Camp Director Sarah Wasson will be heading up the 8th Annual Bean Blossom Bluegrass Boot Camp and instructors. Interested youth ages 6-18 years of age will be allowed to sign up for the fun but structured camp. The bluegrass music camp consists of professional instructors and will teach students in small group and one-on-one sessions - brand new through advanced.
There will be over 15 hours of hands on instruction (banjo, mandolin, fiddle, guitar and bass) covering topics such as: basic instrument care and handling, vocals and harmonies, stage presence and working with microphones, songwriting, jam etiquette - you name it!
The 8th Annual Bean Blossom Bluegrass Boot Camp will take place Monday, June 10 thru Wednesday, June 12, 2013 during the Bill Monroe Bean Blossom Bluegrass Festival. Please visit our Boot Camp page under EVENTS. The boot camp has a new web page with additional information and updates. For more info, contact Sarah Wasson 606-663-0600.
The Bill Monroe Memorial Music Park & Campground. Nestled in the beautiful hills of Brown County in Southern Indiana, is a little slice of heaven called Bean Blossom. Bill Monroe fell in love with this small town, and the property he owned, calling it his home away from home for more than forty years. Once you visit, you too will experience the magic of Bean Blossom. Come experience the history, become a part of tradition and find out why so many call this the Mecca of bluegrass music.