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Greg Deering on the road for East Coast banjo workshop dates

[fa icon="calendar"] May 7, 2018 5:50:30 PM / by Jamie Latty

Jamie Latty

Greg Deering is hitting the road on a three week tour, and hosting six in banjo workshops at a handful of Deering dealer locations. 

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Greg will be hosting his Meet The Maker workshops at a handful of locations, where he will share stories of artists and events spanning across Deering Banjo Co's 43 years in business.

He will also demonstrate how to set up a banjo for the best sound, as well as offer maintenance tips to keep your banjo in great shape! 

And as a special treat for anyone attending the Florida or North Carolina workshops, Greg will be joined by Mark Johnson (the creator of the Clawgrass style) and Terry Baucom (the Duke of Drive)! 

Greg will be wrapping up his tour in Washington DC where he and his daughter, Jamie Deering, will take part in the NAMM Music Education Advocacy D.C. Fly Invisiting with their elected representatives on Capitol Hill to advocate for the right of every child to learn and grow with music.

We are very proud that Greg and Jamie will be representing Deering and the banjo community to fight for music education.   

 

Deering Banjo Workshop Dates:

 

Thu, May 10th - Seven C's Music (w/Mark Johnson)

St. Petesburg, FL - 7-9pm

 

Mon, May 14th - Draisen Edwards

Anderson, SC - 6-8pm

 

Tue, May 15th - Lowe Vintage Instruments (w/Terry Baucom)

Burlington, NC - 6-8pm

 

Thu, May 17th - North Carolina School of Traditional Music

Durham, NC - 6-8pm

 

Fri, May 18th - Pickers Supply Music

Fredericksburg, VA - 7-9pm

 

Sat, May 19th - Turtle Hill

La Plata, MD - 11-1pm

 

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Jamie Latty

Written by Jamie Latty

Jamie moved to San Diego from his native England in 2011 and has been part of the Deering team ever since. He has over 13 years experience in the musical instruments industry and has played music for as long as he can remember. His favorite Deering model is the 40th Ann. model. Jamie is married with three children and enjoys time with family, Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and of course, playing music.

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