Daily Schedule for 2019 Roots of American Music Week

Daily Schedule for 2019 Roots of American Music Week


2:00pm to 4:30pm – Check-in for program and housing

5:00pm to 6:30pm – Dinner

6:15pm – Walking Campus History Tour

7:00pm – Orientation in Chapel, Meet and Greet will be afterwards

Monday thru Friday

7:00 to 8:30am – Breakfast

9:00 to 10:20am – Class A

10:30am to 11:50pm – Class B

12:00 to 1:00pm – Lunch

1:15 to 2:15pm – Writers Circle

2:30 to 3:50pm – Class C

4:15pm to 5:15pm – Instructor spotlight

5:30 to 6:30pm – Dinner

After Dinner: M-W

7:00 to 8:15pm – Jamming

8:00 to 10:00pm – Open Mic

Thursday  8:00 to 10:00pm   Instructors Concert

Friday will be Student Showcase @ 4:15

Students will be able to choose 1 class per time slot to attend M-F. Below are the choices

Class A: Piedmont-Style Blues Guitar:  Lightnin Wells, Old Time Uke Party: Paula Bradley, American Roots Piano : Mick Kinney, Brilliance of the Mandolin: Josh Goforth, Harmony Singing: Nadine Landry.

Class B: Honky Tonk-itis: Songs of Livin’, Lovin’ & Leavin’: Paula Bradley, Flatpick Guitar-0-Rama: Josh Goforth, Blues Harmonica 101”:Robert Jones, Mainland Ukulele Songs and Techniques: Lightnin Wells, Old Time Fiddle: Sammy Lind

Class C: “A nest of singing birds” – Cecil Sharp’s collection – The Singers and their Songs”: Sheila Kay Adams, Delta Blues guitar: Robert Jones, Jugband: Mick Kinney, Old Time Banjo: Sammy Lind, Upright Bass: Nadine Landry