Reviews

  • Lloyd Wheeler The Monroe Mandolin Camp was a unique experience for three main reasons: The standard of instruction was very high and as a teacher myself I was impressed by the carefully structured learning sequence I encountered in my classes with Sharon Gilchrist which allowed me to grasp many concepts that had been confusing me for a long ... Read more...
  • Alec Hurt Amanda was so right. She even showed up for a fire pit jam this year while in Nashville for other business. The instruction, setting, food, players from around the world , the original Bluegrass Boys, world class luthiers and more. Don’t miss out next year. I’ll be there! – Alec Hurt, September 14, 2015 Read more...
  • Geoff Alday Amazing and well-organized learning experience. Will definitely attend again. Highly recommended. For me one of the highlights was seeing how welcoming, friendly, and accommodating everyone was to a beginning picker like myself. When I got there Thursday evening, I was blown away by how good everyone was. It was definitely intimidating. I honestly didn’t want to ... Read more...
  • Amanda Gregg Monroe Mandolin Camp 2014 was the best music camp I have ever attended and one of the best weekends of my life. The camp was run with a lot of thoughtful detail. Holding the instructor concert at Carter Vintage Guitars, for example, was a really nice touch. Heidi and Mike clearly expended a lot of effort ... Read more...
  • Lukas Simpson MonMan Camp is the best place to learn from and be inspired by some of the very best Monroe Style mandolin pickers out there! Well organized and crammed full of workshops, presentations and jams all set in a beautiful campground forty minutes outside of Nashville, TN. The attendees are enthusiastic mando-heads from all over ... Read more...
  • Mike Bunting 2015 was the first time that I had attended he camp since the move to Nashville. I’m glad that I made it. The teaching was over the top fantastic and the presentations were terrific, highlighted, for me by the Bluegrass Boys getting together to play and tell Monroe stories. A special thanks too, to ... Read more...
  • John Boyd Great expreience!! This will be my 3rd camp,as a beginner I felt welcomed and encouraged, Figured I’m learning what to learn, Getting to the roots of this music with guys who were taught and played with Bill, caint get any closer to the source theese days. Mike and Heidi work tirelessly to put this together ... Read more...
  • Fay Kirkland Monroe mandolin camp was a great learning experience! Best Teachers and Staff. Many new and old friends from all around the world. – Fay Kirkland, September 22, 2017 Read more...
  • Jordan Riehm Learned from the best and jammed with the best. Plus, the food was outfreakingstanding! —Jordan Riehm, September 24, 2017 Read more...
  • Raynae Redman My name is Raynae Redman and this is the second time I have attended Monroe Mandolin Camp. In 2016, the camp was expanded to include banjo, and in 2017, a fiddle track was also added. Each year there’ll be another instrument track added until each of the 5 bluegrass instruments in Monroe’s band will be offered. ... Read more...