• Aug 1, 2023 to Aug 6, 2023
  • Location: Coombs Rodeo Grounds, 2601 Alberni Hwy,Qualicum Beach,BC,Canada, Qualicum Beach, Canada
  • Categories: Music
  • Latest Activity: Jul 19, 2023


Hillbilly Bluegrass Choir Band | Coombs Workshop BC Aug 1-3

Join the Hillbilly Bluegrass Choir Band's 3-day harmony singing & bluegrass instrument workshop! All levels welcome, camping available.

Hillbilly Bluegrass Choir Band!

3 Days, 10AM & 2PM Daily - 2 Hour Workshops $150

Singing, fiddle, guitar, bass, mandolin, banjo, dobro and special guests ukulele and any string instrument you wish to develop. Learn traditional songs, vocal harmonies and the roll of each instrument in bluegrass music.

The Workshop:

Aug 1-3 2023, *10AM & 2PM Daily *2 Hours each.

Join us for three days of pure bluegrass bliss with the Hillbilly Bluegrass Choir Band! Discover the joy of making music with like-minded friends and learn to sing 3-part harmony and play instruments like a traditional bluegrass band. All levels are welcome, and you'll enjoy six workshops led by critically acclaimed bluegrass artist Jenny Lester.
Learn about the Nashville Number System, how to use a capo, find the right key for your voice, how to transpose, improvise, how to sing 3-part harmony, improvise, follow chord charts and more.

Stay and camp out for the full experience!

Beyond the workshop: Evening jam sessions and hanging out await you leading up to the 43 annual Coombs Bluegrass Festival. Take a moment to explore the beaches of Parksville and Qualicum, Englishman River Falls, The Old Country Market (Goats on the Roof) and other local attraction.

Register now $150 for three days of unforgettable music-making!

Can't make all the sessions? Join in and capture individual workshops for $30 each. Please register ahead.

Camping Double occupancy camping is available for $20 per night, with extra persons at only $10 each. Camping includes a coin operated shower facility, bathrooms, garbage/ recycling collection and field or forest location. Fees are will be collected onsite by CHRCO and does not require a reservation.For more information about camping or the Coombs Rodeo Grounds facility please email coombsrodeogrounds@gmail.com.

For more information about the workshop please contact Jenny Lester at jennylestermusic@gmail.com or visit www.jennylester.com.