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AMA Presents Artist-in-Residence Ellie Grace for FidPick Kickoff

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

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! Here is a full schedule of events:

August 26, 12:30pm - 1:30pm, Workshop: Vocal Harmony with Ellie Grace. Experience the joy of group singing and gain some insight into the mystery of harmony! 

August 26, 1:45pm - 2:45, Workshop: Clogging with Ellie Grace. Now is your chance to get "feet-on" experience in Appalachian clogging.

August 26, 3:00pm - 5:00pm, Jam: Community Open Jam. Totally free and open to the public. Acoustic instruments only.

August 26, 5:30pm - 7:30pm, House Concert: Ellie Grace w/Special Guest Diane Gillenwater.

August 26, 7:30pm - 9pm, Jam: Join us outside for more acoustic jamming!

All FidPick events on August 26 will be held at the Americana Music Academy. Admission for each workshop and/or the concert is $10/advance, $15/door. 

More details here .

Space is limited! To register, call 785-830-9640 or email americanamusicacademy@gmail.com .