camp info 2021

Tuesday 17th – Thursday 19th August 2021

Cost: 3 days – $300

Accommodation not included – can be arranged privately with the Old Priory. Accommodation at the Priory includes Breakfast.

Tutors for 2021 so far……

Andrew Clermont : Fiddle ,Guitar ,Mandolin to mention the most ususal instruments, oh! Digeridoo a great Bluegrass instrument. master musician, needs no introduction to most.

Josh Bennet: Guitar, Mandolin,Tabla,Sita,

Craig Woodward : Banjo,Fiddle

Jim Golding : Bluegrass Banjo, of Coolgrass Fame to name one.

The music camp is catering to all the instruments in the bluegrass/old time genres. That is: guitar, mandolin, fiddle, double bass, bluegrass banjo, clawhammer banjo,this year we will add singing if we have a calling for it. While we are catering to mainly beginner / intermediate players, the camp is not for the total beginner. You must be able to change chords on your instrument to be able to benefit from intensive learning such as this.

The program MAY include catering for Lunch details T.BA. followed by an open stage for students and tutors. All this makes for a big 3 days – hence finishing Thursday night, giving us all a chance to get our breath back before the fun starts again on Friday night. Details of the Program will be published once we have the numbers firmed up, rest assured you will leave with a Kick start to your Skills.

To reserve your place, email us at