Orrin Star, February 25 & 26

Orrin Star is an award-winning guitar & mandolin player recognized as a top bluegrass instructor. A National Flatpicking Champion, he is the author of Hot Licks for Bluegrass Guitar and a columnist for Flatpicking Guitar magazine.

Orrin Star combines hot picking, cool singing, and good humor. Described as “Arlo Guthrie meets Doc Watson,” he has appeared on A Prairie Home Companion and boasts a repertoire ranging from bluegrass standards to little-known folk gems, Celtic fiddle tunes, and fingerstyle blues.

Orrin Star house concert: Doors open 7:00 p.m. $15. Refreshments available.

Orrin Star workshops: Sunday, February 26

1:30 – 3:30 p.m.
Bluegrass Rhythm Guitar
4:00 – 6:00 p.m.
An Intro to Norman Blake’s Guitar Style

You can find more information on Orrin Star at his website, www.orrinstar.com. You can find more information about Norman Blake at his Wikipedia entry.