Blue Ridge Old-Time Music Week

An unforgettable week in the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains of Western North Carolina learning the old-time music you love with nationally-known instructors. Intimate and affordable classes are offered for all levels of skill along with daily concerts and jam sessions. Courses include: Fiddle, Banjo, Guitar, Rythm and Repetoire, Bass, Mandolin, Singing, Dulcimer, and Dancing. Daily schedule: 9:00 am - 11:30 am: morning instructional classes; 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm: additional one-hour instructional classes available; 6:30 pm - 7:45 pm: jam sessions; 8:00 pm: INstructor Concert; 8:30 pm: House Party. Jam sessions are open to newcomers and ll levels of playing are welcome.

Event Details

Location Mars Hill University
Mars Hill, NC
Cost Ticketed/Admission Charged
Tuition form $579.00 to $679.00 with room & board options. Visit website for details and registration.
Music Styles Ballad Singing
Shaped-Note Singing
Square Dancing
Event Type Workshop / Class / Demonstration
  • ✔ Can Accommodate Groups
  • ✔ Dancers Welcome
  • ✔ Family Friendly
  • ✔ Food Service
  • ✔ Handicapped Accessible
  • ✔ Open Jam
  • ✔ Picnic Space

Attendees have access to campus amenities, including tennis court, walking trails, etc. Meals are exceptional quality, with an all-you-can-eat hot buffet, grill, plus salad, dessert and drink bars.

Contact Info

Phone (828) 689-1167

Upcoming Dates: