Shows



Shows are with The Sweet Lowdown, unless otherwise noted (*)

 

Upcoming Shows:

 

Please check back for upcoming shows.

 

 

Upcoming Workshops:

 

Please check back for upcoming workshops.

 

 

Past Shows:

 

2016

 

January 26-27, 2016–Coldsnap Festival, Prince George, BC

May 23, 2016–Highland Games, Victoria, BC

May 27, 2016–St. Andrews opening for West My Friend’s CD Release, Victoria, BC

November 5, 2016–West Coast Winter Music Society, Victoria, BC

 

2015

 

January 27-31, 2015—musical guest on CBC’s Vinyl Cafe with Stuart McLean, with shows in Campbell River, Nanaimo, Courtneay and Tofino, BC

February 27, 2015—Upstairs Lounge at Recreation Oak Bay, Victoria, BC

March 20, 2015–The Rogue Folk Club, St. James Hall, Vancouver, BC

March 21, 2015–Lillooet Music Society, Lillooet Masonic Hall, 7:30, Lillooet, BC

April 17, 2015–Twisted Vine House Concert, 7:30, Cowichan Valley, BC

April 18, 2015–Private House Concert, 8pm, Victoria, BC

May 9, 2015–Playing with the Joy of Life Choir, Joy of Life Festival, Victoria, BC

May 18, 2015–Highland Games, *SLD Duo, Victoria, BC

May 22-23, 2015–Blue Grouse Winery, Friday, May 22 2pm-4pm; Saturday, May 23 1pm-4pm, Duncan, BC

May 30, 2015–Pulling Together Benefit Concert, Victoria, BC

June 12, 2015–Kildara Farms, private party, Deep Cove, BC

June 12, 2015–House Concert, 7:30, Victoria, BC

June 13, 2015–Private party, Salt Spring Island, BC

June 19-21, 2015–Sooke River Bluegrass Music Festival, Sooke, BC

June 21, 2015–The Norway House, Victoria Folk Society feature, 9pm, Victoria, BC

June 26-July 1, 2015–Alianait Arts Festival  Iqaluit, Nunavut

July 4-5, 2015–Twisted Vine Jamboree, Cowichan Valley, BC

July 12, 2015–Private party, Salt Spring Island, BC

July 13, 2015–Island Art Centre Society, ArtSpring Concert, Salt Spring Island, BC

July 16, 2015–3-Hour Sail in the Inner Harbour, Victoria, BC

July 17, 2015–Butchart Gardens Saanichton, BC

July 18-19, 2015–Chemainus Bluegrass Festival Chemainus, BC

July 19, 2015–Private House Concert, Nanaimo, BC

July 25-31, 2015–Teaching banjo at BC Fiddle ‘Treat, Gavin Lake, BC

August 1, 2015–Grist Mill, Keremeos, BC

August 2-3, 2015–Canmore Folk Festival Canmore, AB

September 17-20, 2015–Western Canadian Folk Music Awards & Breakout West. The Sweet Lowdown’s most recent album, Chasing the Sun (2014) was nominated for a WCMA for Roots Album of the Year, Victoria, BC

November 7, 2015–Hope Bay Studio, Ptarmigan Music and Theatre Society, Pender Island, BC

November 8, 2015–House Concert, Gabriola Island, BC

November 12, 2015–Cafe Blackbird, Edmonton, AB

November 13, 2015–House Concert, Canmore, AB

November 14, 2015–Nickelodeon Music Club, Calgary, AB

November 15, 2015–Folk-Roots-Blues Music Series at the Grand Prairie Live Theatre, Grand Prairie, AB

November 21, 2015–Private Party, Victoria, BC

November 22, 2015–Private Party, Victoria, BC

November 22, 2015–Swans Brewpub, Victoria, BC

December 6, 2015–Swans Brewpub, Victoria, BC

December 9, 2015–Private Party, Victoria, BC

December 11, 2015–Oak Bay Upstairs Lounge, Beacon Ridge Productions, Victoria, BC

