Instructor: Alan O’Bryant Ladies & Gentlemen! Lower Your 4th String! (All): Using the tune “Wildwood Flower” in two positions, this class is packed with a variety of techniques and concepts: getting in tune with your lowered 4th playing tunes...
Instructor: Alan O’Bryant Two Finger Melodic Style (All): ‘Melodic style’ banjo is a style of 3 finger 5 string banjo playing that was created in the early 1960’s by banjoists such as Bill Keith and Bobby Thompson so that they could play note for...
Instructors: Alan O’Bryant w/Casey Campbell East TN Blues: East TN Blues, written by Charlie Bowman, performed by Bill Monroe, Doc Watson, and country fiddlers like Tommy Jackson, amongst other. This is a well loved American Old-Time fiddle song that has a...
2021 MonManCamp Registration Begins August 17
The mission of the MonManCamp is simply to further the legacy left by the Father of Bluegrass Music, Bill Monroe. Our goals for camp are to:
Preserve the music created and recorded by Bill Monroe
Use the transformative power of music to foster relationships while building communities worldwide
Educate contemporary music enthusiasts about fundamental building blocks, stylistic elements, and techniques that are unique to this music
Present a curriculum that forwards an understanding of the players and culture that created Bluegrass music
Monroe Mandolin Camp, a 501(c)(3) Non-Profit Corporation.