Get Bill's enewsletter
facebook twitter YouTube


Bill Evans on banjo at the Freight 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
Alan teaches "The Phonetics of Banjo" and Bill teaches "Bluegrass Harmony Workshop" at 5 pm. Info at 509-551-1913.

Saturday, January 31, 1 to 4:30 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 show, doors at 7 p.m.

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!! $15 general public.

Sunday, February 8: 2 to 4 p.m.

"Banjo Jam Survival Skills" workshop for all levels in Chico, CA  

Chico, CA: 1668 Park View Lane (home of Lucy Smith)
For all levels! Learn the secrets of how to have fun playing with others in jams and bands. $40 admission. Phone Lucy Smith at 530-894-1449 or email to for reservations.

Sunday, February 8: 7 p.m.

The Banjo in America in Chico, CA  

Chico, CA: Trinity United Methodist Church of Chico, 285 E. 5th Street (at Flume St.)
Suggested donation $15 for adults, $10 for teens & students, free for children under 13. Tickets available at door. For concert info, contact Lucy Smith at 530-894-1449 or

Thursday, February 19, 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, February 21, noon to 2 p.m. and 2:30-4:30 p.m.

Palo Alto, CA Banjo Workshops at Gryphon Stringed Instruments  

Palo Alto, CA: Gryphon Stringed Instruments, 211 Lambert Avenue
Join Bill for "Back Up Essentials and Sounding Great At Your Next Jam" (noon to 2 p.m.) and "Bluegrass Banjo Intros, Endings & Hot Licks" (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.

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.

FaceBook Twitter YouTube