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The First Kruger Brothers Academy on the West Coast!

[fa icon="calendar'] Dec 1, 2015 11:55:00 AM / by Jamie Deering posted in banjo, Jens Kruger, Kruger Brothers, News, workshop

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San Diego Academy Jan. 17

The Kruger Brothers are bringing their famous music academy to the Deering Banjo Company, on Sunday January 17, 2016.

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Banjo Celebration Day in the UK Filled with Workshops and Performances!

[fa icon="calendar'] Oct 15, 2015 5:32:29 PM / by Jamie Deering posted in 40th Anniversary, Deering Banjos, Eagle Music Shop, JigJam, Kruger Brothers, News, UK

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The Deering Banjo Company is heading over the pond in a few weeks to join Eagle Music Shop in bringing the celebration of 40 years of crafting Deering banjos to the UK! Together with the world renowned Kruger Brothers, and fantastic supporting musicians such as JigJam from Ireland, this will be an epic banjo celebration day of workshops and on-stage performances!

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Three Days until the Deering 40th Anniversary Celebration & Benefit Concert - Silent Auction Sneak Peek!

[fa icon="calendar'] Jul 15, 2015 2:47:09 PM / by Jamie Deering posted in banjo, deering, Email Articles, Guitar, Jens Kruger, Kruger Brothers, News, San Diego, San Diego Music Foundation, Star of India, Taylor, Taylor Guitars, Zac Brown

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We can feel the excitement in the air as the final preparations for our 40th Anniversary Celebration & Benefit Concert aboard the Star of India Ship are completed...and boy do we have some monumental surprises in store for you!

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The Kruger Brothers Play San Diego in Three Weeks! Do you have Tickets?

[fa icon="calendar'] Jun 29, 2015 7:18:32 PM / by Jamie Deering posted in Benefit Concert, Concert, Jens Kruger, Kruger Brothers, News, San Diego, San Diego Music Foundation, Star of India

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The Deering Banjos 40th Anniversary Celebration & Benefit Concert aboard the Star of India Ship is right around the corner. We are proud to be an American and local San Diego company, and honored to share this milestone with you while giving back to the community at the same time!

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Watch the Kruger Brothers with Steve Martin on the Letterman Show

[fa icon="calendar'] Oct 4, 2013 3:40:17 PM / by David Bandrowski posted in Artist Features, Jens Kruger, Kruger Brothers, steve martin

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Jens Kruger

[fa icon="calendar'] Jun 21, 2013 3:20:27 PM / by David Bandrowski posted in Artists, Jens Kruger, Kruger Brothers

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At age six, when Jens (Yens) heard the banjo on one of his dad's American records, he yearned to play it. But having no access to one, Jens played their mother's accordion, accompanying Uwe, who played their father's guitar. When Jens turned ten he acquired a tenor banjo and started to play Dixieland jazz, hoping that one-day 'Foggy Mountain Breakdown' would somehow flow from the instrument. A year later, Jens and Uwe made their first public appearance, and two years later Uwe bought Jens his first five-string banjo.

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The Mountain Song at Sea Cruise is Just Around the Corner!

[fa icon="calendar'] Dec 21, 2012 12:16:07 PM / by Jamie Deering posted in Banjo Rental, Cruise, David Grisman, deering artist, Inside Deering, Jens Kruger, Kruger Brothers, Mountain Song at Sea, News, Noam Pikelny, Punch Brothers, steep canyon rangers

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Come aboard with the Deering Banjo Company on the biggest ever Bluegrass festival cruise to the Bahamas from Feb 1-4, 2013! Featuring artists such as The Steep Canyon Rangers, Kruger Brothers, Del McCoury Band, Punch Brothers, David Grisman, and many more.

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