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Bill Evans on banjo at the Freight Monday, February 29, 8 to 10 p.m.

Bangers & Grass at the the Kensington Circus Pub!  

Kensington, CA: Kensington Circus Pub, 389 Colusa Avenue
It's a special Leap Day Bangers & Grass! Join Bill Evans (banjo), Jim Nunally (guitar), Chad Manning (fiddle), Tom Bekeny (mandolin), and Steve Pottier (bass) for great traditional bluegrass in an intimate, informal setting. We recommend arriving by 6:30 p.m. to grab a table and enjoy the first set - or come late around 9 or 9:15 p.m. to catch the second show.

Saturday, March 5, times TBA

19th Century Banjo & Intro to Bluegrass Banjo Workshops at the Freight & Salvage, Berkeley  

Berkeley, CA: The Freight & Salvage Coffeehouse, 2020 Addison Street
Bill presents an Intro to 19th Century Banjo workshop covering minstrel & classic styles and an Intro to Bluegrass Banjo. Both

Sunday, March 6, matinee show at 1 p.m.

Bill Evans' Banjo in America at Freight & Salvage in Berkeley!  

Berkeley, CA: 2020 Addison Street
Bill brings up to ten banjos and 250 years of musical traditions to this special matinee performance at Berkeley's Freight and Salvage. Tickets $15 adv / $17 at the door.

Tuesday, March 8 to April 12. Level 1 from 6:30 to 7:45 p.m. and Level 2 from 8 to 9:15 p.m.

Bluegrass Jam Class: Beyond the Basics: now offered in two different class sections for beginners and more advanced students!  

Berkeley, CA: Freight and Salvage Cofffehouse, 2020 Addison Street
Bill teaches two sections of this popular six week jam class: one for newbies at 6:30 and another for slightly more experienced players and class alumni at 8 p.m. For all bluegrass instrumentalists and singers. Ideal for high beginner to intermediate players and those wanting to become more comfortable playing with others. $120 early bird tuition. Phone 510-644-2020 or email Bill at for more info.

Friday, April 1: 7 p.m.

Bill Evans & Alan Munde in San Diego! Free admission!!  

La Jolla, CA: La Jolla Christian Fellowship Church, 627 Genter Street
Alan and Bill perform in a concert sponsored by the San Diego Bluegrass Society. Admission is free but donations will be accepted!

Saturday, April 2, show at 8 p.m., doors at 7:30 p.m.

Alan Munde & Bill Evans in concert at Boulevard Music, Culver City, CA  

Culver City, CA: Boulevard Music, 4316 Sepulveda Blvd.
$20 admission. Workshop for all levels with Alan & Bill from 3 to 5 p.m. Details TBA.

Sunday, April 3, workshop at 3:30 p.m., concert at 6 p.m.

Bill Evans & Alan Munde in Atascadero, CA  

Atascadero, CA: Roger Siminoff's house concert series
Alan and Bill teach & perform on the beautiful California coast. $20 concert admission, $35 workshop admission includes pizza dinner! Address given after reserving your seat. Contact Roger at or 805-801-8750.

Monday, April 4: 7:30 p.m. show, doors at 7 p.m.

Bill Evans & Alan Munde in El Cerrito at Ifshin Violins!  

El Cerrito, CA: 6420 Fairmount Avenue
Reservations suggested - details TBA!

Thursday, April 7: 7:30 p.m. concert, doors at 7 p.m.

Alan Munde & Bill Evans at the Folsom Opry House, Folsom, CA  

Folsom, CA: 113 Puffer Way
Reservations recommended by contacting John Hettinger at or phone 916-990-0719.

Friday to Monday, April 8-11

Bill teaches at Walker Creek Music Camp, Petaluma, CA  

Petaluma, CA: Walker Creek Ranch
Bill teaches a bluegrass ensemble class open to all instruments and singers at a wonderful camp located just 2 miles from the Pacific Coast!

Friday and Saturday, May 6 & 7, 2016

Crary, Evans & Spurgin at the Parkfield Bluegrass Festival, CA  

Parkfield, CA
Set and workshop times TBA.

Thursday, May 19 to Sunday, May 22, 2015

Bill teaches at the Bluegrass Banjo Camp at Weiser in Idaho  

Weiser, ID: Slocum Hall Campus (site of the Weiser Fiddle Contest)
Bill is excited to be teaching at this new weekend camp in Weiser, ID with Janet Beazley and Jason Homey. For more info, contact Gary Eller at or phone 208-442-8844.

Thursday, June 2 to Sunday, June 5, 2016

Bill teaches at the Midwest Banjo Camp  

Olivet, MI: Olivet College
With Ken Perlman, Tom Adams, Janet Beazley, Byron Berline, Tim May, Wes Corbett, Alan Munde, Joe Newberry, Tony Trischka and many others!

Sunday, June 12 to Wednesday, June 15

Bill teaches at the CBA Father's Day Music Camp  

Grass Valley, CA: Nevada County Fairgounds
Bill will be teaching the Level 1/2 Bluegrass Ensemble Class, open to all instruments.

Thursday and Friday, June 16 & 17

Crary, Evans & Spurgin at the California Bluegrass Association's Father's Day Bluegrass Festival  

Grass Valley, CA: Nevada County Fairgrounds
Set times TBA.

Sunday, June 19 to Saturday, June 24

Bill returns to Steve Kaufman's Acoustic Kamp!  

Maryville, TN: Maryville College
Bill teams up with Gary Davis, Greg Cahill and Jeff Scroggins for a great week of instruction in east Tennessee!

Sunday, July 17 to Friday, July 22

Bill returns to Camp Bluegrass in Texas!  

Levelland, TX: South Plains College
Bill returns to Texas' premiere bluegrass camp, with Steve Smith, Alan Munde, Tim May and many others.

Sunday, July 31 to Saturday, August 6

Bill returns to teach banjo at the Swannanoa Gathering  

Asheville, NC: Warren Wilson College
With Tony Trischka & Alan Munde - a terrific event in the western North Carolina mountains!

Friday to Sunday, September 9-11

Bill teaches at the American Banjo Camp in WA - now in a new location!  

Port Orchard, WA: Pilgrim Firs Conference Center
Bill returns to this wonderful Northwest banjo event with Janet Beazley, Alan Munde, Mike Munford & others.

November 10-13

5th Annual California Banjo Extravaganza with Danny Barnes & Joe Newberry  

Concerts and workshops in Berkeley with more TBA!
Danny Barnes & Joe Newberry headline this year's event with John Reischman, Jim Nunally, Chad Manning, Sharon Gilchrist and Bill Evans. Banjo mini-camp and concert at Freight and Salvage Coffeehouse, Berkeley on Saturday, November 12th.

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