December 12, 2015–House Concert, Nanaimo, BC

December 13, 2015–Creekside Commons, Courtenay, BC

December 20, 2015–Swans Brewpub, Victoria, BC

January 3, 2015–Swans Brewpub, Victoria, BC

January 17, 2015–Swans Brewpub, Victoria, BC

 

2014

 

January 22, 2014–Spinnakers Brewpub, *with Baker, Bremer and Walsh, Victoria, BC

 

North Carolina Tour, USA

January 31, 2014–The Burnsville Town Centre, Burnsville, NC

February 1, 2014–The Colonial Theatre, with Balsam Range, Canton, NC

February 2, 2014–House Concert, Asheville, NC

February 3, 2014–The Bywater, Asheville, NC

February 5, 2014–Smoky Mountain Roasters Coffee House, Waynesville, NC

February 7, 2014–Feed & Seed, Waynesville, NC

February 8, 2014–Jack Of The Wood, Asheville, NC

 

February 19-23–Folk Alliance International, Official Showcase and showcases with MusicBC and BreakOutWest, Kansas City, MO

April 4-6, 2014–Pacific Contact, Official Showcase, Shadbolt Centre for the Arts, Vancouver, BC

 

United Kingdom Tour

Aprul 16, 2014–The Cock Inn, Sarratt, UK

April 17, 2014–Green Note, London, UK

April 18, 2014–Ring O Bells, Chagford, UK

April 19, 2014–Calstock Arts, Calstock, UK

April 20, 2014–The Bell, Bath, UK

April 20, 2014–The Kingsdown Wine Vaults, Bristol, UK

April 21, 2014–Lunch Time @ Square & Compass, Swanage, UK

April 22, 2014–Kitchen Garden Café, Birmingham, UK

April 23, 2014–The Barn at The Three Horseshoes, Towersey, UK

April 24, 2014–The Railway, Winchester, UK

April 25, 2014–SpArC Theatre, Bishop’s Castle, UK

April 26, 2014–The Bucchleuch Centre, Langholm, UK

April 27, 2014–The Grapes Music Bar, Stranraer, UK

April 28, 2014–The Caledonia, Liverpool, UK

April 29, 2014–Maltcross, Nottingham, UK

April 30, 2014–Victoria Hotel, Menai Bridge, UK

May 1, 2014–Cluny 2, Newcastle, UK

May 2, 2014–Wath Festival, Wath, Yorkshire, UK

 

May 10, 2014–Private Wedding, *with Jeremy Walsh, Metchosin, BC

May 15, 2014–Spinnakers Brewpub *with Jeremy Walsh, Victoria, BC

May 18, 2014–Swan’s Brewpub, *with The Moonshiners, Victoria, BC

June 7, 2014–Merlin’s Theatre, Victoria, BC

June 12, 2014–The Green Frog, Bellingham, WA, USA

June 13-15, 2014–Sacajawea Bluegrass Festival, Pasco, WA, USA

June 19, 2014–Private House Concert, Guelph, ON

June 20-22, 2014–Tottenham Bluegrass Festival, Tottenham, ON

June 22, 2014–Private House Concert, Peterborough, ON

June 29, 2014–Pender’s Island of Art Festival, Pender Island, BC

July 3, 2014–Butchart Gardens, Saanichton, BC

July 5, 2014–Twisted Vine *playing with Genevieve Charbonneau, Cowichan Valley, BC

