SCHEDULEFriday, March 7, 8:30 - 10 p.m. set
The Banjo in America closes out Friday night at this wonderful new acoustic music festival featuring Pete & Joan Wernick, the Tuttles and many more. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or phone 831-460-9196 for info.
Tuesdays, March 11 t0 April 15, 6:30 - 7:45 p.m.
Bill teaches a brand new group class designed for those totally new to the banjo. You'll learn chords, picking patterns and classic repertoire like "Cripple Creek" and "Cumberland Gap" as well as learn how to survive a bluegrass jam session. $120 tuition through March 5; $130 after 3/6. Contact Bill at email@example.com for questions & info.
Tuesday, March 11 to April 15, 8 to 9:15 p.m.
Bill teaches a new six week section of his highly popular learn-how-to-jam class, for all bluegrass instrumentalists and singers. Ideal for high beginner to intermediate players and those wanting to become more comfortable playing with others. $120 tuition through March 5; $130 after 3/6. Phone 510-644-2020 or email Bill at firstname.lastname@example.org for more info.
Thursday, March 13, 8 p.m. show, doors at 7 p.m.
The Britgrass Invasion: An All-Beatles Tribute featuring Nat Keefe, The T Sisters, Belle Monroe and Emily YatesSan Francisco, CA: The Chapel, 777 Valencia Street
Also featuring Chris and Lorin Rowan, David Gans and many others. $15 admission.
Thursday, March 27, 8 to 10 p.m.
Bangers & Grass at the Kensington Circus Pub!Kensington, CA: Kensington Circus Pub
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, April 10: 7 p.m.
The Banjo in America comes to the Orem Public Library's amazing Events Series. This performance is free! Info at 801-229-7050.
Friday, April 11: 7 p.m.
The Banjo in America in Cedar Hills, UT!Cedar Hills, UT: a house concert at the home of Keith and Ellen Irwim
Enjoy The Banjo in America in Keith and Ellen's beautiful Cedar hills home. $15 donation requested. Reservations required: 801-362-5994.
Saturday, April 19, noon to 2 p.m. and 2:30-4:30 p.m.
Join Bill for "Bluegrass Jam Survival Skills" (noon to 2 p.m.) and "Working Up Scruggs Style Solos" (2:30-4:30 p.m.) workshops designed for all levels of players. $40 each session - take one or both! Advance registration recommended at 650-493-2131.
Thursday, May 1 to Sunday, May 4
Bill is excited to be teaching at this relatively new weekend camp in Weiser, ID. For more info, contact Gary Eller at PGaryEller@aol.com or phone 208-442-8844.
Friday, May 9, 8 p.m., doors at 7:30 p.m.
Bill returns to this fine Los Angeles-area concert series. Last year's show was sold out - advance fix recommended! Info at 310-398-2583.
Saturday, May 10
760-438-5996 for info.
Thursday, June 5 to Sunday, June 8
Bill returns to this fantastic Midwest camp.
Sunday, June 15 to Wednesday, June 18
Bill returns to this great California camp. Details TBA!
Tuesday, July 29 to Saturday, August 2
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.
Thursday to Saturday, August 7 to 9, 2014
Join Bill and an incredible line up of teachers (including Ron Stewart, Gerald Jones, Brad Davis and more) at Texas' premiere music camp event!
Thursday, November 13 to Sunday, November 16
The 3rd Annual California Banjo Extravaganza with Mark Johnson and others TBA soon!Concerts in Grass Valley, Winters, Berkeley and Santa Cruz
The 3rd Annual Banjo Extravaganza features clawgrass great (and Steve Martin Banjo Award recipient) Mark Johnson and others TBA! Our great backup band is John Reischman, Sharon Gilchrist, Chad Manning and Jim Nunally. An afternoon banjo mini-camp in Berkeley is scheduled for Saturday, November 15th. More info TBA.