Jim Kendrick

Mississippi Chris Sharp & Piper Sharp Myers

Singer/Songwriter and Silver Wolf Records recording artist, Mississippi Chris Sharp was born under the influence and musical heritage of Jimmie Rodgers in Meridian, Mississippi—their shared home town. He was an original cast member and technical/post-production producer on the the long-runnng Sucarnochee Revue, a live-music variety show featured on Mississippi and Alabama Public Radio and Television. …

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Robert Montgomery

Robert Montgomery takes you back to pre-WWII style country music with his renditions of knockdown banjo and singing from the likes of Uncle Dave Macon and Louis Marshall “Grandpa” Jones, as well as guitar. Robert was born October 20, 1983, grew up in Moulton, Alabama, and was introduced to old time mountain music when he …

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2020 MonManCamp Video Scholarships Competition Rules

MANDOLIN Video Competition: Video Submission between February 1-15. Winner announced February 28, 2020. BANJO Video Competition: Video Submission between March 1 – March 15 Winner Announced April 1, 2020. FIDDLE Video Competition: Video Submission between April 1- April 15. (New Dates): Winner announced April 30, 2020. NEW for 2020! GUITAR Video Competition: Video Submission April 15 …

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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 …

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Diane Cross

Traveling from Australia, I’ve attended many Monroe Mandolin Camps and at every camp I’ve learnt a lot. Each time following the camp, I’ve had many hours of practice developing my skills as a mandolin player. Tuition has been excellent featuring a diverse team of professional Mandolin players. Mike Compton, David Davis, Roland White, Skip Gorman, …

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Jan Hester

Monroe Mandolin Camp 2016 was my first experience at a music camp. As a beginning mandolin player, this camp was incredible. The instructors were so interested in helping, lending their experience to help you learn. They were always available to answer questions, show you a lick, give instruction outside of the scheduled class or just …

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Craig Coleman

I have attended Monroe Mandolin Camp each year it has been offered. I have made life-long friends and acquaintances that love and respect the traditional, Monroe-inspired Bluegrass music that I have loved and respected, especially the mandolin playing of Bill Monroe. not only do attendees have a great time at camp, but attendees are able …

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George del Porto

I have been to Monroe Mandolin Camp for three years now and love it. Sitting around eating pizza and refreshments, jamming with Mike Compton himself, and other instructors is pretty much a high point for me!! I have many, many instructor friends, luthier friends like Paul Duff and Will Kimble, and students from USA and …

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