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Bill Evans on banjo at the Freight Thursday, December 18, 8 - 10 p.m.

Bangers & Grass at the Kensington Circus Pub, CA  

Kensington, CA: Kensington Circus Pub, 389 Colusa Avenue
Join Bill, Jim Nunally (guitar), Tom Bekeny (mandolin), Steve Pottier (bass) and Chad Manning (fiddle) for the most fun evening of bluegrass in the Bay Area. The pub is usually full by 7 p.m. so we recommend arriving early to grab dinner and a seat or come later for the second set at 9:15 p.m. Admission is always free but your tips and requests are appreciated.

Saturday, January 10, 4 to 5:30 p.m.

Bluegrass Banjo Jam Survival Skills Workshop at the Strum Shop in Roseville  

Roseville, CA: The Strum Shop, 408 Roseville Square
For all levels, this practical hands-on session will turn you into a banjo jamming ace! $40 admission. Phone 916-78-STRUM for info and reservations.

Saturday, January 10, 7 pm

The Banjo In America in Concert at the Strum Shop in Roseville, CA!  

Roseville, CA: The Strum Shop, 408 Roseville Square
$15 concert admission. Info at 916-787-8766.

Tuesday, January 13 to February 17, now offered in two sections! 6:30 to 7:45 p.m. and 8 to 9:15 p.m.

Bluegrass Jam Class: Beyond the Basics: now offered in TWO 6 week sessions 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.

Sunday, January 18, 7 p.m. concert, 3 p.m. workshop.

The Banjo in America in Arcata, CA  

Arcata, CA: Arcata Playhouse, 1251 9th Street
Bill's Arcata debut! Tickets $12 general / $10 students. Info at 707-822-1575.

Wednesday, January 21, 7:30 p.m.

Alan Munde & Bill Evans - only SF Bay Area show at Ifshin Violins, El Cerrito  

El Cerrito, CA: Ifshin Violins, 6420 Fairmount Avenue
Banjo great Alan Munde & Bill Evans together! Seatling is limited. Contact Bill at for reservations. Tickets $25.

Thursday, January 22: 7 pm concert, 6 pm buffet

Alan Munde & Bill Evans in concert in Bend, OR  

Bend, OR: Tumalo House Concert Series
Bill and Alan play for Maggie Jackson's fantastic house concert series. Suggested donation $20. Reserve your seat by phone 541-306-0797 or email

Friday, January 23, 8 p.m.

Alan Munde & Bill Evans at Traditions Cafe in Olympia, WA  

Olympia, WA: Traditions Cafe & World Folk Art, 300 5th Avenue SW
8 p.m. Info at 360-705-2819.

Saturday, January 24, 1 to 5 p.m.

Alan Munde & Bill Evans Banjo Workshops for Taborgrass in Portland, OR  

Portland, OR: St. David's Episcopal Church, 2800 SE Harrison St.
Alan and Bill will present a full day of workshops for Greg Stone's incredible Taborgrass program. Alan teaches "The Phonetics of Bluegrass Banjo" for beginners/low intermediates and "Creating Solos to Songs" for intermediate/advanced students. Bill teaches "Jam Survival Skills" for beginners/low intermediates and "Up The Neck Backup" for intermediate/advanced students. Contract Greg Stone at 971-207-3195 or email to for reservations.

Saturday, January 24, 7:30 p.m., 6:30 p.m. potluck

Alan Munde & Bill Evans at Abbie Weisenbloom's Amazing House Concert Series  

Portland, OR: Abbie Weisenbloom House Concerts in Inner SE Portland
Alan and Bill play this singularly incredible house concert series! Reservations at 503-233-4945 or email to Seating is limited and advance reservations are highly recommended.

Sunday, January 25, 2 p.m.

Alan Munde & Bill Evans at Nancy's Farm, Bellingham!  

Bellingham, WA: Nancy's Farm
Alan and Bill at our favorite NW house concert venue! 2030 E. Smith Road. Reserve seats by phoning 360-966-4640. Suggested donation $15.

Monday, January 26, 8 pm

Alan Munde & Bill Evans in Vancouver, BC for Pacific Bluegrass & Heritage Society  

Vancouver, BC, Canada: The Anza Club, 8th and Ontario
Details TBA soon!

Tuesday, January 27, 8 pm, doors at 7:30 pm

Alan Munde and Bill Evans in Victoria, BC for Victoria Bluegrass Association  

Victoria, BC, Canada: First Church of Christ Scientist, 1205 Pandora Avenue
Alan and Bill perform for the Victoria Bluegrass Association. Tickets $25 door / $20 members. Info at or phone 250-388-4520.

Wednesday, January 28, 7 to 10 p.m.

Victoria, BC Banjo Workshop with Alan Munde & Bill Evans sponsored by the Victoria Bluegrass Association.  

Victoria, BC: location TBA.
For all level players. Alan teaches "The Phonetics of Bluegrass Banjo" for beginners/low intermediates and "Creating Solos to Songs" for intermediate/advanced players. Bill teaches "Jam Survival Skills" for beginners/low intermediates and "Up The Neck Backup" for intermediate/advanced students. $60 admission / $50 VBA members. Contact Alan Law at for registration.

Thursday, January 29, 7 pm

Alan Munde & Bill Evans in Chehalis, WA  

Chehalis, WA: House Concert
Alan and Bill at Jackie Lester's intimate house concert series. For reservations, phone 360-748-6068 or email Seating is limited. $20 prepaid admission.

