04/13/2005

   
    To the List,

Special Consensus is at the RedLight Cafe this Thursday. This is one of the most exiting bands that plays the Thursday Bluegrass Night. They are a nationally touring band with unbelievable vocals and jaw dropping instrumentation. This is going to be a stellar show... so please come out and support this excellent band. They have traveled a long way (Chicago) to be part of our local live music scene......

Thanks, Scott

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Happenings this week & weekend:

April 15, 2005 - Claire Lynch Band w/ Jim Hurst, Missy Raines, David Harvey at East Georgia College in the Luck Flanders Gambrell Center 7:00 p.m. Tickets 478-289-2122 www.egc.edu
http://markfair.com/clairelynch/index.html

April 16th, 2005 - Southern Music Festival - Foot-stomping music from blues to rock will put a grin on your face and a slide to your glide at the first annual Southern Music Fest and silent auction. The music starts at 4:00 p.m. on the pavilion at Academe of the Oaks, 146 New Street in Decatur, with local bands, including The Dappled Grays, Chicago Joe Jones, Mick Kenny and Stranger Malone performing through-out the evening. Enjoy outstanding food in the Southern tradition, check out the great finds at the silent auction, and spend the evening listening to a sampling of the rich musical heritage of the Southeast. Lots of activities for kids of all ages round-out this fun family event. Admission is $12.00 for adults, $6.00 for students and seniors. Please call 404-405-2173 or visit us on the web at www.academeatlanta.org for more information.

April 16th - STRINGS 'N THINGS COFFEE HOUSE: The coffee house features live traditional music and meets every 3rd Saturday of the month in the Fellowship Hall of the Dahlonega United Methodist Church, 107 Park St., South, 2 blocks from the square. This month the featured performers will be: Peavine Creek String Band from Atlanta; the Spontaneous Cracker Eruption from Jefferson; and the Jot-Em-Down Boys a bluegrass band from the North Georgia area. Doors open at 7pm and the music starts at 7:30pm. A $4 donation is requested. For more information call: 706-864-4127

April 15th - 17th - 9th Annual Bear on the Square Mountain Festival featuring bluegrass and old-time music will be held April 15-17, 2005 in historic downtown Dahlonega. Events include concerts, workshops, jam sessions, traditional crafts, storytelling, and dance. Featured performers are The Dismembered Tennesseans, Ginny Hawker and Tracy Schwarz with Kari Sickenberger, Bobby Hicks and Hazel Creek, Gold Rush Bluegrass Band, Whistlin' Rufus and more. A special "Nick Pender Tribute Concert" will be held Saturday, April 16. Visit www.BearOnTheSquare.org for more information.

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Coming Soon:

April 21, 22, 23 2005 - Rholetters 13th Annual Bluegrass Festival - Apple Valley Music Park in Long Creek, SC located between Westminster, SC and Clayton, Ga. on Hwy. 76..........follow signs. Featuring Al Wood &The Smoky Ridge Boys (T,F,S), Vince Combs & Shades Of Bluegrass (F&S), Mike Eades &Shawn Southerland &Band(F&S), The Oliver Rice Band(T&F), Darrel Holcombe &Carolina Mountain Boys (T&S), Bill Lowe &The Cripple Creek Band (Sat), The Principles Quartet (Sat) and others. Rain or shine.........permanent shelter, concession stand with hot food, clean restrooms with hot showers, bring lawn chairs. Showtimes: Thursday 7-11pm, Friday 4-11pm, Saturday 11-11pm. Tent camping $2.00 per night, dry campers &rv's $5.00 per night, camping with hook-ups (limited) $10.00 per night. For more information: call Jack Rholetter 864-647-5768

