Gardner Winter Music Festival

Gardner Winter Music Festival (GWMF)

Saturday, Feb 27, 2016

No cost (with admission) and no pre-registration!    (pdf icon pdf version here)

Please check near the festival entrance for workshop rooms and last-minute changes.

11:00-12:30Lap Dulcimer - beginner (dulcimers available to borrow during workshop)Robert Lackey
 Mandolin - beginner Jeanne Sutton
 Tune the Hammer Dulcimer without a tuner Jeff Fedan
 Bass Techniques Michael Hall
 Autoharp Rosemary Furman
 Touch the Instruments Nora Snider
12:00-1:00 or so Appalachian Flatfoot Dancing Charlie Burton
12:45-2:15Harp Cindy Lewellen
 Bluegrass Guitar - intermediate Doug Wiley
 Clawhammer Banjo - beginner Stephen McCue
 Bass Jim Kumquat
 Square Dance calling – beginner Taylor Runner
 Vocals: learn 2 songs in 4-part harmony Angelica (Monica Andis, Nancy Utt, Carol Matthews, and Jan Woodward)
 Touch the Instruments Nancy Byrd
2:30-3:30 Appalachian Flatfoot Dancing Charlie Burton
2:30-4:00 Harmonica (key of G; harmonicas available for sale)John Lozier
 Fiddle - beginner Richard Eddy
 Bluegrass Banjo - intermediate Paul Ferry
 Slow Jam - for lap dulcimer and anyone else Judy Werner
 Whistle (key of D; whistles available for sale) Rick Snider
 Bowed Psaltery (psalteries available to borrow during workshop) Mary Zuercher
 Spoons Jeff Fedan

4:20 pm in the auditorium:  Presentation of the 2016 Heritage Award

8 pm to 10 pm in the cafeteria:  Square Dance with Taylor Runner, caller


Thanks to all of our workshop leaders. We couldn't do this without you!

fiddle workshop

Fiddle Workshop taught by Chris Haddox in 2009