2007 SBC Schedule

March 16-18, 2007

Specialized Classes:

Int-Adv. Levels

(Rec. Hall)

Specialized Classes:

Int-Adv. Levels

(Dining Hall)

Specialized
Classes:

Int-Adv. Levels

(Tent)

Intermediate Track

(Pavillion)

Novice Track

(Handicrafts)

Special Events, Extra Classes

(Leader III)

Bluegrass Track

(Leader I)

Fri. 12:15p

Registration Begins: Dining Hall

Fri. 1:00p

Faculty Meeting: Rec Hall

Fri. 2:30-3:45p

Intro to Round Peak Clawhammer

 

Bob Carlin

Repertoire Class: “June Apple”“Twin Sisters,”

“House Carpenter”

 

Reed Martin

Review of Clawhammer Fundamentals

 

Mark Johnson

 Intro to Clawhammer-1 (The Basic Stroke)

 

Chuck Levy

Bluegrass,

Class 1

 

Bill Keith

Fri 4:00-5:15p

Fred Cockerham’s Clawhammer Style

 

Brad Leftwich

Improving Your Clawhammer Tone & Musicianship

 

Mark Johnson

Repertoire Class:

Learn “Snowdrop” in Open-C tuning.

 

Mary Z. Cox

Fundamentals of Drop- & Double-Thumbing

 

Ken Perlman

Intro to Clawhammer-2(Hammers, Pulls, & Slides)

 

Chuck Levy

Old-time Fiddle Class

 

Alan Jabbour

Bluegrass,

Class 2

 

Bill Keith

6:00-7:00p

Friday DinnerDining Hall
 

Fri. 7:15-8:15p

 

Orientation, Meet the Faculty: Rec Hall

Fri. 8:30 -10:00p

Up to Speed Old-time Jam:

Leaders:

Carlin, Jabbour, Dudley

Medium-Level Old-time Jam

Leaders: Leftwich, Levy, Martin, Paine

Slow Old-time Jam.

Leader: Cox

Bluegrass Jam.

Keith, Johnson

Fri 10:15p-? Jamming Continues: Start Your Own!

(Available SpacesRec Hall, Dining Hall, Leader III, Any Vacant Cabin)

Sat. 8-9a

Saturday Breakfast: Dining Hall
Sat. 9:15-10:30a Tommy Jarrell’s Clawhammer Style

 

Brad Leftwich

Clawgrass: Using Clawhammer in a Bluegrass Context

 

Mark Johnson

Demo-Instruc-tional: Making a Traditional Tune Your Own

 

Mary Z. Cox

Some Great Old-time Tunes for Intermediates

 

Reed Martin

Intro to Clawhammer-3

(Reviewing the Basics)

Chuck Levy

Old-time Fiddle Class

 

Alan Jabbour

Bluegrass,

Class 3

 

Bill Keith

Sat. 10:45a-12:00 noon

Strategies for Playing Up the Neck in Clawhammer

 

Ken Perlman

Clawhammer Styles of Western North Carolina

 

Bob Carlin

Demo: Old-time

Fingerpicking

 

Brad Leftwich,

Reed Martin

Varying a Fiddle Tune to Make it More Interesting

 

Chuck Levy

Coordinating the Left & Right Hands

 

Mary Z. Cox

Backup Guitar Class: Bill Paine Bluegrass,

Class 4

 

Bill Keith

 12:15-1:10 Saturday Lunch: Dining Hall
1:15-1:45 Camp Photo: Location TBA

Sat 2:00-3:15p

Repertoire Class: “Tater Patch,” “Last Chance,” “Chinquapin.”

 

Reed Martin

Creating Close-Harmony Parts

 

Ken Perlman

“Low A” Tuning (c#AEAB), for a Big Banjo Voice

 

Mary Z. Cox

Intro to Song Arranging

 

Bob Carlin

Playing in Synch with Others

 

Brad Leftwich

Old- time Fiddle Class

 

Alan Jabbour

Instant Clawhammer for Bluegrass Pickers

 

Mark Johnson

Sat. 3:30-4:45p

Florida Fiddle Tunes for Clawhammer

 

Chuck Levy

Waltzes, Clawhammer Style

 

Ken Perlman

Intro to Old Time Fingerpicking

 

Reed Martin

 

Intermediate-Level Back-Up, Clawhammer Style

 

Mark Johnson

How to Simplify a Tune So You Can Play It

 

Bob Carlin

Old-time Fiddle Class

 

Alan Jabbour

 

Bluegrass,

Class 5

 

Bill Keith

Sat. 4:45-5:45p

Free Period

Sat. 6-7p

Saturday Dinner: Dining Hall

7:15-9:00p

Faculty Concert: Rec Hall

Sat. 9:15-10:45p

Jamming!

Up to Speed Old-time Jam:

Leaders: Martin Leftwich, Dudley

Intermediate Old-time Jam

Leaders:

Jabbour, Carlin

Banjo Campfire:

Leader: Cox

Slow Old-time Jam

Leader: Levy, Paine

Bluegrass Jam:

Keith, Johnson

Sat. 11:00p-? Jamming Continues!

(Available SpacesRec Hall, Dining Hall, Leader III, Any Vacant Cabin)

8-9:00a

Sunday Breakfast: Dining Hall

Sun 9:15-10:30a

Intro to Fretless Banjo

 

Bob Carlin

Lee Hammons’ Clawhammer Banjo Style

 

Brad Leftwich

Demo: See Bluegrass Track. Adding Notes Past the 5th Fret in a Natural Way

 

Mary Z. Cox

Reviewing Basic Clawhammer Techniques

 

Chuck Levy

Old-Time Fiddle Class

 

Alan Jabbour

Demo: Bluegrass & Clawhammer working together

 

Johnson, Keith & Perlman

Sun 10:45a-12 noon Demo-Instructional: Minstrel or Stroke-Style Banjo

 

Bob Carlin

Using Roll Patterns & Licks in Clawhammer

 

Mark Johnson

Alternative Sounds for Tubby Banjos:

Gourd, Minstrel & Grain-Measure.

 

Mary Z. Cox

Easy Tunes Everyone Should Know

 

Brad Leftwich

Bring Your Right Hand Technique to the Next Level

 

Ken Perlman

The Doctor.Is In!

Make Individual Appointments,

Hell Teach You What You Want to Know

 

Reed Martin

Bluegrass:

Wrapping It Up

 

Bill Keith

12:15p

Sunday LunchDining Hall
Sun. 1:30 Camp Ends