10:00 PM (EST)

Brooklyn, NY

Miles of Music Brooklyn Winter House Camp March 8-10, 2013

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We're sorry, but the Miles of Music Brooklyn Winter House Camp is full! Please sign-up on the waiting list above and you'll be the first to know if a space opens up.

IN ADDITON, there's a possibility that we'll offer a drop-in rate for certain workshops, if we have space in the class. To hear more about this option, please email milesofmusiccamp@gmail.com and tell us what workshop would most interest you. If you're only interested in the full weekend workshop, no further action is required. You'll be the first to hear about it if a spot opens up!

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ABOUT HOUSE CAMP:

Miles of Music Winter House Camp is a weekend workshop about American old time music, creativity, and how they interact. Come learn fiddle tunes & songs as they’re traditionally played, and then work on incorporating aspects of traditional music into your own songs and arrangements.

 

INSTRUCTORS:

Rayna Gellert (fiddle), Zara Bode & Stefan Amidon of the Sweetback Sisters (singing & percussion), Stephanie Coleman (banjo), guitar (Chris Eldridge), bass (Jacob Silver), and your hosts Laura Cortese & Kristin Andreassen (fiddle, songwriting, guitar & dance). Classes will include all levels of old time fiddle, singing, percussion, dance, banjo & songwriting. Bass, mandolin & guitar classes will be added based on camper interest.

 

LOCATION:

A lovely brownstone in Park Slope, Brooklyn.

 

SCHEDULE:

Friday, 3/8: 6-9pm - Instructor Concert & Potluck. Square Dance at Jalopy Theatre to follow. (Dance is open to the public. Get tickets at www.jalopy.biz.)

Saturday, 3/9: 10am-5pm - Workshops (buffet lunch served). Banquet-style dinner & party to follow.

Sunday, 3/10: 10am-5pm - Workshops (buffet lunch served).

All times are approximate and subject to change. Check the web site for details.

 

COST:

$100/person includes all classes & evening activities. Suggested $20-$30 donation will cover the three delicious meals we'll serve plus coffee & tea.

 

REGISTER NOW:

Space is limited. Apply now (see above).

For a more detailed class description when it's available, email milesofmusiccamp@gmail.com. 

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If you are excited about this event, consider joining Kristin & Laura at the Miles of Music Camp this June. Enjoy a week of music, instruction, jams, concerts, and outdoor relaxation on a beautiful, private 43-acre island in Lake Winnipesaukee near Meredith, New Hampshire. June 8-14, 2013. Musicians of all ages & abilities are welcome. Visit milesofmusiccamp.com for more information.

Have questions about Miles of Music Brooklyn Winter House Camp March 8-10, 2013? Contact Miles of Music Camp

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A lovely private home in Park Slope

Brooklyn, NY

Friday, March 8, 2013 at 6:00 PM - Sunday, March 10, 2013 at 10:00 PM (EST)


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Miles of Music Camp

Laura Cortese & Kristin Andreassen founded this unique camp to bring together staff and students interested in creativity and an exchange of ideas within a diverse musical community. With backgrounds ranging from indie rock to traditional fiddle & dance music, our instructors are profession songwriters and instrumentalists who are excited to share their skills and experiences. For more information, visit milesofmusiccamp.com and find us on Facebook and Twitter.

 

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