Weekend Workshops

Fur Peace Ranch Workshops

2017

The Blues of Robert Johnson
Underwood Recording Studios, Minneapolis, Mn
December 9-10, 2017
All levels welcome

Tom Feldmann will teach you every aspect of Robert Johnson’s playing from his standard tuning classics to his open tuning slide masterpieces.

Register @ playcountryblues.com/workshop

2018

2018

Delta Blues Guitar
Underwood Recording Studios, Minneapolis, Mn
March 10-11, 2018
Level 2

Charley Patton, Son House, Tommy Johnson, Robert Johnson and Bukka White.  Workshop will be a mix of fingerpicking and slide.

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Ballads and Blues
Jorma Kaukonen’s Fur Peace Ranch, Pomeroy, OH
May 11-14, 2018
Level 3

Workshop with Jorma Kaukonen and Tom Feldmann
Info @ furpeace.com

Bottleneck Slide Guitar (Level 1)
Underwood Recording Studios, Minneapolis, Mn
April 14-15, 2018

Learn the basics of how to play with a bottleneck slide.

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Entrance Ramp
Jorma Kaukonen’s Fur Peace Ranch, Pomeroy, OH
June 15-18, 2018
Level 1/2

Workshop with Jorma Kaukonen, Tom Feldmann and David Wolff
Info @ furpeace.com

Hill Country Blues and John Lee Hooker
Underwood Recording Studios, Minneapolis, Mn
May 5-6, 2018
All levels welcome

Work on getting into the groove and not just playing the notes with songs by R.L. Burnside, Junior Kimbrough, Jessie Mae Hemphill and John Lee Hooker.

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Pick-N-Putt Weekend
Movin on Down the Road
Jorma Kaukonen’s Fur Peace Ranch, Pomeroy, OH
September 21-24, 2018
Level 3

Workshop with Jorma Kaukonen and Tom Feldmann
Info @ furpeace.com

Performance Ready
Underwood Recording Studios, Minneapolis, Mn
June 2-3, 2018
All levels welcome

In this workshop we will be working on being “performance ready” both in song and stage.  We will be delving into the important factors of a performance ready piece; arrangement, dynamics, and tempo.

Each student will have the opportunity to perform a 2-3 song “set” to work on being in front of an audience.  Performing is not mandatory but encouraged.

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Rev Gary Davis Weekend
I Belong to the Band
Jorma Kaukonen’s Fur Peace Ranch, Pomeroy, OH
October 19-22, 2018
Level 2/3

Workshop with Jorma Kaukonen and Tom Feldmann
Info @ furpeace.com

Fingerpicking Guitar: “Singer/Songwriters and Blues Balladeers”
Underwood Recording Studios, Minneapolis, Mn
September 8-9, 2018
All levels welcome

Songwriters to Blues Ballads with tunes by Townes Van Zandt, Blaze Foley, Doc Watson, Mississippi John Hurt and Big Bill Broonzy

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Carnegie Hall: Fingerstyle Guitar Master Class
Jorma Kaukonen’s Fur Peace Ranch, Pomeroy, OH
November 9-12, 2018
Level 4

Workshop with Jorma Kaukonen and Tom Feldmann
Info @ furpeace.com

Bottleneck Slide Guitar (Level 2-3)
Underwood Recording Studios, Minneapolis, Mn
October 6-7, 2018

The tunes hold the techniques, and we will be working through the various styles of legendary sliders; Son House, Blind Willie Johnson, Tampa Red, Black Ace, Blind Willie McTell and Muddy Waters.

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Country Blues Guitar: “Deep Blues to Rags”
Underwood Recording Studios, Minneapolis, Mn
November 3-4, 2018
Level 2

Deep Blues to Rags by way of Lightnin’ Hopkins, Mance Lipscomb, Big Bill Broonzy, Brownie McGhee and Blind Boy Fuller

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The Blues of Robert Johnson
Underwood Recording Studios, Minneapolis, Mn
December 8-9, 2018
All levels welcome

Tom Feldmann will teach you every aspect of Robert Johnson’s playing from his standard tuning classics to his open tuning slide masterpieces.

Register Now