July 8, 2014–The Fernwood Inn, Victoria, BC

July 12, 2014–Pacific Rim Festival, Tofino, BC

July 13, 2014–Swans Brewpub *with the Moonshiners, Victoria, BC

July 18, 2014–Irish Times *with Crikey More, Victoria, BC

July 19, 2014–Theatre SKAM Event, Cecilia Ravine Park *SLD Duo, Victoria, BC

July 24-27, 2014–Mission Folk Festival, Mission, BC

July 27-August 1, 2014–Teaching banjo at Gavin Lake Fiddle Camp, Gavin Lake, BC

August 5, 2014–Hornby Island Music Festival, Hornby Island, BC

August 7, 2014–Spirit Square Concert Series, Campbell River, BC

August 24-29, 2014–Teaching intermediate clawhammer banjo at NimbleFingers Bluegrass and Old Time Workshop, Sorrento, BC

August 29-31, 2014–True North Fraser Bluegrass Festival, Maple Ridge, BC

September 4, 2014–3 Hour Sail, Victoria BC

September 5-7, 2014–Teaching banjo at the Vancouver Island Music Workshop, Parksville, BC

 

Western Canadian Tour: Alberta & Saskatchewan

September 12 2014–The Blue Chair Café, Edmonton, AB

September 13, 2014–Legacy Guitar & Coffee House, Cochrane, AB

September 14, 2014–Rose & Crown Pub, Banff, AB

September 15, 2014–Ironwood Stage & Grill, Calgary, AB

September 17, 2014–GrassRoots Regina, Regina, SK

September 18, 2014–Lucky Charlie’s, Swift Current, SK

September 19, 2014–Bon Temps, Saskatoon, SK

September 20, 2014–The Root, Lloydminster, SK

 

North Carolina Tour, USA

October 8, 2014–Smoky Mountain Roasters Coffee House, Waynesville, NC

October 9, 2014–Bogart’s Restaurant & Tavern, Waynesville, NC

October 10, 2014–The Burnsville Town Centre, Burnsville, NC

October 11, 2014–31st Annual Church Street Fair, Waynesville, NC

October 11, 2014–Feed & Seed, Fletcher, NC

October 13, 2014–The Bywater, Ashville, NC

October 14, 2014–Isis Bluegrass Jam, Asheville, NC

Home Routes House Concert Tour:

Vancouver Island, Gulf Islands, & Mainland BC

November 15, 2014—North Saanich, BC

November 16, 2014—Duncan, BC

November 18, 2014—Ladysmith, BC

November 19, 2014—Cumberland, BC

November 20, 2014—Powell River, BC

November 21, 2014—Courtenay, BC

November 22, 2014—Nanaimo, BC

November 23, 2014—Kamloops, BC

November 24, 2014—UniTea Tea Room, *not part of Home Routes, Ashcroft, BC

November 25, 2014—Sicamous, BC

November 26, 2014—Salmon Arm, BC

November 27, 2014—Kelowna, BC

 

December 5, 2014–House concert, Nanaimo, BC

December 6, 2014–House concert, Ladysmith, BC

December 9, 2014–The Victoria Event Centre, Victoria, BC

 

2013

 

January 13, 2013–Kauai Live, *solo, Princeville, Kauai, Hawaii, USA

January 16, 2013–Coco’s Caffe, *with Paul Williams, Kapaa, Kauai, Hawaii, USA

January 18, 2013–Small Town Coffee, *with Paul Williams, Kapaa, Kauai, Hawaii, USA

February 22, 2013–Nautica Tigh B&B, Qualicum Beach, BC

February 23, 2013–Music in the Lake, Cowichan Lake, BC

 

Home Routes House Concert Tour: Ontario & Quebec

March 6, 2013–Windsor, ON

March 7, 2013–Guelph, ON

March 8, 2013-Guelph, ON

March 9, 2013–Georgetown, ON

March 10, 2013–Mississauga, ON

March 12, 2013–Midland, ON

March 13, 2013–New Market, ON

March 14, 2013–Mount Albert, ON

March 15, 2013–Haliburton, ON

March 16 and March 18, 2013–Ottawa, ON

March 17, 2013–Val-des-Monts, QC

 

March 30, 2013–Sooke River Bluegrass Festival fundraiser, Oak Bay United, Victoria, BC