April 30, 2005 - Madison Bluegrass Jamboree Spend the day in historic Madison, Georgia picking under the shade trees, store front awnings, in the parking lots?or on stage competing for thousands of dollars in prize money. Open to any amateur musician or dancer, the competition includes everything from guitar, banjo, dobro, dulcimer, harmonica, fiddle, novelty, gospel singing, and bluegrass band to square dancing. Registration begins at 9 a.m. and will continue until a ?respective event is called. The first event?folk singing?will begin promptly at 10 a.m. The Jamboree is held in conjunction with the Annual Madison Fest where nearly 100 arts and crafts exhibitors will be selling their wares. For more information, call Ralph Vaughn at the Madison-Morgan County Chamber of Commerce (706) 342-4454, or toll free (800) 709-7406, or email at rvaughn@madisonga.org

May 6th - Friday - Blue Highway at the Grand Opera House - Macon, GA 7:30 opener, Blue Highway @8:15 PM 651 Mulberry Street, Macon, GA. 478-301-5470

May 7th - Ricky Skaggs & Kentucky Thunder - Dacula High School Stadium - Dacula, Ga 7:00 p.m. 770-962-3671

May 20 & 21 - Marietta Spring Bluegrass Festival - Jim Miller Park, Marietta, GA, Fri. from 6 to 11:30 pm, Sat from Noon to 10:30 pm. Featuring Cedar Hill, Broad River, Southern Lite, Bluegrass Incorporated, Shady Creek Outlaws, Steep Grade, Hard Labor, Southern Grass Review, The Servers, The McKee Family, Stoney Road, Blacktop Ramblers and more. For more information go to www.JackGrass.com, email jackmasters@mindspring.com or call Jack Masters at 770-961-5974.

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Ongoing: Shows and Jam Sessions

Every Thursday Live Bluegrass Show and Jam Session at the RedLight Cafe - bluegrass every Thursday featuring local and national acts... jam session from 7pm - 9pm. Stage show begins at 9pm $5 cover $3 with instrument. Intown Atlanta
For more information: RedLight Cafe, 553 Amsterdam Ave., 404-874-7828, http://www.redlightcafe.com/

Upcoming at the RedLight Cafe's Thursday Bluegrass:

April 14th - Special Consensus
April 21st - Brush Fire
May 5th - Peachtree Station
May 12th - Southern Lite

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Every Saturday - Everett's Pickin' Barn.......every Saturday evening there's a jam session and stage show at the Everett's Music Barn in Suwannee. Ga...for information call: 770-945-5628 or 770-945-9098 or check their web site: http://www.everettbrothers.com/
Everett's Pickin' Barn Schedule: (subject to change with out notice)


May 14th Melonie Cannon (New Artist with Skaggs Family Records)
May 21st **Closed - Cumming Bluegrass Festival **
Nov 5th Wildfire

**The Everetts will be appearing at this festival in Cumming Georgia at the Cumming Fairgrounds and the
Barn will be closed for this night.


Everett's Music Barn is open every Saturday night for music. Our own staff band The Everett Brothers perform and lots of local talent visit and play. The Schedule above is for the Professional Groups that are coming thru and want to perform. A donation of $10.00 each is appreciated on those nights listed above.

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Every Saturday Night - Hollonville Opry House - Jamming and Stage shows. Stage shows beginning at 6:30pm thru 10:30PM. Good Sound System. Comfortable auditorium seating approximately 250. Operated by donations only. Call 770-228-4832 for further information and booking or email Htkirkland40@aol.com
Visit the web site at: http://hollonvilleopry.com/

April 16th - New Horizon, Patchwork, Dusty Strings, Kirkland & Friends
April 23rd - Kingdom Express, Peachtree Station, Bullsboro, David Ables
April 30th - Potter's Clay, Damascus Road, Kirkland & Friends, Dusty Strings

May 7th - Flat Rock Bluegrass, Mark Hall & Filmore House Band, Heaven's Treasures, Dusty Strings
May 14th - Riverdale Travelers, Dusty Strings, Kirkland & Friends, Country Dreamers
May 21st - Tommy, Susan & Rita, Counterpoint, Not By Chance, Dusty Strings
May 28th - The Servant, Jimmy D & Georgia Grass, Kirkland & Friends, Dusty Strings

