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Scott Law joins staff at acoustic music camp in Julian, CA
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Just a note to let all you flatpickers know that Portland's Scott Law will be the main guitar instructor at the acoustic music camp in Julian, CA this April.  Called the…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Mondy Herndon Feb 3, 2014.

Tyler Grant teaching in Julian, CA this coming April
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Time of year to mention the Julian Family Fiddle Camp , and note that National Flatpicking Champ, Tyler Grant will be back again to lead…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Travis Apr 9, 2013.

Flatpick & Rhythm Guitar Camp

For those hankerin' to improve either flatpick or rhythm guitar chops, and would like to do so with some like-minded folks over a 4-day period at a cool, full-service (i.e., bunks, great food,…Continue

Started Jan 15, 2012

Tyler Grant
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Anyone attend Winfield in 2008 and/or gone to a workshop taught by Tyler Grant? AEContinue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Greg Yavorsky Dec 3, 2011.

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Mary Eppele replied to R. Avery Ellisman's discussion Tyler Grant teaching in Julian, CA this coming April
"Thanks Avery, nice to see some westcoast camps happening ~ I did RockyGrass in Colorado with Sandy Munro which was great and Tyler was one of the teacher's as well, really helpful and all around nice guy :)  Thanks for the headsup ~ Mary"
Jan 2, 2013
R. Avery Ellisman posted a discussion

Tyler Grant teaching in Julian, CA this coming April

Time of year to mention the Julian Family Fiddle Camp , and note that National Flatpicking Champ, Tyler Grant will be back again to lead the Intermediate/Advanced flatpick guitar sessions.  The camp is from April 10 - 14, with instruction in fiddle, guitar, mandolin and old-time banjo.  Relevant details can be found on the noted website, as can comments/reviews by past attendees.   Should you find it of interest the following short…See More
Nov 2, 2012
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R. Avery Ellisman posted a discussion

Flatpick & Rhythm Guitar Camp

For those hankerin' to improve either flatpick or rhythm guitar chops, and would like to do so with some like-minded folks over a 4-day period at a cool, full-service (i.e., bunks, great food, instruction and additional activities) mountain retreat center, then check out the Julian Family Fiddle (guitar & mandolin) Camp .   National flatpicking champion, Tyler Grant, and award-winning Texas-style rhythm guitarist, Jonathan…See More
Jan 15, 2012
Greg Yavorsky replied to R. Avery Ellisman's discussion Tyler Grant
"I've taken several private lessons from Tyler.  His technique is astonishing & he is a great teacher in all ways, communication, demonstration, practice ideas & in connecting with his students at the level they are at…"
Dec 3, 2011
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Julian Family *Fiddle Camp at Camp Cedar Glen

April 11, 2012 at 2pm to April 15, 2012 at 12pm
   The April, 2012 Julian Family Fiddle Camp is raring to go, with a return of last year's stellar staff,…See More
Dec 1, 2011
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Dec 1, 2011
R. Avery Ellisman replied to R. Avery Ellisman's discussion Tyler Grant
"Hi John,   Great words about Tyler and, yes, I am excited to have him at the camp.  Challenge now is to get the word out, as there's a bit of history as a "fiddle/mandolin" camp, with the guitar component being new for…"
Dec 1, 2011
John Murret replied to R. Avery Ellisman's discussion Tyler Grant
"I took 4 private lessons from Tyler at his home and also had him as an instructor at Rockygrass Academy.  he is an incredible teacher.  He actually cares about the teaching aspect and will give you a framework for improving.  He…"
Dec 1, 2011
R. Avery Ellisman replied to R. Avery Ellisman's discussion Tyler Grant
"Thanks, Doug, for the good word.   As noted, Tyler's now on board to teach at the Julian Family Fiddle Camp.  Had planned on expanding the instruments taught at the camp to include guitar in 2012 (Previously, the camp was exclusively…"
Dec 1, 2011
Doug Lindhout replied to R. Avery Ellisman's discussion Tyler Grant
"Tyler was one of my instructors at SKAK '10.  He did a great job.  Very professional, very personable."
Dec 1, 2011
R. Avery Ellisman replied to R. Avery Ellisman's discussion Tyler Grant
"Hi Bill, and thanks for the quick response!   Glad to get the good word - especially since I just secured Tyler as an instructor for the music camp I produce out here (San Diego area).  Noted that you're a videographer and…"
Dec 1, 2011
Bill Startz replied to R. Avery Ellisman's discussion Tyler Grant
"I did , and have.. Tyler is a fine picker, and a great teacher.. and a good friend ..Bill "
Dec 1, 2011
R. Avery Ellisman posted a discussion

Tyler Grant

Anyone attend Winfield in 2008 and/or gone to a workshop taught by Tyler Grant? AESee More
Dec 1, 2011
R. Avery Ellisman posted an event

Julian Family *iddle" Camp at Camp Cedar Glen

April 11, 2012 at 2pm to April 15, 2012 at 12pm
   The April, 2012 Julian Family Fiddle Camp is raring to go, with a return of last year's stellar staff,…See More
Nov 19, 2011
R. Avery Ellisman is now a member of Flatpicking Guitar Network
Nov 18, 2011

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Favorite Flatpickers
Tyler Grant, Josh Williams
Favorite Flatpicking Tunes
Any/All fiddle tunes
Favorite Guitars
Michael Heiden / Martin D-21
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http://www.familyfiddlecamp.com

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