WUMB November Program Guide

WUMB Acoustic Music Camps

Registration is Open for WUMB’s Winter Acoustic Music Weekend!

When the holidays are behind us and the winter doldrums are settling in, re-energize your spirits with a weekend of friends, fun, food and most important, Folk Music!!  WUMB’s Acoustic Music Camps program is holding its seventh annual Winter Acoustic Music Weekend, February 22-24, 2019 at Grotonwood in Groton, MA. Read More…

Don’t Forget to RSVP for the SAMW Reunion!

We are looking forward to seeing our SAMW alums – old, new and soon-t0-be – at the annual mid-winter SAMW Reunion, Meetup and Jam on Sunday, January 6, 2019 from 1:00 – 5:00pm at the Grotonwood Camp and Conference Center in Groton, MA!  Come and spend the afternoon catching up with friends, playing music, and enjoying a concert with SAMW instructor Chris James!!  And as usual we will announce the instructors and classes for both summer SAMW weeks, and you’ll be able to sign up right away.

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WUMB Blues Music Camp Re-Cap

Wow, thank you for a great weekend at our first WUMB Blues Music Camp! It was so cool to see all of the work that went into putting it together come alive. I had a feeling that once everybody started making music together and learning that it would all be worthwhile. You made it so! Read More…

Blues Camp Who’s Who, Part Two

I’m looking forward to spending time with you at our WUMB Blues Music Camp in September! As Music Director for the camp I thought you might be interested in learning a little about each instructor, and why I think they’ll be great teachers. Read More…

Save the Date! SAMW Reunion Meetup and Jam, 1/6/19

Have you ever come to SAMW? Would you like to see some of your SAMW friends again?  Would it be fun to give your not-yet-camper friends a glimpse into this wonderful musical and social experience?  Come and join us at the 2019 Reunion!  Or if you have only heard or read online about WUMB’s Summer Acoustic Music Week, this is a great opportunity to learn more. Read More…

Blues Camp Who’s Who

I’m looking forward to spending time with you at our WUMB Blues Music Camp in September! As Music Director for the camp I thought you might be interested in learning a little about each instructor, and why I think they’ll be great teachers. Read More…

WUMB Blues Music Camp 2018

I’m excited to share that WUMB has a new music camp to offer! WUMB Blues Music Camp will be held September 28-30, 2018 at Geneva Point on Lake Winnipesaukee in NH. This is familiar territory to anyone who has attended recent Summer Acoustic Music Week camps, set right at the start beautiful leaf-peeping season in New Hampshire. Read More…

Expand Your Musical Horizons!

Do you play the guitar? Sing? Write your own songs? At WUMB’s Summer Acoustic Music Weeks (SAMW) we of course offer classes in guitar, singing and songwriting, taught by world-class instructors in a beautiful setting on the shores of Lake Winnipesaukee. But maybe you’d like to add something new to your musical skills set this year — our adult music camps in July (7/8-14) and August (8/19-25) will also feature classes in performance, mandolin, dulcimer, banjo, fiddle, harmonica, and ukulele! Read More…

WUMB Music Camps Spotlight: Trina Hamlin!

Do you know about Trina Hamlin? If not, you have been missing out on some great music! Trina is one of the more recent additions to the WUMB Music Camps family of instructors, and boy, does she bring a lot to the table. A celebrated singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist, and a sought-after side player and accompanist, Trina brings all of those skills plus her training in professional music and her excellent teaching skills to our Summer Acoustic Music Week 2, August 19-25 at Geneva Point on Lake Winnipesaukee. Read More…

SAMW 2018 Is Coming Up Fast!!

Spring is here, and summer is right around the corner, which means that this year’s Summer Acoustic Music Weeks are on their way and are selling out fast! In Week 1 we have only TWO spaces left in 2-person per room housing, and there are only FIVE spaces left in 2-person housing for week 2! Read More…