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Our Next Show
October 26, 27, & 28, 2018
Bearsville Theater / Utopia Soundstage
Woodstock, NY

2018 Music & Events

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Performance Schedule and Special Appearances, in the Bearsville Theater Lobby/Lounge/Bar, included in the price of admission. Schedule is subject to change without notice.

Thursday, October 25
 Thursday
October 25
2018
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
TONEWOOD FESTIVAL: In the Tonewood Tent in front of Utopia Soundstage

A Pre-Showcase shopping opportunity, our Annual Tonewood Festival.

Tonewood Tent, in front of Utopia Soundstage, Bearsville, NY

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 Thursday
October 25
2018
7:00 pm
Thursday Night Kick-Off at Colony

Featuring Cathy Fink & Mary Marxer with Mary Flower, plus Tony McManus & Julia Toaspern.

Colony, 22 Rock City Road, Woodstock, NY

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Friday, October 26
 Friday
October 26
2018
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Special Exhibit: WORLD WAR II ERA GIBSON GUITARS & EPHEMERA

Selections on loan from the collection of John Thomas. Exhibit runs all three days of the Showcase. Included in price of admission.

Utopia Sound Stage, Bearsville Theater Campus, Bearsville, NY

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 Friday
October 26
2018
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
The Doctorow Collection

Selections on loan from The Doctorow Collection; a mini-museum of the luthiers art. Not for sale, but you may examine them and play them if you ask! Exhibit runs all three days of the Showcase.

Utopia Sound Stage, Bearsville Theater Campus, Bearsville, NY

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 Friday
October 26
2018
11:00 am
Lance Allen for Benjamin Paldacci Guitars

Bearsville Theater, 291 Tinker Street, Bearsville, NY

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 Friday
October 26
2018
11:30 am
Happy Traum: An Introduction to the Fingerpicking Blues of Mississippi John Hurt

An Introduction to the Fingerpicking Blues of Mississippi John Hurt

Woodstock Commune/Petersen House, 297 Tinker Street, Bearsville, NY

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 Friday
October 26
2018
11:30 am
Maurizio Brunod for Borghino Guitars

Bearsville Theater, 291 Tinker Street, Bearsville, NY

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 Friday
October 26
2018
12:00 pm
Eric Aceto & Friends for Ithaca Stringed Instruments

Bearsville Theater, 291 Tinker Street, Bearsville, NY

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 Friday
October 26
2018
12:30 pm
Jamie Stillway for Maegen Wells Guitars

Bearsville Theater, 291 Tinker Street, Bearsville, NY

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 Friday
October 26
2018
1:00 pm
Mary Flower: Blues and Ragtime Guitar

Blues and Ragtime Guitar

Woodstock Commune/Petersen House, 297 Tinker Street, Bearsville, NY

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 Friday
October 26
2018
1:00 pm
Special Appearance: Cathy Fink & Marcy Marxer for William “Grit” Laskin, Guitar Maker

Bearsville Theater, 291 Tinker Street, Bearsville, NY

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 Friday
October 26
2018
1:30 pm
Michael Chapdelaine for Michaud Made

Bearsville Theater, 291 Tinker Street, Bearsville, NY

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 Friday
October 26
2018
2:00 pm
Tony McManus & Julia Toaspern for Greenfield Guitars

Bearsville Theater, 291 Tinker Street, Bearsville, NY

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 Friday
October 26
2018
2:30 pm
Marcy Marxer: Fancy Ukulele Licks and Tricks

Fancy Ukulele Licks and Tricks

Woodstock Commune/Petersen House, 297 Tinker Street, Bearsville, NY

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 Friday
October 26
2018
2:30 pm
Thomas Carbou for Martine Montassier Guitares

Bearsville Theater, 291 Tinker Street, Bearsville, NY

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 Friday
October 26
2018
3:00 pm
Paul Asbell for Beneteau Guitars

Bearsville Theater, 291 Tinker Street, Bearsville, NY

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 Friday
October 26
2018
3:30 pm
Sharon Klein & Friends for Noemi Guitars

Bearsville Theater, 291 Tinker Street, Bearsville, NY

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 Friday
October 26
2018
4:00 pm
Bruce Ackerman for Bruce Ackerman

Bearsville Theater, 291 Tinker Street, Bearsville, NY

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 Friday
October 26
2018
4:30 pm
Tim Farrell for Red Sands Ukuleles

Bearsville Theater, 291 Tinker Street, Bearsville, NY

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 Friday
October 26
2018
5:00 pm
John Sebastian for Lame Horse Instruments

Bearsville Theater, 291 Tinker Street, Bearsville, NY

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 Friday
October 26
2018
5:30 pm
Kinloch Nelson for Baron Guitars

