for a week of
bluegrass, folk, blues, swing, jazz, Irish, flatpicked and fingerstyle guitar, mandolin,
banjo, fiddle, bass, singing, learning and fun!
Break out of your routine and be inspired by a
variety of styles, first-rate musicians, and the
incredible experience of being immersed in
acoustic music. Our instructors are some of the
top players in the nation, but they were chosen
because they’re known by peers and students as
great instructors for
Class sizes are small, with an average 7:1
student-teacher ratio, so you’ll be sure to get
plenty of individual attention.
concerts, master classes, seminars and jamming!
From over 30 hands-on classes offered over a
broad range of levels, instruments, styles and
subjects, you select those that appeal to you.
There will also be concerts by instructors and
campers, master classes for up-close
individualized learning, seminars on interesting
and fun topics, and jamming!
if you’re new to jamming, we’ll have courses
specifically designed to get you started.
whether you’re just starting out or an advanced
player, there are over 35 classes to inspire,
inform and challenge you. Each instructor
teaches a variety of levels and brings a wealth
of fundamentals, technique and style
to each class.
Click here to
assess your playing level.
are welcome! Campers under 18 must be
accompanied by an adult.
Companions: you're welcome to attend the
camp as a companion of a camper, at a reduced
rate. While you won't attend classes,
instructor one-on-ones, jams or seminars, you're welcome to
attend all concerts, meals, and stay in the camp
lodging. The camp itself is a beautiful
retreat, and there are also many great things to
see and do close by; see our
Things to Do in the Area page.
You’ll be at the
Mountain Mennonite Camp,
high in the mountains near Divide, Colorado,
surrounded by spruce, pine and aspen forest,
beautiful rock formations, and premier hiking
Campers and companions will receive a free
T-Shirt that will be the envy of your friends
(and better yet, your enemies).
If you’re new, if you’re old,
if you need challenge, if you need something
new, if you’re on a plateau and need
inspiration, or if you just want to peg your fun
meter, the Colorado Roots Music Camp is for you.