coolest promotional video we could ever do -
because we didn't have to do it. One of our
campers (who prefers to remain anonymous) did it for us
after our 2011 camp.
Johnson on Letterman -
Mark was awarded the 2012 Steve Martin Prize for
Excellence in Banjo and Bluegrass. Here he is with
Steve Martin and Emory Lester performing on David
Interview with Rolly Brown -
This is from Rolly's latest video for Stefan Grossman's
Guitar Workshop; some talk, some playing. He's
playing his Rolly Brown signature model guitar from
Johnson - interview - here's
an interesting local (Florida) video production about
Mark, with some good interview footage, and his playing
from a local Florida festival
footage - here's some video from one of our earliest
concerts, starting with some Irish music from Matt Shortridge, Blues for Dixie with Raul Reynoso,
then fingerstyle and harp guitar from Stephen Bennett,
followed by Pat Donohue.
concert footage - here are some snippets with Gerald
Jones and Brad Davis, then Mike Phelan, then Pat Donohue
- we walked around on Thursday and caught a few jam
sessions, some big, some small.
Instructors Matt Shortridge and Julie
Davis found that they were both Ewan McColl fans, and we
caught them singing his version of Peggy Gordon on the deck;
they later performed it at the Thursday night instructor
You're Not Lonely Enough to Know: Mike
Phelan of Marley's Ghost came as a camper last year.
We asked him to run our Bluegrass Songbook class, and
folks had a great time in it. He showed this song
to Craig Duncan, Bob Goldstein, Raul Reynoso and Charlie
A tour of
a few camp classes. We shot a little
footage of some of the classes; here it is.