Songs From the Shop

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My big project for 2019 is called Songs From the Shop: a collection of handcrafted songs played on handcrafted instruments. Watch for new videos over the next few months and a CD by the end of the summer. The music was written on the guitars right after being built.

Song School 2018 !

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I’m stoked to be on the teaching staff again this year for the Rocky Mountain Song School. I’ll be offering a workshop on instrument maintenance and how to be kind to your stringed instrument. http://www.bluegrass.com/songschool/instructors.html

Summer Camps, Lessons and More!!!

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I will be teaching a beginner¬†guitar camp this summer, in Lafayette at the Colorado School for Musical Arts, June 12 – 16, 3:00 – 4:30pm. Campers will learn about acoustic guitars, electric guitars and amps, and how to play chords and sing songs. At the same school I’ll be continuing with the Beginner Bluegrass class […]

100 days of Woody

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A couple weeks before the election I bought a Woody Guthrie songbook – 100 Years, 100 Songs. I half jokingly told my wife that if Trump won the election I was going to learn, perform and record each and every one of those songs and release one a day on You Tube, and here on […]

A new band project!

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Hola! It’s been a while since I’ve been on here to update my music world. I’m starting a string band with some friends, Keith Summers on bass, John Neilson on fiddle, Jason Lowery on clawhammer banjo and myself on guitar. It’s great fun, we are playing alot of traditional old time music and a few […]