Gardner Winter Music Festival

2019 WORKSHOP SCHEDULE, subject to change

Gardner Winter Music Festival (GWMF)

Saturday, Feb 23, 2019

No cost (with admission) and no pre-registration!

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


 Mandolin, beginner Beth Howell and Sue Gimbal
 Fiddle, beginner Richard Eddy
 Hammered Dulcimer, beginner Cindy O'Brien
 Lap Dulcimer, beginner Judy Werner
 Spoons Jeff Fedan

 Appalachian Dance Charlie Burton

 Whistle, beginner Rick Snider
 Pennsylvania tunes Mark Tamsula and friends
 Appalachian Ballad singing Lieselotte Heil
 Lap Dulcimer, intermediate Robert Lackey

 Appalachian Dance Charlie Burton

 Hammered dulcimer, intermediate, WV tunes Jeff Fedan
 Guitar, beginner Joe Pauli
 Fiddle, intermediate 2 Paul Kirk
 Mandolin instrument tips - This workshop will compare different designs, materials, strings, etc that can affect sound and playability. Maintenance and general tips will also be discussed. Dave Harbst
 Autoharp Rosemary Furman

 Bass, beginner Michael Hall
 Banjo, intermediate, rare WV tunes - This workshop will teach less well known tunes from the Elk River area and will feature alternate tunings. Jim Mullins
 Swing Jam Amy Loomis

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

fiddle workshop

Fiddle Workshop taught by Chris Haddox a few years ago