Hollonville Opry House is located approximately 12 miles west of Griffin on Hwy 362 in Hollonville (Pike Co) GA. From Atlanta: Go I-75 south to 19/41 toward Atlanta Race Track. Continue on past Race Track to Griffin taking bypass around Griffin. You will go under (2) overpasses and then take second exit which will be Hwy 362 (Williamson Road). Go west approximately 11 or 12 miles and Hollonville Opry House will be on right just past Hollonville Baptist Church.


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Alabama Opry House - Alabama Opry House is a new winter Bluegrass venue. It is located in Tarrant, Al., just off I-59 on Tallapoosa St.,which is Hwy 79 N. The Alabama Opry House opens every Fri., Sat., & Sun. at noon for all you Jammers and features 4 jamming rooms as well as open mike and other jam areas.The weekend stage shows begin at 6 p.m. each day. Two bands, each play two 45 minute sets and then Jammin resumes at 9 p.m. The Jammin rooms at The Alabama Opry House are spacious and comfortable and allow a bit of private space, while allowing the public to walk by and view the pickers. Tickets are $8.00 per day, $5.00 with instrument for the jammimg and the stage show. There is a ZERO alcohol tolerance policy. Any band interested in performing this venue should e-mail Regina Lyle at sjusticepromo@aol.com. Visit websites HP40.com and alabamaopry.com for more info on both venues. Telephone #'s for the Alabama Opry House 205-841-3090 or call Regina Lyle at 256-931-0521 or 256-317-5320



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Bluegrass Thursday at the Foundry Park Inn in Athens (formerly at the Steam Pub) - Bluegrass Will Return To The Foundry in April 14. We are taking a short break in our Thursday Night Bluegrass event until the weather warms. We will be featuring a southern menu and beer by the pitcher! The event will now have a $3 cover to cover the artist?s expenses. He show will run from 7 ? 10 p.m. The Pavilion at the Foundry Park Inn is located at 295 E. Dougherty St. Athens, Ga. (706) 549-7020. http://www.foundryparkinn.com/

Upcoming Bluegrass Thursday Shows @ The Pavilion:





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STILL WATER TAPROOM - Augusta GA.- Features Bluegrass and Similar Music. This is a relatively new venue in Augusta.... check it out. Schedule below:
For info on any of the above shows, call 706-826-9857, or go to stillwatertaproom.com

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Every Friday and Saturday Night ? the Cotton Gin in downtown Rockmart, Ga. - 7pm-10pm Bluegrass jams and stage shows in a historic cotton gin. Pickers welcome. Take 278 to Rockmart, turn left at the McDonalds (N. Piedmont St). Turn right on Business 6. Turn left on Marble St. Turn right on East Maple St. Turn left on Water St to the Cotton Gin on the left. Across from the Silver Comet Trail and Euharlee Creek. No cover charge but donations accepted. Contact info: Jack Damron: JADASALTNPEPPER@aol.com
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Every Friday- Live Bluegrass Shows and Jam Sessions at the Outpost Music Barn in Buncombe, Georgia just south of Tallapoosa, Georgia. Bluegrass most every Friday night featuring local and occasional national acts. Jam Sessions outside weather permitting. Stage shows start at 7 p.m. No admission unless national act - donations accepted weekly. For more information: Donald Hand 770-574-7801

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Occassional Fridays - Various Bluegrass Bands at the "Southern Skillet" in Roswell, Ga. - a bluegrass band on some Friday nights, 7pm - 9pm as well as good Southern Cooking. Southern Skillet Restaurant, 1037 Alpharetta Street, Historic Roswell. Free. For more Info: 770-993-7700 or check their web site at: http://www.theskillet.com/

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2nd Saturday of Every Month - Acworth Old Time Opry - Live Bluegrass Music and Jam - Admission is Free bring your own seating some chairs are available. Come listen or Come play. 6 - 10 pm. There will be 5 good bandslined up to play, and there will be jamming, under the old shade trees, and old vacant house, there at the park. Bring your instrument and join in the fun. The bands do not receive any pay, for this show. However, we do accept donations, for more information call Jim Miller at 770-971-4179. Sponsored by the Acworth Park and Recreation 770-917-1234 Logan Road Acworth , GA.

