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AMA Presents Spencer and Rains for 2019 FidPick Kickoff!

  • Americana Music Academy 1419 Massachusetts Street Lawrence, KS, 66044 United States (map)

The Americana Music Academy is thrilled to present Americana duo Spencer and Rains to kick off the 2019 State of Kansas Fiddling & Picking Championships on August 24! Fiddlers Howard Rains and Tricia Spencer will offer a full day of workshops and a concert during FidPick weekend. Both a local favorite and sought after worldwide, Spencer and Rains have taught and performed nationally and internationally, preserving and building upon the traditions of their region. We are delighted to have Spencer and Rains in Lawrence this summer!

Here is a full schedule of events:

August 24, 1:00pm - 1:45pm, Workshop: Old Time Fiddle Repertoire & Technique with Spencer and Rains. $15-$20 per person. Space is limited! Reserve by emailing americanamusicacademy@gmail.com ! Full course description here .

August 25, 2:00pm - 2:45pm, Workshop: Old Time Back Up Guitar. $15-$20 per person. Space is limited! Reserve by emailing americanamusicacademy@gmail.com ! Full course description here .

August 25, 3:00pm - 5:00pm, Jam: Community Open Jam. Totally free and open to the public. Acoustic instruments only.

August 25, 6pm, Special Concert: Spencer and Rains. Outdoor and free! Bring a lawn chair!

All events are held at Americana Music Academy, 1419 Massachusetts. St.

Earlier Event: July 20
Chamber Music Festival
Later Event: October 19
AMA Fundraiser Concert at the VFW