April 27, 2013–Vancouver Island Music Award Ceremony, St. Andrews, Victoria, BC

May 5, 2013–Sea Cider, May Days, Saanichton, BC

May 25, 2013–Northwest Folklife, *SLD Duo, Seattle, Washington, USA

June 7, 2013–Whitehorse Concert Series, Whitehorse, YK

June 7-9, 2013–Kluane Mountain Bluegrass Festival, Whitehorse, YK

June 9-13, 2013–Kluane Mountain Bluegrass Camp, Whitehorse, YK

June 15, 2013–Sooke River Bluegrass Festival, www.sookebluegrass.com Sooke, BC

June 22, 2013–Foothills Bluegrass Music Society Festival, Wild West Event Centre, Calgary, AB

June 28, 2013–Beacon Hill Concert Series, Beacon Hill Park, Victoria, BC

June 30, 2013–Private Wedding, Victoria, BC

July 19-22, 2013–Folk on the Rocks, Yellowknife, NWT

August 29, 2013–Spirit Square, Campbell River, BC

August 30-September 1, 2013–Sunshine Music Festival, Powell River, BC

September 6-8, 2013–Vancouver Island Music Workshop, Parksville, BC

September 8, 2013–Norway House, Victoria Folk Society, Victoria, BC

September 13, 2013–Private party, Victoria, BC

October 5, 2013–Pender Island Community Hall, Pender Island, BC

October 6, 2013–Pender Island Community Hall, double bill with John Reischman and the Pine Siskins, Pender Island, BC

October 17-20, 2013–OCFF (Ontario Council of Folk Festivals), official showcase, Mississauga, ON

October 23, 2013–Cafe Des Amis, Beaux Bridge, Louisiana, USA

November 2, 2013–Bridges for Women, fundraiser event, 7:30-9:30pm, Public Market, Victoria, BC

 

Western Canadian Tour: BC, Alberta, & Saskatchewan

November 8-10, 2013–Canadian Folk Music Awards, showcase at the Calgary Folk Club, Calgary, AB

November 11, 2013–River City Pub (The Regent Hotel), Revelstoke, BC

November 12, 2013–House Concert, Kamloops, BC

November 13, 2013–Workshop, Harmony Singing and Bluegrass Jamming, Kamloops, BC

November 15, 2013–Cochrane Valley Folk Club, Cochrane, AB

November 16, 2013–Legacy Guitar & Coffee House, Cochrane, AB

November 17, 2013–Rose & Crown, Banff, AB

November 18, 2013–Owl Acoustic Lounge, Lethbridge, AB

November 21, 2013–Bon Temps Café, Saskatoon, SK

November 22, 2013–Blue Chair Café, Edmonton, AB

November 23, 2013–Foothills Bluegrass Music Society, Calgary, AB

 

November 27, 2013–Spinnakers Brewpub, *with Jeremy Walsh and Mick Baker, Victoria, BC

November 28, 2013–Legact Art Gallery, *solo, Victoria, BC

December 14, 2013–Cowichan Station, concert and square dance, Cowichan, BC

December 22, 2013–The Root Cellar, Victoria, BC

December 23, 2013–Wedgewood Retirement Home, *The Bremer Sisters, Duncan, BC

December 27-29, 2013–VIA Rail, *performing solo as part of the VIA Rail Artists Onboard Program, Vancouver, BC to Winnipeg, MB

 

2012

 

January 27, 2012–The Heriot Bay Inn, Quadra Island, BC

January 28, 2012–Creekmore Coffee, Coombs, BC

February 4, 2012–Moby’s Pub, Ganges, Saltspring Island, BC

February 5, 2012–opening for The Breakmen at Hermann’s Jazz Club, Victoria, BC

February 11, 2012– Valentines Square Dance, Victoria, BC

March 18, 2012–Norway House, Victoria Folk Society, Victoria, BC

April 13, 2012–Cook St Village Activity Centre, *with Chris Herbst, Victoria, BC

April 14, 2012–Square Dance hosted by YOMADA, Victoria, BC

April 28, 2012–Royal BC Museum, *with Garrett Tompson, Victoria, BC

May 1-10, 2012–Recording, Mayne Island, B.C.

