SCHEDULEThursday, December 18, 8 - 10 p.m.
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.
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
$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 email@example.com for more info.
Sunday, January 18, 7 p.m. concert, 3 p.m. workshop.
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 CerritoEl Cerrito, CA: Ifshin Violins, 6420 Fairmount Avenue
Banjo great Alan Munde & Bill Evans together! Seatling is limited. Contact Bill at firstname.lastname@example.org for reservations. Tickets $25.
Thursday, January 22: 7 pm concert, 6 pm buffet
Alan Munde & Bill Evans in concert in Bend, ORBend, 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 email@example.com.
Friday, January 23, 8 p.m.
8 p.m. Info at 360-705-2819.
Saturday, January 24, 1 to 5 p.m.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org for reservations.
Saturday, January 24, 7:30 p.m., 6:30 p.m. potluck
Alan and Bill play this singularly incredible house concert series! Reservations at 503-233-4945 or email to email@example.com. Seating is limited and advance reservations are highly recommended.
Sunday, January 25, 2 p.m.
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
Details TBA soon!
Tuesday, January 27, 8 pm, doors at 7:30 pm
Alan and Bill perform for the Victoria Bluegrass Association. Tickets $25 door / $20 members. Info at firstname.lastname@example.org 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 email@example.com for registration.
Thursday, January 29, 7 pm
Alan Munde & Bill Evans in Chehalis, WAChehalis, WA: House Concert
Alan and Bill at Jackie Lester's intimate house concert series. For reservations, phone 360-748-6068 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Seating is limited. $20 prepaid admission.
Friday, January 30, 5 pm workshops, 7:30 pm concert
Vocal harmony and banjo workshops at 5 pm. Info at 509-551-1913.
Saturday, January 31, 1 to 5 p.m.
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
A terrific double bill featuring banjos, guitars & accordion!!
Saturday, March 14, 7:30 pm set time, workshops at 4 pm
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
Contact email@example.com for reservations. Seating is limited. $25 admission.
Saturday, March 28, 7:30 p.m.
The Banjo in America returns to this intimate and inviting Sierra mountain performance space. Tickets $15. Phone 530-265-2826 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for info.
Friday, April 10, doors at 7:15 pm, concert at 8 pm
Saturday, April 11, 7 pm doors, 7:30 pm concert
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, CASanta Barbara, CA
Details TBA. Contact Peter Feldmann at 805-688-9864 for info.
Friday, May 1
$20 admission. Info at 661-823-9994.
Saturday, May 2
With Red Dog Ash. $15 admission. Info at 209-862-4490 or email@example.com.
Friday to Sunday, May 15-17
Bill returns to Banjo Camp North! Details soon!
Thursday, May 28 to Sunday, May 31, 2015
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 PGaryEller@aol.com or phone 208-442-8844.
Thursday, June 4 to Sunday, June 7, 2015
Sunday, June 14 to Wednesday, June 17
Details TBA soon!
Thursday and Friday, July 9 and 10
719-783-0883 for info.
Saturday and Sunday, July 11 and 12
Email firstname.lastname@example.org for info.
Tuesday, July 28 to Saturday, August 1
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's first time at this great western North Carolina music camp in the Appalachian mountains!
Thursday to Sunday, September 10-13
Bill returns to this wonderful Northwest banjo event!
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 & Janet Davis with more TBA soon! Registration opens early January 2014. Contact Cindy at 615-952-4040 or email@example.com for info.