Web site: http://www.tim-r.com/opry.htm

April 16th Line-up



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Every 3rd Saturday of the month..live traditional music - Dahlonega, GA, - at String 'N Things Coffee House, in the Fellowship Hall of the Dahlonega United Methodist Church, 107 Park St., South, 2 blocks from the square. The coffee house features live traditional music. Doors open at 7pm and the music starts at 7:30. Donation: $4. For more information call: Laeta Smith 706-864-4127.

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Every Thursday - Motorhead's Bar N Grill - Buddy Ashmore and Pony Express - Motorhead's Bar N Grill, 600 Macon St. (Hwy. 42 south of square), McDonough, GA from 8:00 to 11:00 pm. For directions call (770) 898-0008. No Cover. http://www.cdbaby.com/ponyexpress

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Every 4th Sunday - Bluegrass Jam at the Crimson Moon in Dahlonega, Ga. - Glenda Pender will host this bluegrass jam in the historic Parker-Nix building. These Bluegrass Jams will occur on the 4th Sunday of each month. 2-5 pm

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Every 3rd Saturday - M&M Music Barn - live bluegrass music on stage in east Alabama, plus picking & jamming under the stars. One of the Southeast's longest-running bluegrass venues, run by the legendary Martha & Murphy Wilson. $3 admission during the warm months; free during the winter. Special Friday-Saturday festivals during the spring and again during the fall. Hwy 100 south through Ephesus; turn right onto Alabama Rd. Just past the AL state line, bear all the way left. M&M Music Barn is 1/4 mile down the road on your right.
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Every Saturday - Williamson: Music Barn, Hwy 362 near Griffin, Fri. Jam/Sat. Stage Show (open stage), 770-227-3021 or 706-846-8277.

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Every Saturday.....Jam session on the square in Dahlonega, Ga. 2-5pm.
1- 800-231-5543 (April thru October)

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Every Tuesday - Common Grounds Coffee Shoppe Jam Session in Flowery Branch, GA The Bluegrass Jam starts at 7:30 every Tuesday night. To get to Flowery Branch, take I-985 N to exit 12 and turn left. For better directions please contact Greg Jones at gwj57@charter.net or call Common Grounds (770)967-4080.

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Every 1st Sunday - Jam at the Roswell Convention & Visitors Bureau - Some of the SEBA members who participated in the slow jam in Roswell have begun meeting for a jam at the Roswell Convention & Visitors Bureau in Roswell, Georgia on the first Sunday of the month from 1:00 - 4:00PM. The Bureau would like to have this become a regular event and all SEBA members are invited to attend. The contact person is Eenee Ferrano who can be reached at mailto:EFerrano@bellsouth.net.
Directions at http://www.cvb.roswell.ga.us/contactus.html


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2nd Monday of each month - ?The Hoot? sponsored by the Athens Folk Music & Dance Society, at Athens Steam Pub, a free 2-hour variety show.



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Each Tuesday & Thursday - There is a lunchtime jam from 12 noon ? 1 pm, on south campus of the University of Georgia at the Mary Warnell Pond in front of Forestry and Ecology. This is more of an old-time music jam, rather than a bluegrass jam -- fiddle tunes, claw hammer banjos, along with the occasional flatpicking and Bluegrass songs. This is an open jam and is much fun.