Friday, January 30, 5 pm workshops, 7:30 pm concert

Alan Munde & Bill Evans, Concert and Workshops for the Mid-Columbia BG Association  

Kennewick, WA: Artmil Design, 5601 W Clearwater Ave, Suite 109
Vocal harmony and banjo workshops at 5 pm. Info at 509-551-1913.

Saturday, January 31, 1 to 5 p.m.

Alan Munde and Bill Evans Banjo Mini-Camp at Dusty Strings, Seattle, WA!  

Seattle, WA: Dusty Strings, 3406 Fremont Avenue North
Bill and Alan each present two 75 minute sessions for all levels of students, followed by a group session for all participants. $70 fee for the entire afternoon. Phone 206-634-1662 for reservations.

Saturday, January 31, 7:30 pm

Bill & Alan Munde at the Ballard Homestead in Seattle with David Keenan & Nova Karina Devonie!   

Seattle, WA: Ballard Homestead, 6541 Jones Ave NW
A terrific double bill featuring banjos, guitars & accordion!!

Saturday, March 14, 7:30 pm set time, workshops at 4 pm

Crary, Evans & Spurgin at Sonoma County Folk and Bluegrass Festival  

Sebastopol, CA
Crary, Evans & Spurgin's debut performance with the Kathy Kallick Band, Steep Ravine, Pete & Anne Sibley and many more. Banjo, guitar and songwriting workshops from Bill, Dan & Steve at 4 pm included with admission.

Sunday, March 15, 5:30 potluck, 6:30 concert

Crary, Evans & Spurgin for Music Near the Hearth House Concerts  

Sunnyvale, CA: Home of Bruce and Heather Pritchard.
Contact for reservations. Seating is limited. $25 admission.

Saturday, March 28, 7:30 p.m.

The Banjo in America Comes to the North Columbia Schoolhouse Cultural Center in Nevada City!  

Nevada City, CA: 17894 Tyler Foote Road
The Banjo in America returns to this intimate and inviting Sierra mountain performance space. Tickets $15. Phone 530-265-2826 or email for info.

Friday, April 10, doors at 7:15 pm, concert at 8 pm

Crary, Evans & Spurgin for Oaksong Society, Redding, CA  

Redding, CA: Pilgrim Congregational Church, 2850 Foothill Blvd.

Saturday, April 11, 7 pm doors, 7:30 pm concert

Crary, Evans & Spurgin for the Redwood Bluegrass Associates in Palo Alto, CA  

Palo Alto, CA: First Presbyterian Church, 1140 Cowper Street
Tickets $20 advance / $25 door. Half-price for teens and students, free under 13 and music students.

Thursday, April 30

Crary, Evans & Spurgin in Santa Barbara, CA  

Santa Barbara, CA
Details TBA. Contact Peter Feldmann at 805-688-9864 for info.

Friday, May 1

Crary, Evans & Spurgin in Tehachapi, CA  

Tehachapi, CA: Fiddler's Crossing, 206 East F Street
$20 admission. Info at 661-823-9994.

Saturday, May 2

Crary, Evans & Spurgin in Newman, CA  

Newman, CA: West Side Theatre, 1331 Main Street
With Red Dog Ash. $15 admission. Info at 209-862-4490 or

Friday to Sunday, May 15-17

Banjo Camp North in Charlton, MA  

Charlton, MA
Bill returns to Banjo Camp North! Details soon!

Thursday, May 28 to Sunday, May 31, 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 and will present "The Banjo in America" in concert on Saturday evening. For more info, contact Gary Eller at or phone 208-442-8844.

Thursday, June 4 to Sunday, June 7, 2015

Bill teaches at the Midwest Banjo Camp  

Olivet, MI: Olivet College

Sunday, June 14 to Wednesday, June 17

Bill teaches at the CBA Father's Day Music Camp  

Grass Valley, CA: Nevada County Fairgounds
Details TBA soon!

Thursday and Friday, July 9 and 10

Crary, Evans & Spurgin at High Mountain Hay Fever, Westcliffe, CO  

Westcliffe, CO
719-783-0883 for info.

Saturday and Sunday, July 11 and 12

Crary, Evans & Spurgin at the Big Horn Mountain Festival  

Buffalo, WY: Johnson County Fairgrounds
Email for info.

Tuesday, July 28 to Saturday, August 1

NashCamp Bluegrass Week in Fairview, TN  

Fairview, TN (Nashville area)
NashCamp Bluegrass Week is a week long bluegrass instructional camp for high beginners through advanced students on all instruments (and singers too!). The week culminates in a spectacular student concert performance at the World Famous Station Inn in downtown Nashville.

Monday, August 2 to Saturday, August 8

Bill teaches at Mando & Banjo Week at the Swannanoa Gathering  

Asheville, NC: Warren Wilson College
Bill's first time at this great western North Carolina music camp in the Appalachian mountains!

Thursday to Sunday, September 10-13

Bill returns to the American Banjo Camp in WA  

Fort Flagler, WA
Bill returns to this wonderful Northwest banjo event!

Friday to Sunday, October 9-11, 2015

NashCamp Sonny Osborne Banjo Camp in Fairview, TN!  

Camp Marymount, Fairview, TN
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 & Janet Davis with more TBA soon! Registration opens early January 2014. Contact Cindy at 615-952-4040 or for info.

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