Bearsville Theater, 291 Tinker Street, Bearsville, NY

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Saturday, October 27
 Saturday
October 27
2018
10:00 am
Tony McManus: Celtic DADGAD and Deeper Alternate Tunings

Celtic DADGAD and Deeper Alternate Tunings

Woodstock Commune/Petersen House, 297 Tinker Street, Bearsville, NY

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 Saturday
October 27
2018
11:00 am
Paul Asbell for Peggy White Guitars

Bearsville Theater, 291 Tinker Street, Bearsville, NY

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 Saturday
October 27
2018
11:30 am
Andy Aledort: Exploring Acoustic Performance Parameters

Exploring Acoustic Performance Parameters

Woodstock Commune/Petersen House, 297 Tinker Street, Bearsville, NY

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 Saturday
October 27
2018
11:30 am
Lance Allen for BC Kingston Guitar

Bearsville Theater, 291 Tinker Street, Bearsville, NY

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 Saturday
October 27
2018
12:00 pm
SPECIAL EVENT AT THE BEAR CAFÉ GAZEBO: “The Inside Story on Great Strings”

“The Inside Story on Great Strings” Presented by Jim D’Addario, Chairman & CEO. D’Addario & Company, Inc. Included in price of admission, limited space, room for 50 attendees only.

Bear Café Gazebo, Bearsville, NY

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 Saturday
October 27
2018
12:00 pm
Special Appearance: Vicki Genfan in Concert

Bearsville Theater, 291 Tinker Street, Bearsville, NY

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 Saturday
October 27
2018
1:00 pm
Vicki Genfan: "Slap-Tap-Happy" - Intro to Open Tunings and Modern Fingerstyle Techniques

"Slap-Tap-Happy" - Intro to Open Tunings and Modern Fingerstyle Techniques

Woodstock Commune/Petersen House, 297 Tinker Street, Bearsville, NY

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 Saturday
October 27
2018
1:00 pm
Cathy Fink & Marcy Marxer for Keith Guitars/Beacon Banjo

Bearsville Theater, 291 Tinker Street, Bearsville, NY

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 Saturday
October 27
2018
1:30 pm
John Hart & Richie Hart for Ken Parker Archtops and Phifer Guitars

Bearsville Theater, 291 Tinker Street, Bearsville, NY

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 Saturday
October 27
2018
2:00 pm
SPECIAL EVENT AT THE BEAR CAFÉ GAZEBO: “Kalamazoo Gals,” Story of Extraordinary Women & Gibson’s “Banner” Guitars of WW2

“Kalamazoo Gals,” A Story of Extraordinary Women and Gibson’s “Banner” Guitars of WW2. Presented by its author, John Thomas. Included in price of admission, limited space, room for 50 attendees only.

Bear Café Gazebo, Bearsville, NY

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 Saturday
October 27
2018
2:30 pm
John Hart: Expanding Your Tonal Palette...

Expanding Your Tonal Palette: Using open string voicings and other extended techniques on the jazz guitar to provide harmonic richness and texture.

Woodstock Commune/Petersen House, 297 Tinker Street, Bearsville, NY

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 Saturday
October 27
2018
2:30 pm
Mark Milloff & Ryan Adair Rooney for Atelier Rosenkrantz

Bearsville Theater, 291 Tinker Street, Bearsville, NY

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 Saturday
October 27
2018
3:00 pm
Paul Asbell & Stephen Bennett for Wingert Guitars

Bearsville Theater, 291 Tinker Street, Bearsville, NY

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 Saturday
October 27
2018
3:30 pm
Jamie Stillway for RS Muth Guitars

Bearsville Theater, 291 Tinker Street, Bearsville, NY

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 Saturday
October 27
2018
4:00 pm
Ted Ludwig and Steve Herberman for Comins Guitars

Bearsville Theater, 291 Tinker Street, Bearsville, NY

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 Saturday
October 27
2018
4:30 pm
Tim Farrell for Turnstone Guitar Company

Bearsville Theater, 291 Tinker Street, Bearsville, NY

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 Saturday
October 27
2018
5:00 pm
Kinloch Nelson for Sugita Kenji Acoustic Guitars

Bearsville Theater, 291 Tinker Street, Bearsville, NY

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 Saturday
October 27
2018
5:30 pm
Stephen Bennett for Isaac Jang Guitars

Bearsville Theater, 291 Tinker Street, Bearsville, NY

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 Saturday
October 27
2018
8:00 pm
STRING SAMPLER CONCERT Featuring: DELLA MAE, MARIA ZEMANTAUSKI ENSEMBLE, MICHAEL CHAPDELAINE

