27th SUMMER BLUEGRASS WORKSHOP
Dear friends of bluegrass!
The event takes five days full of intensive work: 5 – 6 hours a day exercising in classes and free grouping and jamming afterwards. We are not strictly focused on teaching bluegrass ‘flat-picking’ styles only – other genres are also welcomed and beginners are not excluded! Our teachers play in the best Czech and/or Slovak bluegrass bands a most of them have international experience and can speak English. (And of course, many of the participants can communicate in English, too).
Some other services and activities are offered: jam sessions, consultations on instruments and minor repairs, one evening devoted to listening CD’s on a special topic, performances of bands, etc. Each workshop is closed by a ‘mini-festival’ on Friday evening. The performers are all participants and their teachers as well as special guests.
The price (EUR 300, or EUR 400 for a single room) includes the tuition, accommodation (2/4-bed rooms in a hostel across the street) and full-board.
We start on sunday at 3 p.m. (the hostel is not accessible before this time).GPS:
Workshop (school in Komenskeho Street) N 48°56.429' E 16°43.943'
Hostel N 48°56.440', E 16°43.988'
If you need an assistance, send me your phone number, I will send you mine. Looking forward to you!