May 12, 2012–Discovery Coffee, James Bay, *with Garrett Tompson, Victoria, BC

May 13, 2012–Prima Strada, *solo, Victoria, BC

May 20, 2012–Private Wedding, Saanich, BC

May 26, 2012–Ladysmith Maritime Festival, Ladysmith, BC

June 2, 2012–The White Gull Inn,  *solo, Door County, Wisconsin, USA

June 8, 2012–Private Event, Victoria, BC

June 9, 2012–Private Event, Cowichan Valley, BC

June 16, 2012–Moss Street Market, *with Garrett Tompson, Victoria, BC

June 28, 2012–JazzFest, Centennial Square, *with the Andrew Slade Quartet, Victoria, BC

June 30, 2012–Logan’s Pub, *with the Stowaways, Victoria, BC

June 30, 2012–Private Wedding, Saanichton, BC

July 3, 2012–Homegrown Garden Island Bluegrass Show, *solo, Princeville, Kauai, Hawaii, USA

July 3, 2012–The Hanalei Gourmet, *solo, Hanalei, Kauai, Hawaii, USA

July 6, 2012–The Eastside, *solo, Kapaa, Kauai, Hawaii, USA

July 8, 2012–Kauai Live for Kauai Community Radio, *solo, Princeville, Kauai, Hawaii, USA

July 11, 2012–Butchart Gardens, Saanichton, BC

July 12, 2012–Filberg Heritage Park Concert Series, Comox, BC

July 13, 2012–Heriot Bay Inn, Quadra Island, B.C.

July 20, 2012–Islands Folk Festival, participating in finals for Islands Songwriting Contest, Duncan, B.C.

August 7, 2012–Belle Cote, Cape Breton, NS

August 9-12, 2012–Lunenburg Folk Harbour Festival, Lunenburg, NS

August 17-19, 2012–Northern Lights Bluegrass and Old Tyme Music Festival, near Big Creek, SK

September 7-9, 2012–Teaching at the Vancouver Island Music Workshop, Parksville, BC

September 15, 2012–James Bay Market, Victoria, BC

September 16, 2012–Feast of Fields, Duncan, BC

September 16, 2012–The Superior, Victoria, BC

September 22, 2012–Workshops at Dusty Strings, *solo, Seattle, WA, USA

September 24, 2012–Woodwyn Farms, Saanich, BC

September 29, 2012–The Superior, Victoria, BC

October 8, 2012–House Concert, Thousand Oaks, CA, USA

October 9, 2012–Camarillo United Methodist Church, Camarillo, CA, USA

October 11, 2012–The Mill, Iowa City, Iowa, USA

October 12, 2012–The Heartland Cafe, Chicago, IL, USA

October 13, 2012–Workshop at the Old Town School of Folk Music, Chicago, IL, USA

October 13, 2012–Uncommon Ground, Chicago, Illinois

October 25, 2012–The Rockwater Bar and Grill, Golden, B.C.

October 26, 2012–The Palomino, Calgary, AB

October 27, 2012–Rose City Roots Music Society, Camrose, AB

October 28, 2012–House Concert, Edmonton, AB

November 2, 2012–Heriot Bay Inn, Quadra Island, BC

November 3, 2012–Cranberry Hall, Powell River, BC

November 4, 2012–The Arts Hall, Gibsons, BC

November 10, 2012–House concert, Cowichan Valley, BC

November 15, 2012–Hometown CD Release, The Event Centre, Victoria, BC

November 19, 2012–Pacific Bluegrass Club, Vancouver, BC

November 24, 2012–The Sooke Legion, Sooke, BC

December 15, 2012–Private Event, Victoria, BC

 

2011

 

