A non-profit music community offering individual lessons, community jams, and house concerts.
"To teach, promote, and support the advancement of all forms of American roots music and its influences, and to pass on the grand tradition of American based music to future generations."
Hey, we've added some great new teachers on staff!!! Have you been thinking about lessons?
Just joining us are:
Alex Mercedes teaching piano
Jenn Thomas teaching cello and Suzuki method
Allen Macfarlane teaching dulcimer
Maya Van Nuys teaching violin and fiddle
Trey Durkin teaching banjo, mandolin, and guitar
Matthew Mulnix teaching ukulele, voice, music production, and guitar
Peter Frampton Bassist Stanley Sheldon teaching electric and upright bass
Denny MacMillan teaching dobro and pedal steel guitar
Dave Shelton teaching bass and jazz improvisation techniques
Welcome our new teachers to the team!
AMA Artist-in-Residence 2017 for FidPick august 26-27
The Americana Music Academy is thrilled to announce that Ellie Grace will appear as AMA's 2017 Artist-in-Residence as a part of the upcoming 37th Annual Fiddling and Picking Championships August 26-27, 2017! Ellie Grace makes a much anticipated homecoming to FidPick, having last performed at FidPick as a child in the Grace Family Band in 1991! Ellie will offer a Vocal Harmony Workshop, Clogging Workshop, and a House Concert at the Americana Music Academy, and will serve as a judge in the Harmony Singing Category at FidPick. We are delighted to welcome Ellie back to Lawrence! For a full schedule of events, visit here .
Americana offers individual lessons in:
Piano, acoustic/electric guitar, mandolin, fiddle/violin, ukulele, voice, banjo, mountain dulcimer, bass, harmonica, dobro, songwriting, music theory, music production, music history, jazz improvisation techniques, oboe, cello, percussion, and more!
Weekly open Saturday jams from 3-5pm., ukulele jam 3rd Mondays at 7pm., fiddle jam and potluck 3rd Sundays at 6:30pm., songwriter's circle 1st Saturdays at 7pm.
We also host community events, concerts, student recitals, workshops and more!
Visit our Events page for more information! To register, email firstname.lastname@example.org .
Americana Music Academy is a 501(c)3 non-profit dedicated to help those at a disadvantage participate in our mission.
1419 Massachusetts Street, Lawrence, KS. 66044
OR CALL: 785-830-9640
Contact us with any questions, or about lessons. You may also use this area for online enrollment for workshops and lessons.
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