SCHEDULEMonday, February 29, 8 to 10 p.m.
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
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 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 email@example.com for more info.
Friday, April 1: 7 p.m.
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.
$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.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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, CAFolsom, CA: 113 Puffer Way
Reservations recommended by contacting John Hettinger at email@example.com or phone 916-990-0719.
Friday to Monday, April 8-11
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
Set and workshop times TBA.
Thursday, May 19 to Sunday, May 22, 2015
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 PGaryEller@aol.com or phone 208-442-8844.
Thursday, June 2 to Sunday, June 5, 2016
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 will be teaching the Level 1/2 Bluegrass Ensemble Class, open to all instruments.
Thursday and Friday, June 16 & 17
Set times TBA.
Sunday, June 19 to Saturday, June 24
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 Texas' premiere bluegrass camp, with Steve Smith, Alan Munde, Tim May and many others.
Sunday, July 31 to Saturday, August 6
With Tony Trischka & Alan Munde - a terrific event in the western North Carolina mountains!
Friday to Sunday, September 9-11
Bill returns to this wonderful Northwest banjo event with Janet Beazley, Alan Munde, Mike Munford & others.
5th Annual California Banjo Extravaganza with Danny Barnes & Joe NewberryConcerts 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.