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Every other Tuesday - The Flicker Picker - (Athens, Ga) an open jam every other Tuesday from 7-ish until whenever, at the Flicker Theater & Bar, 263 West Washington Street in Athens, a few doors up from 40 Watt, sponsored by the Athens Folk Music & Dance Society.


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Every 2nd Saturday - The Crawford Long Museum sponsors ?2nd Saturday Night Bluegrass & Old Time String Music?, an open jam for musicians of all abilities @ the Museum, 28 College Street, Jefferson, Ga.. Check the website @ www.crawfordlong.org for directions & phone # or call (706) 367-5307. Music usually gets cranked up around 7:00. 2nd Saturday Nights are held September - June.



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SEBA MEETINGS:

April 10th, 2005 - SEBA Monthly Meeting and Jam Sessions - The SEBA Central Meeting and Jam will take place at the Emory Presbyterian Church, Education Building from 3:00-6:00 pm. Plenty of jamming, good fellowship and refreshments. Bring yourself, a friend, and/or your instrument.

April 17th, 2005 - SEBA SOUTH Meeting, Jam and Mini Stage Show - Every 3rd Sunday the meeting of the Southside Chapter of SEBA takes place at the Train Depot in Fayetteville from 3:00-6:00 PM. There will be jam sessions for all levels of pickers and great music for everyone else. There's always plenty of fellowship and refreshments. You do not have to be a member of SEBA to enjoy the music and fellowship. Come out and see for yourself. Bring an instrument and/or a friend. For more info check out www.sebabluegrass.org or Contact: Mike Fleming at 770-253-9476 mfleming@numail.org








For all meeting info. contact jackmasters@mindspring.com
Meeting Locations: Directions at http://www.sebabluegrass.org/


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Festivals :

For a full list of Festivals check the SEBA Calendar at: http://www.sebabluegrass.org/

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Musicians Wanted:



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Instruments:

Bass - Englehardt ES-9. Good sound, nice blonde color, fairly new/unused strings. I live in the Atlanta/Tucker, GA area. Asking $1450. Mike Cobb e-mail to: themoose@mindspring.com
cell: 404-944-2044

Bass - This is a vintage Kay model C-1, built around 1952. It is in good condition, plays great, and has that big, full, warm Kay sound. Great for any acoustic music style. A good investment, too. Priced at $1,450. Call 706-867-1341 in Dahlonega, or email joelcordle@metacrawler.com
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Jam Groups:

Every other Tuesday evening there's a semi-structured bluegrass jamming in East Roswell. At these sessions, we don't mind slowing things down (just a little) to help accommodate those relatively new to bluegrass music -or for those attempting to learn a new bluegrass instrument. The intent is to get everyone up to artist speed as accurately and as quickly as possible. Always a fun and supportive atmosphere. For more information, contact Gene Bourgeois, our 2003 coordinator, at 770-394-7865.

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Bluegrass Radio:

WYHG-770AM, WALH-1340AM, WLSB-1400AM covering the top of the north Georgia Mountains with the Wolf Creek Broadcasting Network. Saturday Bluegrass throughout the day... and Saturday Mornings 8am-9am: "Into The Blue" hosted by Terry Herd, four time IBMA Broadcaster of the Year. Weekdays 10am-12noon: "Bluegrass Gospel" Weekdays 3pm-4:30pm: "Bluegrass hour-and-a-half"
More info: www.WolfCreekBroadcasting.com

The Bluegrass Jubilee - WUWG 90.7 FM - Carrollton, GA. Sunday 1-4pm (eastern) - You'll hear the best in bluegrass, including the current hits from BU's top 30 survey, the traditional tunes of Monroe, Stanleys, F&S, etc., and most everything in between. For more information: Just email misterd11@hotmail.com

WRFG 89.3 FM - Atlanta, Ga. Bluegrass and Americana Monday - Friday 7-9 pm and Sunday 9-11 am.