January 16, 2011—The Transac, Toronto, ON

April 1, 2011—Qualicum Acoustic Cafe, Qualicum, BC

May 15, 2011—Folkwest, Victoria, BC

 

CD Release Tour, The Sweet Lowdown, 2011

May 21, 2011—The Dancing Bean, Chemainus, BC

May 27, 2011—Gabriola Coffee House, Gabriola Island, BC

May 28, 2011—Cates Hill Chapel, Bowen Island, BC

May 29, 2011—Cafe Deux Soleils, Vancouver, BC

June 4, 2011—Nanaimo Centre Stage, Nanaimo, BC

June 5, 2011—House Concert, Cowichan Valley, BC

June 12, 2011—Ocean Wilderness Inn, Sooke, BC

June 23, 2011—Victoria Event Centre, Victore, BC

 

July 25, 2011—Butchart Gardens, *with Flash in the Pan, Saanichton, BC

July 29-31, 2011—Coombs Bluegrass Festival, Coombs, BC

August 5-7, 2011—Edge of the World Festival, Haida Gwaii, BC

August 20, 2011—Folkwest, Victoria, BC

August 21-Sept 2, 2011—British Columbia Bluegrass Workshop, Sorrento, BC

September 17, 2011—Moss St. Market, Victoria, BC

September 17, 2011—James Bay Days, Victoria, BC

September 18, 2011—Feast of Fields, Marley Farm, Saanichton, BC

September 24, 2011–Fairfield Festival show, Victoria, BC

September 25, 2011–Riversong, Victoria, BC

September 30, 2011–Creekmore Coffee, Qualicum Beach, BC

October 1, 2011–Private Wedding, Campbell River, BC

October 29, 2011–BooGrass Square Dance, Victoria, BC

November 19, 2011–Moby’s Marine Pub, *with Sweet Ginger, Salt Spring Island, BC

November 26, 2011–Private Party, Victoria, BC

December 3, 2011–James Bay Craft Fair, *with Garrett Tompson, Victoria, BC

December 10, 2011–Joe’s Garage, Courtenay, BC

December 12, 2011–Private Party, Victoria, BC

December 17, 2011–Concert and Square Dance, Cowichan, BC

 

2010

 

April 18, 2010—Victoria Folk Music Society, Victoria, BC

May 8, 2010—The Bent Mast Pub, Victoria, BC

May 28, 2010—Cafe Allegro, *solo, Seattle, WA, USA

May 29, 2010—Wayward Coffee, Seattle, WA, USA

May 31, 2010—Mandolin Cafe, *solo, Tacoma, WA, USA

June 12, 2010—The Black Stilt Coffee House, Victoria, BC

June 18-2010—Sooke Bluegrass Festival, *with Last Train, Sooke, BC

July 25, 2010—Saltair City Limits, Saltair Pub, Chemainus, BC

July 30-August 1, 2010—Coombs Bluegrass Festival, *with Last Train, Coombs, BC

August 8, 2010—Cardboard House Bakery, Hornby Island, BC

August 10, 2010—Mayne Island, BC

August 19, 2010—Feast of Fields, Parry Bay Sheep Farm, Metchosin, BC

September 10, 2010—Mayne Island Folk Club, Mayne Island, BC

September 23, 2010—Music in The Lake, Cowichan Lake, BC

October 15, 2010—Baptist Church, Victoria, BC

October 24, 2010—Herrmann’s Jazz Club, Victoria, BC

October 31, 2010—Victoria Folk, Norway House, *with Last Train, Victoria, BC

November 12, 2010—Coombs Bluegrass Series, *with Last Train, Coombs, BC

 

2009

 

