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Win a Spot at Great Lakes Music Camp 2019

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Enter to win a Weekend Camper package at this inspiring camp on the shore of Lake Michigan, with instructors including Peghead Nations Joe K. Walsh, Evie Ladin, John Reischman, and Brittany Haas. https://pegheadnation.com/news-reviews/events/great-lakes-music-camp-2019-giveaway/

New Tunes, Techniques, and Lessons Added for August

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Our instructors have released great new lessons, tunes, and techniques in our guitar, mandolin, fiddle, banjo, dobro, ukulele, and bass courses. https://pegheadnation.com/news-reviews/breaking-news/peghead-nation-new-lessons-august/

Sarah Jarosz: "Build Me Up From Bones" | Northfield Mandolins

More Northfield Mandolins Videos Northfield Mandolins has been gathering the eight........string faithful in the town of Marshall........ Michigan every year for the Marshall Mandolin Summit
The songwriter, singer, and multi-instrumentalist performs live at the Marshall Mandolin Summit. https://pegheadnation.com/peghead-partners/performances/sarah-jarosz-build-me-bones/

Watch Our Soloing and Improvising Workshop | Joe K. Walsh and Scott Nygaard

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Our mandolin and guitar instructors talk about their unique approaches to improvising and field questions from their students in this 90-minute workshop. https://pegheadnation.com/news-reviews/events/watch-joe-k-walsh-scott-nygaard-soloing-improving-workshop/

Chad Manning and Scott Nygaard: “Whiskey Before Breakfast”

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Peghead Nation instructors play a mandolin and guitar version of the jam-session favorite. https://pegheadnation.com/featured-videos/studio/chad-manning-scott-nygaard-whiskey-breakfast/

John Reischman and Don Stiernberg: “Yardbird Suite” | Northfield Mandolins

Northfield Mandolins has been gathering the eight........string faithful in the town of Marshall........ Michigan every year for the Marshall Mandolin Summit........ a weekend of amazing concerts and workshops with some of the finest mandolinists in the w
Two mandolin masters play a great version of Charlie Parkers classic 1946 bebop composition, live at the Marshall Mandolin Summit. https://pegheadnation.com/peghead-partners/performances/john-reischman-don-steirnberg-yardbird-suite-northfield-mandolins/

Soloing and Improvising Workshop | Joe K. Walsh and Scott Nygaard

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Join our mandolin and guitar instructors for a conversation about their approaches to improvising, live on Zoom, Wednesday, July 15 at 11 Am Pacific Time. https://pegheadnation.com/news-reviews/events/joe-k-walsh-scott-nygaard-soloing-improving-workshop/

John Reischman, Sharon Gilchrist, and Scott Nygaard: “Midnight on the Water”

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A beautiful performance of the bluegrass classic from the string trio, Harmonic Tone Revealers. https://pegheadnation.com/featured-videos/studio/john-reischman-sharon-gilchrist-and-scott-nygaard-midnight-water/

Watch Aaron Weinstein’s Live Chord Melody Mandolin Workshop

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Our Chord Melody Mandolin instructor fielded questions from his students and other mandolin enthusiasts in a wide-ranging one-hour live session on Facebook. Check out the video here. https://pegheadnation.com/news-reviews/events/watch-aaron-weinsteins-facebook-live-chord-melody-mandolin-workshop/

New Lessons Just Added to Peghead Nation for July

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Our instructors have released great new lessons, tunes, and techniques in our guitar, mandolin, fiddle, banjo, dobro, ukulele, and bass courses. https://pegheadnation.com/news-reviews/breaking-news/peghead-nation-new-lessons-july/

Joe K. Walsh and Scott Nygaard: “Dawg’s Waltz”

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Peghead Nation mandolin and guitar instructors play a David Grisman and Jerry Garcia tune. https://pegheadnation.com/featured-videos/studio/nygaard-walsh-dawgs-waltz/

Watch the Scroggins & Rose Live Event

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The great violin and mandolin duo took over our Facebook feed recently to play a few tunes and talk about their fine new album, Curios. https://pegheadnation.com/news-reviews/events/watch-scroggins-rose-live-event/

Join Aaron Weinstein’s Facebook Live Mandolin Workshop, Friday, June 26

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Our Chord Melody Mandolin instructor will field questions from his students and play a few tunes, live on the Peghed Nation Facebook page. Join us! https://pegheadnation.com/news-reviews/events/join-aaron-weinsteins-facebook-live-june-26/

Scroggins & Rose Take Over Peghead Nation’s Facebook on Saturday, June 20

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Join the great violin and mandolin duo on Facebook at 2 PM Pacific Time, Saturday, June 20, for a few tunes and a discussion of their new album, Curios. https://pegheadnation.com/news-reviews/events/scroggins-rose-facebook-takeover-saturday-june-20/

Brittany Haas and Chris Thile: “Crow Molly”/“Ship in the Clouds”

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Peghead Nation fiddle instructor Brittany Haas and Live From Here host Chris Thile play tunes by one of their heroes (and our co-founder) Scott Nygaard, during a show in San Francisco. https://pegheadnation.com/featured-videos/live-onstage/brittany-haas-chris-thile-scott-nygaard-crow-molly-ship-fools/

New Lessons Just Added to Peghead Nation for June

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Kick-off your summer with new lessons, tunes, and techniques in our guitar, mandolin, fiddle, banjo, dobro, ukulele, and bass courses. https://pegheadnation.com/news-reviews/breaking-news/peghead-nation-new-lessons-june-2020/

Peghead Nation to Participate in #BlackoutTuesday, June 2

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Were joining in the music-industry-wide pause in business-as-usual activities on social media to reflect on the actions each of us can take to bring an end to racism in our culture. https://pegheadnation.com/news-reviews/events/blackouttuesday/

California Banjo Extravaganza: “Chinquapin Hunting”

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A performance from a Peghead-packed band of Bill Evans, Sharon Gilchrist, Chad Manning, John Reischman, and Jim Nunally. https://pegheadnation.com/featured-videos/live-onstage/bill-evans-ca-banjo-chinquapin-hunting/

Small Town Therapy: “Ramona’s Waltz”

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Adam Roszkiewicz and Leif Karlstrom play one of their original compositions from their first album. https://pegheadnation.com/featured-videos/small-town-therapy-ramonas-waltz/

Ellis Mandolins | Custom A-Style Mandolin

Ellis Mandolins are built by master luthier Tom Ellis and a small team of craftspeople in ....Austin........ Texas........ where Tom and the team also run Precision Pearl........ which manufactures inlay for many of the leading guitar and instrument manufacturers in t
An artful short film of Josh Lutrell going through the finishing process on a custom A-style Ellis Mandolin, shot on a RED Gemini 5K camera. https://pegheadnation.com/peghead-partners/inside-look/ellis-mandolin-artisanskin-finishing/

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