BIG HORN MOUNTAIN
Americana, Folk, Old-Timey,
& Traditional Music
July 11, 12, & 13,
Bluegrass Camps for KidsWe're
excited to announce that Bluegrass Camps for Kids will be with us
for the 2014 festival and has been expanded to four days from July 8th
to July 11th from 10:00 am to 3:30pm. This will be a bluegrass and
music program for children ages 9 - 18, organized and taught by members of the award-winning band, The Barefoot Movement. Children can pick from a wide range of
classes, including all levels of guitar, bass, banjo, fiddle, and
vocals. Campers will also experience band class with their peers,
daily jams, square dances, art projects, and optional private
lessons. Campers will present a main stage performance on Friday
There is a limit of 35 students and the cost is $200
per student. Scholarship assistance is available for eligible Sheridan and
Johnson County, Wyoming residents. Follow this link for more information and registration. Questions should be addressed to the Johnson County Arts & Humanities Council via e-mail.
Festival workshops will be announced as we gather our lineup for 2014
and assemble our schedule. Check back in the spring for the 2014
workshops and check out the 2013 workshops below for an idea of what to
Workshops were held on
Saturday, July 13, 2013.Our workshops give you
the opportunity to meet with the musicians,
ask questions, and improve your playing ability or appreciation of the
traditional and acoustic instrument arts.
All our workshops are hosted by our performers who appear on the Main
Stage and are among the best in their craft.
All our workshops are free so come and enjoy!
feature two types of workshops. Showcase workshops will be of
interest to all
including those who don’t play an instrument.
The showcase workshops will all be held in the Community building from 10:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Saturday.
workshops will be of more interest to those who
play an instrument or who are considering taking up an
instrument. These workshops will all be held in the
Needlecraft and Cook Shack buildings just south of the Community
from 12:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Saturday.
Bring your instruments!
|9:00 - 10:00 am||SHOWCASE WORKSHOP|
Finnders & Youngberg
Kids on Bluegrass
|10:00 - 11:00 am||SHOWCASE WORKSHOP|
Arranging Material for Performance
Performing together since 2001, Houston Jones
has consistently put out new and interesting material. With six albums and hundreds of shows under
their belt, they have lots to share about how to arrange songs for performance.
|11:00 am - Noon||WORKSHOP|
The Jalan Crossland Band
Country Crafts & Cooking
|11:00 am - Noon||FIDDLE WORKSHOP|
Trevor Krieger & Ty Peterson
|11:30 am - 12:30 pm||SHOWCASE WORKSHOP|
Byron Berline Band
Tune Arranging and Tune Endings
| Community Building|
|12:30 – 1:30 pm||VOCAL HARMONIES|
The Honey Dewdrops
|12:30 – 1:30 pm|
|1:00 – 2:00 pm|SHOWCASE WORKSHOP
The Quebe Sisters Band
Meet the Quebe Sisters Band
|2:00 – 3:00 pm||MANDOLIN WORKSHOP|
Alex Johnstone & Rick Zimmerman
|2:00 – 3:00 pm||BANJO WORKSHOP|
|2:30 – 3:30 pm||SHOWCASE WORKSHOP|
|3:30 – 4:30 pm||FLATPICK GUITAR WORKSHOP|
Jeff Troxel of Cody, Wyoming will explore the flatpick
guitar. Jeff is an accomplished composer
and arranger and won the National Flatpick Championship in 2003. Bring your guitar and learn practice
techniques, caring for your guitar, and new tips and tricks.
|3:30 – 4:30 pm||THE BONES WORKSHOP|
|5:30 – 6:30 pm||DANCE WORKSHOP|
Pick & Holler
|Schedule times may
change so check back often for updates. Workshop schedules will be
updated once we have confirmed scheduling with our entertainers.|