January 9, 2009—Banyan Tree Concert Series, Victoria, BC

February 16, 2009—The Heron Rock, Victoria, BC

February 20, 2009—The Garage, Duncan, BC

April 24, 2009—The Heron Rock, Victoria, BC

May 22, 2009—The Tripple Door, *with The Senate, Seattle, WA, USA

May 29, 2009—Cafe Luna, Vashon Island, WA, USA

May 30, 2009—Mandolin Cafe, Tacoma, WA, USA

May 31, 2009—Sprinkles Edible Art, Olympia, WA, USA

June 3, 2009—Silver Moon Brewing Co, Bend, OR, USA

June 5, 2009—Johnny B’s, Medford, OR, USA

June 19-21, 2009—Sooke Bluegrass Festival, *with Last Train, Sooke, BC

July 3, 2009—The Dancing Bean, Chemainus, BC

July 8, 2009—Cardboard House Bakery, Hornby Island, BC

July 11, 2009—Merritt Mountain Music Festival, Merritt, BC

August 15, 2009—House Concert, Victoria, BC

August 21, 2009—Campbell Bay Music Festival, Mayne Island, BC

September 20, 2009—Feast of Fields, Providence Farms, Duncan, BC

 

 

 

Past Workshops:

 

2015

September 11-13, 2015 Teaching banjo at the Vancouver Island Music Workshop, Parksville, B.C.

 

2014

July 27-August 1–Gavin Lake, BC Banjo at Gavin Lake Fiddle Camp

August 24-29, 2014: NimbleFingers Bluegrass and Old Time Workshop, intermediate clawhammer banjo. Sorrento, B.C.

September 5-7, 2014: Vancouver Island Music Workshop, teaching clawhammer and Scruggs’ style banjo. Parksville, B.C.

December 14, 2014: 11am-1pm “Getting to Love the ‘Gnome’ ” – Metronome workshop & 3:30pm-5:30 “Songs for the Holiday Season” – jam some holiday favourites, and practice taking solos. $35 each. Email shantibanti@yahoo.com to register.

 

 

2013

February 16, 2013–“How to Find the Melody on Your Banjo,” Victoria Bluegrass Association, 2pm-4pm, Victoria, B.C.

June 9-13–Kluane Mountain Bluegrass Camp, Clawhammer Banjo, Whitehorse, Y.K.

September 6-8, 2013–teaching at the Vancouver Island Music Workshop Parksville, B.C.

 

2012

February 11, 2012: Victoria Bluegrass Association workshop on getting to know the metronome. For any instrument.

February, 2012: Mondays, 6:45-9:00pm, Bluegrass Jamming I (Intro)

March, 2012: Mondays, 6:45-9:00pm, Bluegrass Jamming II

March 18, 2012: 10am-noon, Intro to Clawhammer Banjo.

March 25, 2012: 10am-noon, Intro to Bluegrass Banjo.

August 13-August 17, 2012: Northern Lights Bluegrass and Old Tyme Music camp, near Big Creek, S.K.

August 26-August 31, 2012: NimbleFingers Bluegrass and Old-Time Workshop, Sorrento, B.C.

September 7-9, 2012: Vancouver Island Music Workshop. http://vancouverislandmusicworkshop.com/, Parksville, B.C.

September 22, 2012–Two workshops at Dusty Strings! 10:15-12:15 Learning to Love the Gnome (Metronome for Banjo Players) and 1:15-3:15, Gnomes for Bands (any instrument). Dusty Strings.  http://www.dustystrings.com/workshopsandevents/musicschool/workshops/banjo/tabid/253/Default.aspx, Seattle, Washington

October 13/14, 2012–Banjo at the Old Town School of Folk Music, Chicago, Illinois

 

2011

June 25: Intro to Bluegrass Workshop, at Larsen Music in Victoria.

August 28-September 2: British Columbia Bluegrass Workshop (BCBW) in Sorrento BC, beginning bluegrass banjo.

Nov 5-Nov 26: Bluegrass Jam Class, at Larsen Music in Victoria, Saturdays in November.

December 2, 2012–Christmas Song Jam, 3pm-4:30pm and 6pm-7:30pm, $20, Victoria, BC