Bluegrass Singing Workshop
with The Sweet Lowdown
Learn to sing and harmonize in Bluegrass style!
Shanti Bremer (banjo, guitar, vocals), Amanda Blied (guitar, vocals), and
Miriam Sonstenes (fiddle, vocals)
Sunday, March 15th 2015 – 3pm
VCM Wood Hall, 900 Johnson Street
Space is limited; purchase in advance through the VCM office
at 250.386.5311 or in person.
Recently featured on the CBC’s Vinyl Café with Stuart Mclean and topping
national Folk Radio charts, The Sweet Lowdown are quickly gaining an
international reputation as one of Canada’s top Bluegrass groups
through their amazing performances and wonderful albums.
2013 Canadian Folk Music Award Nominee: “Vocal Group of the Year”
2013 Vancouver Island Music Awards Winner: “Island Roots Album of the Year”
and Nominee: “Island Artist of the Year” and “BC-Wide Artist of the Year”
Tuesday Wood Hall Series
Workshops & Jams in jazz, blues, folk, world, electronic, rock, songwriting,
pop, dixieland, gypsy swing, music business, music recording and more!
March 24: Old-Time Fiddle Tunes Jam
Time: 7:30 – 9:00pm
Place: Wood Hall • 900 Johnson Street
Price: $5 Drop In Fee for all members of the community
All Instruments welcome
*Note: Although there will be a member of the SCM faculty on hand, the above are Jams and not Workshops – so although all playing levels are welcome to attend, the tunes will be played in the traditional manner regarding tempos and style.
For more info and a list of tunes, email Daniel Lapp, Artistic Director, School of Contemporary Music
February 17: Celtic Fiddle Tunes Jam (50+ people showed up and had a blast!)