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Grey Fox Bluegrass Academy for Kids – Performance 2016

Director: Mark Panfil; BGA instructors include Ellen Carlson, Cathy Goode, Lew Gelfond, Abby Kahler and Lily Sexton (fiddle); Ira Gitlin (banjo); Louis Kaplan (acoustic bass); Mark Panfil, Chris Panfil, Zoe Young and Bob Turbanic (guitar); Ben Pearce (mandolin), Juliet McFadden (cello), and Emily Baker (viola). The Seniors Program will be led by Tony Watt and Laura Orshaw. Instructor assistants will be Neel Brown (guitar, bass) and Alex Sens (dobro, mandolin). Click here to see all the kids walk on stage.
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Bluegrass Academy for Kids March Onto The Stage – Grey Fox 2016

Director: Mark Panfil; BGA instructors include Ellen Carlson, Cathy Goode, Lew Gelfond, Abby Kahler and Lily Sexton (fiddle); Ira Gitlin (banjo); Louis Kaplan (acoustic bass); Mark Panfil, Chris Panfil, Zoe Young and Bob Turbanic (guitar); Ben Pearce (mandolin), Juliet McFadden (cello), and Emily Baker (viola). The Seniors Program will be led by Tony Watt and Laura Orshaw. Instructor assistants will be Neel Brown (guitar, bass) and Alex Sens (dobro, mandolin). Click here to see their performance.
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Grey Fox Kids Academy Tunes Now on Web

The tunes for the 2011 Grey Fox Bluegrass Academy for Kids are ready for download! The academy’s artistic director, master fiddler and renown instructor, Brian Wicklund, has picked three fine tunes for the students to learn and perform this year during Grey Fox Bluegrass Festival in Oak Hill, NY. The tunes are: Bill Monroe’s “Goodbye Old Pal” (complete with yodeling!) in honor of the Father of Bluegrass Musics’ 100th birthday; and the traditional “Rock the Cradle, Joe” and “Hole in the Ground.” To download the tunes, click on the following link: http://www.fiddlepal.com/workshops.html and then click on “Grey Fox Tunes 2011.”
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