Make Your Plans to Come to Murrrrville (Maryville) TN in June for the

 

22nd Annual

Steve Kaufman's Acoustic Kamps

Just 17 miles south of Knoxville, TN
In the Foothills of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park

On the grounds of the Historic Maryville College.

 

If you ever wanted to learn or improve musically,

here's your chance to study with the masters.

 

Flatpicking, Old Time Fiddle, Bluegrass Fiddle, Dulcimer,Old Time Mandolin, Bluegrass Mandolin, Old Time Banjo, Bluegrass Banjo, Fingerstyle, Bass,

Old Time Singing and Bluegrass Vocals, Hammered Dulcimer, Dobro, Ukulele and more.....

 

Six Nights, Seven Days

All Classes, Lodging, Meals, Nightly Concerts and much more.

 

Only $900 on Campus (plus tax and fees) and $825 Off Campus (plus tax and fees)

 

Stay on Campus or at the MainStay Suites - Special Kamp Student Rates Apply

Click HERE for info.

 

See at www.flatpik.com in the Kamp Section

 

 

 

Hi Friends

 

Register for the 2017

22nd Annual

Steve Kaufman's Acoustic Kamp

Gold Award Winning since 2002

 

Noted and voted for being the Best Kamp with the highest musical education value in the world. If you've been, you know. If you've never been, make this your year to begin.

 

You Can - Register HERE and follow the Online Registration Link or click the PDF and fax it or mail it in to us.

 

New News for 2017
During Old Time Week - Emily Abel form Asheville will call our 2nd Annual Kamp Kontra Dance. She chants as she calls and is really fun. You will love this night. Wednesday June 14 - Open to the Public

 

An ongoing push and pull with the college - construction. They told us we lost Isaac's this year - I just heard yesterday that we will have it. 

 

Elevators: All dorms and classroom buildings now have elevators for those third floor rooms and classes. Yea!

 

Afternoon Vocal Classes Offered Monday, Wednesday and Friday.

 

We are constantly tweaking Kamp for you and for the better. Register Today.

Visit us and the Smokies!

 

We have another stunning and unbelievable line-up. 

Check this out - 

 

Old Time and Traditional Week

June 11-17

                                    

The Flatpicking Team - Week One

Beppe Gambetta, Dix Bruce, Robin Kessinger, Steve Kaufman

 

The Fingerpicking Team - Eric Lugosch, T.J. Wheeler and Tim Thompson

 

Traditional Rhythm Guitar - Steve Kilby


The Old Time Fiddle Team - April Verch, Erynn Marshall, Stacy Phillips

 

Mountain Dulcimer - Aaron O'Rourke

 

Old Time Mandolin - Carl Jones

The Old Time Banjo Class - Steve Baughman

 

Old Time Singing and Harmony- Cary Fridley

 

Hammered Dulcimer - Tina Gugeler

 

 

Bluegrass Week - June 18-24

 

The Flatpicking Team - Week Two

Doug Yeomans, Mark Cosgrove, Mike Kaufman, Tim May, Tyler Grant and Wayne Taylor

 

Bluegrass Guitar Rhythm - Steve Kilby

 

The Mandolin Team - Alan Bibey, Don Stiernberg, Emory Lester, 

 John Reischman, Roland White and Tim Connell

 

Bluegrass Banjo Team - Gary Davis, Greg Cahill, Jake Schepps

and Ned Luberecki

 

Bluegrass Fiddle Team - Annie Staninec, Barbara Lamb, Josh Goforth

 

The Dobro Team - Greg Booth, Ivan Rosenberg and Jimmy Heffernan

 

Songwriting Instructor - Jerry Salley

 

The Bass Team - Clint Mullican, Missy Raines and Todd Phillips.  

Basses may be rented from Wilhoit Music and they deliver and pick up. Write them at wstrings@comcast.net 

 

Ukulele - Kent Knorr

 

Bluegrass Vocal Class - Dan Boner and Kathy Kallick

 

General Jamming Liaison - Keith Yoder
Leading the Tune of the Day, The Jam Elements Class, the Medium Jam, The Post Concert Open Mic.

 

Specialty Jam and Beginner Jam Koordinator - Bluegrass Week - 

 Dave Firestine

 

Specialty Jam and Beginner Jam Koordinator - Old Time Week - 

Kenny Jackson

 

Beginner 101 Group Class Instructor (Fiddle, Guitar, Mandolin and Old Time Banjo) - Annie Savage

 

Kamp Doctor - Donnie Barbra

 

Morning Mountain Dulcimer Instructor - Mike Clemmer

 

This is an unbelievable line-up of giving and caring instructors that want to make sure you get the most out of the week or two of Kamp fun and instruction.

 

Read More HERE

Register HERE

 

Your Daily Schedule

Monday through Friday

 

Check in is Sunday from 1-5pm EST.

Then the fun begins....

 

The schedule may differ slightly but as a whole it looks like this:

 

7:30 am - 9:00 - Breakfast

 

8:30am-9:30am - Slow Jam Period/Kamp Store Opens

 

10:00 - 11:55 - Morning Class

 

12:00 - 2:00pm - (Lunch served 12-1pm) Lunch/Rest/Jam Times

 

1:00pm - 1:45 or 12:30-1:30 - Medium Jams and Tune of the Day Class

 

2:00 - 4:00 - Afternoon Class

 

4:15 - 5:00 - Break Out Sessions/ Master Classes / Jams

 

5:00 - 6:30 (Dinner served 5-6 pm) Dinner/Rest/ Jam 

 

7:00 - 7:30 - Open Mic. On the Main Stage

 

7:30 - 10:30pm - Evening Concert Series

 

10:30 PM - Midnight - Open Mic in Issac's led by Keith Yoder

Beginner's Jam in the Bartlett Hall led by either Ken Jackson or Dave Firestein.

 

Midnight - 7:30 AM - Sleep/Jam Period

 

Come in a day early and stay at the MainStay Suites in Alcoa by the airport. They have special rates for us. Click HERE for info.

 

Minors coming to Kamp need the Minor Release Form filled out and signed. Download it HERE and scroll down to The Age Of Our Kampers tab.

 

We can't wait to see you in June and catch up on your year. You all make Kamp like a big family to be proud of so from our family to yours,

 

Best always and see you soon!

 

Donna Dixon and Steve Kaufman

 

865-982-3808 Voice or Fax or steve@flatpik.com

 

PO Box 1020

Alcoa TN 37701

 

Read About Kamp HERE

 

Register HERE

 

See you in June!

 

Old Time and

Traditional Week 2016 - Join us in 2017

 

Bluegrass Week 2016 - Are you in the picture? Join Us!

 

The Bass Class of 2016

 

The Fiddle Class of 2016

 

Dulcimer Class of 2016

 

Classes with the Stars

 

Big Winner of a

Collings Guitar

 

Really Fun Classes

of All Ages

 

 Intense Class with

Master Instructors

 

 Free Rides Standing By

 

 Cafeteria Discussions

 

 Tons of Jamming

Day and Night

 

You may have said for years that you would come to Tennessee

in June to Kamp.

 

Make this your year.

 

Register Today...

It Only Takes a Moment

 

www.flatpik.com

865-982-3808

 

Steve Kaufman Enterprises, Inc   www.flatpik.com     865-982-3808    steve@flatpik.com

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