Tidewater Friends of Acoustic Music Annual Summer GATHERING! FREE! music all day

 

THE GATHERING!

An Annual Summer Event

Presented 

Each August 

by

TIDEWATER FRIENDS OF ACOUSTIC MUSIC

Saturday August 24th 10:30 AM - 10:00 PM

FREE!

&

OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

Jam with Friends Under the Tent on the Lawn Out Front

Enjoy Performances by Local & Visiting Artists

Bring Your Instruments to Workshops

guitar-mandolin-lap & hammered dulcimer-ukulele-banjo

songwriting

Bring the Kids & Grandma & Grandpa

for

Sing-Alongs & Story Telling

 

 

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  • Amy F.

    Day Time shows in Theater:

    11:00 - 11:45 Nicole Belanus
    12:00 - 12:30 Dean Dobbins
    12:30 - 1:00 Matt Thomas
    1:30 - 3:00 Young Songwriters in the Round
    3:15 - 4:00 Misty Harbor Band

    August 19, 2013

  • Amy F.

    Day Time Workshops Meeting Rooms A & B:
    11:00 - 12:00 Bass Fred Staggs & Richard Spano
    11:30 - 12:30 Booking & Gigging on the Road

    12:00 - 1:00 Mandolin Scott Slay & Tommy Espinola
    12:30 - 1:30 Banjo Styles Mike Munden, John Lawless, Geary Parkinson, Dreda Symonds

    1:00 - 2:00 Celtic Music Susan Lawler, Paul Brockman, Connie Smith
    1:30 - 2:30 Blues Ron Fetner

    2:00 - 3:00 Sea Shanties Susan Lawlor, Susan Heely, Dave McNew, Cindy Kays
    2:30 - 3:30 Paul Brockman

    3:00 - 4:00 Guitar Styles Amy Ferebee, Ty Molleen, Kent Ippilito, Lynn Kelley
    3:30 - 4:30 Dulcimers Bob Clarke, Dave McNew, builder, Bert Berry

    August 19, 2013

  • Amy F.

    Day Time Workshops upstairs:
    11:45 - 12:30 Will Overman unplugged
    12:45 - 1:30 Nicole Belanus unplugged
    1:30 - 2:15 Ukulele Workshop Amy Ferebee
    2:45 - 3:30 Richard Spano unplugged
    3:30 - 4:30 Dean Dobbins unplugged

    August 19, 2013

  • Amy F.

    Night Time Shows in the Theater:
    5:30 - 6:00 Tom Farley & Friends
    6:05 - 6:35 The Nothin' Doin' Band
    6:40 - 7:10 Amy Ferebee, Jim Hockett,
    Dreda Symonds & Regina Scott Sanford
    7:15 - 7:45 Hand Picked
    7:50 - 8:20 East Va Tribute
    8:25 - 8:35 John Hicks Memorial
    8:40 - 9:20 Chuck Cyote Larson

    August 19, 2013

  • Bill M.

    For those who enjoy Bluegrass, The Tidewater Bluegrass Music Association (TBMA) has a live Bluegrass Concert every Fourth Saturday with well-known local and regional groups performing for at least an hour, most times two or longer. See my web page at http://www.tidewaterbluegrass.org for more information.

    2 · August 13, 2013

  • Brenda B.

    The daytime Jam Session on the front lawn will feature WHRO's very own troubadour Jim Newsom from 11A -2P.

    Later in the afternoon Autoharp Diva Mary Haymaker will be bringing her "pickin' party" friends from the VA. Beach Farmers Market to finish off the afternoon.

    August 13, 2013

  • Brenda B.

    Daytime Workshops - Paul Brockman will be holding a fiddle workshop from 2:30 - 3:30.

    August 13, 2013

  • Brenda B.

    Correction to the daytime main stage.

    Michael Monahan has been called out of town and will be replaced by guitar sensation Matt Thomas from 12:30 - 1:00.

    August 13, 2013

  • Amy F.

    Night Time Shows in the Theater:
    5:30 - 6:00 Tom Farley & Friends
    6:05 - 6:35 The Nothin' Doin' Band
    6:40 - 7:10 Amy Ferebee, Jim Hockett,
    Dreda Symonds & Regina Scott Sanford
    7:15 - 7:45 Hand Picked
    7:50 - 8:20 East Va Tribute
    8:25 - 8:35 John Hicks Memorial
    8:40 - 9:20 Chuck Cyote Larson

    August 13, 2013

  • Amy F.

    Day Time shows in Theater:
    11:00 - 11:45 Nicole Belanus
    12:00 - 12:30 Dean Dobbins
    12:30 - 1:00 Mike Monahan
    1:30 - 3:00 Young Songwriters in the Round
    3:15 - 4:00 Misty Harbor Band

    August 13, 2013

  • Amy F.

    Day Time Workshops upstairs:
    11:45 - 12:30 Will Overman unplugged
    12:45 - 1:30 Nicole Belanus unplugged
    1:30 - 2:15 Ukulele Workshop Amy Ferebee
    2:45 - 3:30 Richard Spano unplugged
    3:30 - 4:30 Dean Dobbins unplugged

    August 13, 2013

  • Amy F.

    Day Time Workshops Meeting Rooms A & B:
    11:00 - 12:00 Bass Fred Staggs & Richard Spano
    11:30 - 12:30 Booking & Gigging on the Road

    12:00 - 1:00 Mandolin Scott Slay & Tommy Espinola
    12:30 - 1:30 Banjo Styles Mike Munden, John Lawless, Geary Parkinson, Dreda Symonds

    1:00 - 2:00 Celtic Music Susan Lawler, Paul Brockman, Connie Smith
    1:30 - 2:30 Blues Ron Fetner

    2:00 - 3:00 Sea Shanties Susan Lawlor, Susan Heely, Dave McNew, Cindy Kays
    2:30 - 3:30 Paul Brockman

    3:00 - 4:00 Guitar Styles Amy Ferebee, Ty Molleen, Kent Ippilito, Lynn Kelley
    3:30 - 4:30 Dulcimers Bob Clarke, Dave McNew, builder, Bert Berry

    August 13, 2013

  • Mary S.

    Possibly 1 or 2 guests.

    July 16, 2013

  • Amy F.

    Last year was such a success......we decided to do it again!

    June 19, 2013

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