Featuring: Della Mae, Maria Zemantauski Ensemble, Michael Chapdelaine

Woodstock Playhouse, 103 Mill Hill Road (Route 212), Woodstock, NY

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Sunday, October 28
 Sunday
October 28
2018
9:00 am
Builders Coffee Talk

Panel Discussion and Open Mic Q&A led by Michael Gurian. Separate Admission: $10 cash only, pay at the door. Coffee, tea and donuts included

Bearsville Theater Lounge, 291 Tinker Street, Bearsville, NY

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 Sunday
October 28
2018
9:00 am
String Community Gathering

A Celebration of Life and Unity – music and stories of faith from various cultures around the world, led by Ken Totushek. Bring a song or story to share. Free. All Are Welcome!

Bearsville Theater Streamside Lawn, (Peterson House if inclement), Bearsville, NY

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 Sunday
October 28
2018
10:00 am
Jeffrey Pepper Rodgers: Easy Alternate Tunings

Easy Alternate Tunings

Woodstock Commune/Petersen House, 297 Tinker Street, Bearsville, NY

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 Sunday
October 28
2018
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
FREE!! Learn to Play Guitar in a Day!® Workshop

Marlene Hutchinson will teach her Learn to Play Guitar in a Day!® workshop at Kleinert/James Center, Sun., Oct. 28, FREE to the public.

Kleinert/James Center, 36 Tinker Street, Woodstock, NY

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 Sunday
October 28
2018
11:00 am
Tim Farrell for Buendia Guitars

Bearsville Theater, 291 Tinker Street, Bearsville, NY

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 Sunday
October 28
2018
11:30 am
Tony McManus & Julia Toaspern for Circa Guitars

Bearsville Theater, 291 Tinker Street, Bearsville, NY

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 Sunday
October 28
2018
11:30 am
Rory Block: Slide Guitar Workshop

Slide Guitar Workshop

Woodstock Commune/Petersen House, 297 Tinker Street, Bearsville, NY

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 Sunday
October 28
2018
12:00 pm
Michael Chapdelaine for Schwartz Guitars

Bearsville Theater, 291 Tinker Street, Bearsville, NY

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 Sunday
October 28
2018
12:30 pm
Paul Asbell for Laurent Brondel

Bearsville Theater, 291 Tinker Street, Bearsville, NY

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 Sunday
October 28
2018
1:00 pm
Lance Allen for McKnight Guitars

Bearsville Theater, 291 Tinker Street, Bearsville, NY

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 Sunday
October 28
2018
1:00 pm
Michael Chapdelaine: Arranging Popular Tunes for Solo Guitar

Arranging Popular Tunes for Solo Guitar

Woodstock Commune/Petersen House, 297 Tinker Street, Bearsville, NY

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 Sunday
October 28
2018
1:30 pm
Doug Wamble for Mule Resophonics

Bearsville Theater, 291 Tinker Street, Bearsville, NY

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 Sunday
October 28
2018
2:00 pm
Cathy Fink for EJ Henderson Guitars

Bearsville Theater, 291 Tinker Street, Bearsville, NY

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 Sunday
October 28
2018
2:30 pm
Ted Ludwig for Manzer Guitars

Bearsville Theater, 291 Tinker Street, Bearsville, NY

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 Sunday
October 28
2018
2:30 pm
Cathy Fink: Rock Solid Bluegrass & Country Rhythm Guitar!

Rock Solid Bluegrass & Country Rhythm Guitar!

Woodstock Commune/Petersen House, 297 Tinker Street, Bearsville, NY

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 Sunday
October 28
2018
3:00 pm
C. F. Martin & Co. and Beard Guitars Present Sisters of Slide: Rory Block & Cindy Cashdollar in Concert

Bearsville Theater, 291 Tinker Street, Bearsville, NY

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 Sunday
October 28
2018
4:00 pm
Joey Lambert for PRS Guitars

Bearsville Theater, 291 Tinker Street, Bearsville, NY

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 Sunday
October 28
2018
4:30 pm
Guitar Raffle to Benefit the John Herald Fund for Musicians

On-line and On-site Herald Fund for Musicians. Raffle tix available on-line until 10/22: Tix

Bearsville Theater, 291 Tinker Street, Bearsville, NY

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 Sunday
October 28
2018
4:30 pm
Joe Veillette & Friends for Veillette Guitars

Bearsville Theater, 291 Tinker Street, Bearsville, NY

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 Sunday
October 28
2018
5:00 pm
Larry Campbell & Teresa Williams & Friends in Concert

Bearsville Theater, 291 Tinker Street, Bearsville, NY

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