Enjoy live music at the Blue Ridge and Beyond Series with concerts hosted at the Andy Griffith Playhouse and the Historic Earle Theatre. The series includes the best names in bluegrass and Americana music. Performing at the Andy Griffith Playhouse or Andy Griffith Museum Theatre:
Wayne Erbsen Beginning Banjo Workshop & Concert
- Workshop: Friday, February 24 from 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm. Cost: Workshop $35, Banjo Rental $10, Workshop and Concert $45.
The workshops will take place in the Andy Griffith Museum Theatre (lower level of the Andy Griffith Playhouse) and will include bluegrass banjo. Participants will be given the opportunity to learn from our bluegrass and old-time master Wayne Erbsen. Banjos will be available for a rental fee of $10 per banjo.
- Concert: Friday, February 24 at 7:00 pm. Cost: $12:00.
As a musician, Wayne is a master of old-time, bluegrass, folk, Appalachian, cowboy, pioneer, railroad, and gospel music and music of the Civil War. He plays clawhammer and bluegrass banjo, fiddle, mandolin and guitar. Wayne has performed at across America and in western Europe. He has recorded many solo CDs and written dozens of music instruction books and songbooks. Wayne has won numerous prizes at fiddler’s conventions, including 1st place in clawhammer banjo (Galax, Virginia, 1973) and 1st place in senior old-time fiddler (Fiddler’s Grove, North Carolina, 2004).
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