Register for the 2017
Steve Kaufman's Acoustic Kamp
Award Winning since 2002
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.
people tell me "I've always wanted to play an
tell them "No you haven't. If you had you would be
you have always wanted to play - register today!
Can - Register HERE and
follow the Online Registration Link or
click the PDF and fax it or mail it in to us.
News for 2017
have a new, State of the Art Cafeteria. This is important. Yea! The
food service is a Farm to Table group and you will appreciate the
efforts they take to make us happy.
During Old Time Week
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
All dorms and classroom buildings now have elevators
for those third floor rooms and classes. Yea!
Vocal Classes Offered Monday, Wednesday and Friday
with Annie Savage.
The 2017 Kamp Staff
have another stunning and unbelievable line-up.
this out - and or go HERE to read about them.
you register for a class with mmore than one instructor, you rotate
by level to each instructor for well rounded exposure to the
instrument - Gold Award Winning.
Old Time and Traditional Week - June 11-17
The Flatpicking Team - Week One
Beppe Gambetta, Dix Bruce, Robin Kessinger, Steve
The Fingerpicking Team - Eric
Lugosch, T.J. Wheeler and Tim Thompson
Traditional Rhythm Guitar - Steve
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
Hammered Dulcimer - Tina
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
The Mandolin Team - Alan
Bibey, Don Stiernberg, Emory Lester,
John Reischman, Roland White and Tim
Bluegrass Banjo Team - Gary
Davis, Greg Cahill, Jake Schepps
Bluegrass Fiddle Team - Annie
Staninec, Barbara Lamb, Josh Goforth
The Dobro Team - Greg
Booth, Ivan Rosenberg and Jimmy Heffernan
Songwriting Instructor - Jerry
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 firstname.lastname@example.org
Bluegrass Vocal Class - Dan
Boner and Kathy Kallick
General Jamming Liaison - Keith
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 -
Specialty Jam and Beginner Jam
Koordinator - Old Time Week -
Beginner 101 Group Class
Instructor (Fiddle, Guitar, Mandolin and Old
Time Banjo) - Annie Savage
Kamp Doctor - Donnie
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.
Your Daily Schedule
Monday through Friday
Check in is Sunday from 1-5pm EST.
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
5:00 - 6:30 (Dinner served 5-6 pm) Dinner/Rest/
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
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!
Dixon and Steve Kaufman
Voice or Fax or email@example.com
About Kamp HERE
you in June!