View Full Version : Schedule and more info on Upstate/Schenectady NY uke festival

09-14-2012, 08:20 AM
THe electric city uke festival will be held at Proctors on September 22. THis will be a first festival, small with hopes of increasing it's size if this year is a success (ie breaks even)

The festival will feature a few food vendors, along with Flea Market Music and Earnest Intstruments, perhaps a local music store (still in the works)
There will also be 3 separate hours of workshops... Starting approximately 1-1:30 there will be a choice of one of two workshops with a half hour break between sessions
The Schedule will be as follows
1st Session: Beginner UKe taught by Jim Belof OR Blues and fingerpicking taught by Ron Gordo
2nd Session: Chordy Melody taught by Joel Eckhaus OR Old Timey Music and Uke Taught by Paula Bradbury and Bill Dilof
3rd Session: Intermediate Uke taught by Ron Gordon OR Lap Steel HI Guitar taught by Bill Diloff

Following the workshops will be an open mike and a childrens area then a concert with The Beloff's and other local muscians..

Whole day tickets are $25
More informatio can be found at 8thstep.org

Hope to see some of you there!