Mountain Echoes Radio. com - webcasting from Dahlonega, Ga. features 100% bluegrass, old-time, and bluegrass gospel. www.MountainEchoesRadio.com.

Mountain Originals Radio.com is a commercial Internet broadcast station, located in Lumpkin County, Georgia. It is committed to bringing you the very finest in music, information and the events of North Georgia, the Tennessee River Valley and surrounding states. The web site is designed with you in mind, please visit the site, you'll be inspired, informed and entertained - http://www.mountainoriginalsradio.com

WDVX 89.9 FM - broadcast radio station in Clinton, Tennessee. WDVX is a grass-roots, listener supported bluegrass, country, classic country, americana, and some of the most eclectic, interesting music you will find. They also broadcast on the web at WDVX.com.

WJJC 1270 AM in Commerce plays a lot of bluegrass, traditional country and bluegrass gospel all through the day.

WMOQ 92.3 FM - Monroe, Ga. - Melanie Jackson hosts a bluegrass show featuring new and traditional groups as well as local artists each Sunday night from 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm. Sundaynightbluegrass@hotmail.com

WKHC 104.3 FM in Dahlonega now plays bluegrass daily and also runs daily syndicated bluegrass shows, as well as covers the monthly shows at Universal Chevrolet.

WNOW/WBZK - Charlotte, NC - HaHaHelen (aka Ann Freese) hosts a bluegrass show on Wednesday nights from 9-11pm. The first hour is comedy, but the second hour is bluegrass - both current and old time. Some guest groups perform live in the studio. The show also has streaming audio on the internet at http://www.wbzk.com/. For more information contact: ann @wnow.com

WCHK AM 1290 in Canton, Georgia is now featuring Bluegrass, Gospel, Americana and Classic Country They want to encourage everyone to listen and to request all bands who can to send them demos and produced CDs for possible air play. They also plan to hold live studio performances. Please send any and all mail to P.O. Box 1290, Canton, GA 30114 or contact the station via email at wchk@mindpring.com . They will also accept mp3s.

WYAY Eagle 106.7 has launched "Sunday Morning in Hogg Heaven" every Sunday at 8am - 9am. Host Jim Hogg plays AKUS. Ralph Stanley, Ricky Skaggs, Rhonda Vinvent, Del McCoury, and lots more. The station # is 404/521-1067.
To sample the program you may go to http://www.sundaymorninginhoggheaven.com/

Sirius Satellite Radio has Bluegrass on channel 37. All you have to do is select it and you get bluegrass 24/7.

XM Satellite Radio also has bluegrass 24x7 on channel 14, Bluegrass Junction. http://www.xmradio.com/programming/channel_page.jsp?ch=14

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RECOMMENDED BLUEGRASS & ACOUSTIC MUSIC INSTRUCTORS:

Casey Cook (The Dappled Grays) is available for flatpicking guitar lessons, specializing in rhythm ,leads,chord substitution and improvisation.Times available are Monday through Thursday after 6:00 pm. For bluegrass and new acoustic music, contact him at 404 373 5823 or e-mail at stringbreaker79@hotmail.com

Michael Smith (Dappled Grays) is now accepting mandolin students: Currently a member of the Dappled Grays - Michael will be taking students from beginner to intermediate interested in learning bluegrass, new acoustic music and improvisation. Conveniently located in Decatur, with flexible hours and a great attitude. Call anytime cell - 404-556-1338 home-404-343-0922 or e-mail: butterbean8string@hotmail.com

Jim Tolles is now accepting students on all bluegrass instruments:
Former member of the Handsaw Brothers as well as Goose Creek Symphony, 36 yrs teaching experience, offers instruction in fiddle, banjo, guitar, mandolin, bass, and singing. Toco Hill area. Adult beginners a specialty. 404-634-4694 for hours and rates. Jim Tolles: drtruck@earthlink.net

Andy Martin (Dappled Grays) is now giving banjo lessons in Athens, GA area:
Over twenty years experience in three-finger/bluegrass style 5-string banjo. Specializing in Scruggs and melodic style. Not only has Andy been picking and performing since 1980, he has a degree in music education so he is well versed in music theory, improvisation pointers, composition and principals of economic practicing which can get you sounding better faster - whether you are a beginner or a veteran. Email Andy at muleskinner7@hotmail.com or phone 706-208-3638.

