SCHEDULEWednesday, September 2, 6:30 to 8 p.m.
Admission is free! Bring the entire family, a blanket and dinner and enjoy the finest in traditional bluegrass with Bill Evans, Jim Nunally, Tom Bekeny, Steve Pottier and special guest Blaine Sprouse on fiddle.
Thursday to Sunday, September 11-13
Bill returns to this wonderful Northwest banjo event!
Wednesday, September 16, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Bill teaches an all day workshop for all levels covering working up solos and all aspects of banjo backup. $60, advance reg required.
Thursday to Saturday, September 17-19
Bill's first appearance in Winfield since 1985! Mandolin and fiddle wizard Martin Stevens joins guitar flatpicking legend Dan Crary, Steve Spurgin and Bill at this year's event.
Tuesday, September 22, 8 to 10 p.m.
389 Colusa Avenue. 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.
Thursday, October 8, 8:30 p.m.
NashCamp Banjo Kickoff Concert at Nashville's Station Inn with Tony Trischka, Alan Munde, Janet Davis, Raymond McLain and Bill EvansNashville, TN: The Station Inn, 402 12th Avenue South.
With help from Barbara Lamb, David Grier and Matt Flinner. Tickets $15 at the door. Phone 615-255-3307 for info.
Friday to Sunday, October 9-11, 2015
A three day bluegrass banjo camp for all levels of players produced by Bill Evans, Sonny Osborne and Cindy Sinclair. Instructors include Alan Munde, Ned Luberecki, Raymond McLain & Janet Davis with Frank and Ricky Neat. As of 8/12, only a few student slots remain! Contact Cindy at 615-952-4040 or firstname.lastname@example.org for info.
Sunday, October 18. NOTE: 5 p.m. show!
With Bill Amatneek. Info at 707-874-9392.
Friday, November 13, 8 p.m., doors at 7:30 p.m.
The 4th Annual California Banjo Extravaganza with Riley Baugus, Ryan Cavanaugh, Bill Evans & Friends at the Palms Playhouse (Sacramento area)Winters, CA: The Palms Playhouse, 13 Main Street
Join Ryan, Riley, Bill and their incredible All-Star Band (Chad Manning, John Reischman, Jim Nunally & Sharon Gilchrist) for a night of acoustic virtuosity! Info at 530-795-1825.
Saturday, November 14, 7:30 pm concert, 7 pm doors.
The 4th Annual California Banjo Extravaganza with Riley Baugus, Ryan Cavanaugh & Bill Evans for the Redwood Bluegrass Associates, Palo AltoPalo Alto, CA: Etz Chayim Hall, 4161 Alma Street.
Join Riley, Ryan and Bill and their incredible All Star band of Chad Manning, John Reischman, Jim Nunally and Sharon Gilchrist for a night of unsurpassed virtuosity. Tickets $22 adult, $20 senior, $12.50 student. Info at 650-691-9982.
Saturday, November 15, 1 to 4:30 p.m., $70
California Banjo Extravaganza Mini-Camp with Riley Baugus, Ryan Cavanaugh & Bill Evans in Berkeley - bluegrass & clawhammer instruction for all levels!Berkeley, CA: The Freight and Salvage Coffeehouse
Small group workshop sessions for all levels of banjo players. Topics include clawhammer (Riley Baugus), bluegrass (Bill Evans) and progressive/jazz banjo (Ryan Cavanaugh). Advance registration is recommended.
Sunday, November 15, 8 p.m. show, doors at 7 p.m.
The 4th Annual California Banjo Extravaganza with Tony Furtado, Mark Johnson & Bill Evans & their All-Star Band!Berkeley, CA: The Freight and Salvage Coffeehouse, 2020 Addison Street
Join Riley Baugus, Ryan Cavanaugh, Bill Evans, John Reischman, Jim Nunally, Chad Manning and Sharon Gilchrist as we celebrate the banjo with an unforgettable evening concert. 510-644-2020 for info. $30 advance / $32 door.