is giving a workshop on the basics of bluegrass fiddle.
will give aspiring fiddlers technique suggestions and strategies for self-improvement.
Some common topics that Joe
covers in his
provides free written materials to all attendees
Joe with Suzuki fiddlers at camp
is a fiddler, recording artist, writer, and producer on the national acoustic music scene.
has released six albums of his
own, and composed music for movie sound tracks at The Lincoln Museum and the National Steinbeck Center
, as well as for many other films and locations.
has written many fiddle tunes that are played at contra dances, festivals, and jam sessions across the country.
began teaching fiddle in the early 1970's.
students have included adults learning a new instrument, youngsters competing in local, state and national fiddle championships, working fiddlers looking to improve their technique and skills, and intermediate fiddlers wanting to increase their repertoire and abilities.
Joe teaches each Fall at Camp Campbell's Suzuki Violin/ Fiddle Camp, where his always popular classes draw amazed stares from parents when, like the pied piper, he leads a column of young fiddlers marching through the redwoods, sawing a tune they've just learned.