Buddy Blackmon is teaching private banjo lessons once again in Athens, GA - after being in Nashville, TN for 27 years and performing/recording with artists such as Earl Scruggs, The Dillards, Jerry Reed, Charlie McCoy, Dolly Parton and Chet Atkins. He created and hosted the 26-week PBS banjo instruction series, "Five String Breakdown," and has taught privately and in group seminars for over 30 years. Beginners and more experienced players accepted. You can e-mail Buddy at banjoved@direcway.com or call him at 706-353-7550.

Mick Kinney is accepting students of all ages and levels for Old Time & Irish Fiddle, Guitar & Banjo Styles, Cajun Accordion, Jazz Piano & Theory, and Improvisation. As both a traditional folk musician and modern songwriter, Mick draws from many styles and makes connections between them. He very simply builds upon what each of us already knows as listeners or players. Group or private instruction, Studio & Home Lessons. Call anytime (404) 307-3044.

Geoff Hohwald is now accepting Banjo students:
Geoff has been playing banjo for 38 years and has written the Banjo Primer Book, Banjo Primer Video, and Banjo Songs. Most students take a one hour lesson every other week . If you are a raw beginner or have played but want to ad interest and drive to your playing page Geoff at 404 218 8580 or E mail at WHohwald@aol.com Geoff , also, has a few banjos for sale or rent.

Leonard Wortzel is now accepting banjo students:
Rather than teaching memorized breaks, Leonard focuses on moveable chord shapes, licks, and chop patterns. The idea is to get you jamming with others from day one, and to build a 'sound menu' that will allow you to improvise breaks for any song. Leonard Wortzel : 404 381-5853 or e-mail at leonardwortzel@yahoo.com

Brad Laird (of Cedar Hill and Pony Express) is now accepting students wishing to learn beginning to advanced mandolin, bluegrass or clawhammer banjo, bluegrass guitar, and upright bass. Learn theory, tab, standard notation, instrument set-up, improvisation. 25 years experience. Easy interstate access. In home digital project studio available for demos, practice CDs, special projects. Call (770) 507-2753 or email at autobug@aol.com

Greg Carageorge is accepting bass students. Very experienced. Please contact me if you would like to learn the bass, or take your playing to a higher level. Beginners welcome. Upright or electric $25/ hr lesson. We?ll work on the specific musical style and songs you want to learn right now. I am a veteran of many professional music groups in CA, GA and NY. Very experienced on stage and the recording studio. Recently performed Jazz at Carnegie Hall. Traditional music, folk, jazz, rock, ethnic. Gregophonic@Hotmail.com or (404) 669-0885

Larry Burell is now accepting students for Rythum Guitar - beginners or intermediate players, one on one, ages 5 to 105 male or female. Larry has written a book called, The ABCs of playing the Guitar easy as 123, and it is avaliable for $20.00 a copy. For more info: day time or evening hrs, call 770 - 963 - 6926 or Email HowlinDog2@aol.com for Book or Lessons.

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Contra Dance - the Chattahoochee Country Dancers at the Morningside Baptist Church - Fridays 7:30 - 8 PM Introductory Lesson 8 - 11 PM Dance with live music and caller Cost: $6 for local bands and $7 when an out of town band plays - If you're thinking of coming over, you can e-mail Janet Shepherd - hands4@mindspring.com - or you can call Janet at 770 939-8646 for more information. Or check the web site: http://www.contradance.org/

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Thanks, Scott
Handsawbro@aol.com
   
   

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