SCHEDULE to be announced soon

 

2018 Schedule

Friday, May 11

9:45a-10:15a Welcome, Orientation, Introductions (Living Room)

10:15a-11:00a Seminar I: Jayme Stone and Wes Corbett  (Living Room)

11:00a-12:15p Class A
Improvising in Bluegrass (BB)
Two Octave Single String Scales (Wes)
Color Notes and Extended Harmony for Bluegrass, Blues and Jazz (Ben) 

12:15p-1:15p Lunch

1:15p-2:30p Class B
Rice on the Banjo (BB)
Fiddle Tune in 2 Octaves (Wes) 
Musical Ideas from Mali, Sweden, and India (Jayme) 

2:30p-2:45p Coffee Break

2:45p-4:00p Class C
The Metronome is your Friend (Jake)
Beyond Diatonic: Musical Approaches to Using Chromatic, Diminished and Other Scales (Jayme) 
Playing Chord Progressions without Shifting Positions (Ben) 

4:00p-5:00 Masterclasses (Trad. Bluegrass)

8pm Banjo Summit Faculty Concert
The Artery: 252-254 Linden Street Fort Collins, CO 80524
with Ross Martin, Enion Pelta-Tiller and Eric Thorin

Saturday, May 12

10:00a-10:45a Seminar II: Ross Martin and Jake Schepps (Living Room)

11:00a-12:15p Class A
Single String Fiddle Tunes (BB)
Fiddle Tune in 2 Octaves (Wes) 
Modern Single String (Jayme) 

12:15p-1:30p Lunch

1:30p-2:45p Class B
Improvising in Bluegrass (BB)
Basics of Samba Rhythms and Brazilian Choro (Jake)
Playing Chord Progressions without Shifting Positions (Ben) 

2:45p-3:00p Coffee Break

3:00p-4:15p Class C
The Magic of JD Crowe (Wes)
Musical Ideas from Mali, Sweden, and India (Jayme)
Playing Rolling Melodies on a Single String (Ben)  

4:15p-5:30p Masterclasses (Fiddle Tunes)

5:30p-8:00pm Music District open to Jamming

Sunday, May 13

10:00a-10:45a Seminar III: Ben Krakauer and BB Bowness (Living Room)

11:00a-12:15p Class A
The Magic of JD Crowe (Wes)
Playing Rolling Melodies on a Single String (Ben)
Fun in the Key of F  (Jake)

12:15p-1:15p Lunch

1:15p-2:30p Class B
Two Octave Single String Scales (Wes)
Beyond Diatonic: Musical Approaches to Using Chromatic, Diminished and Other Scales (Jayme)  
Rice on the Banjo (BB)

2:30p-3:45p Class C
Single String Fiddle Tunes (BB)
Modern Single String (Jayme)
Color Notes and Extended Harmony for Bluegrass, Blues and Jazz (Ben)  

4:00-5:15p Masterclasses (Originals Tunes)

5:15p-5:30p Closing Ceremonies