WUMB January Program Guide

WUMB Acoustic Music Camps

It’s Not Too Late to Come to the Winter Weekend!

There are still a handful of spaces left for this year’s Winter Acoustic Music Weekend, February 23-25 at the Grotonwood Conference Center in Groton, MA.  This year’s lineup includes Kate Campbell, John Doerschuk, Bob Halperin, Trina Hamlin, Lorraine & Bennett Hammond, Stuart Kenney and Sloan Wainwright!  Classes will be offered in guitar, dulcimer, banjo, bass, harmonica, voice, songwriting, performance and much more — truly something for everyone. Read More…

…And It’s Not Too Early to Think About SAMW!

Well, the weather outside may be frightful, but believe it or not summer will be here before we know it!  And now is the perfect time to take a mental break from the cold and snow by planning to attend one of WUMB’s Summer Acoustic Music Weeks, July 8-14 and August 19-25.   Read More…

Don’t Miss Out — Come to the Winter Weekend!

Spaces are still available for the 2018 WUMB annual Winter Acoustic Music Weekend!!

From February 23-25, 2018 come together with fellow folk music singers, players and songwriters for a weekend of classes, workshops, concerts, jamming, food, fun and friendship, all on a beautiful wooded campus in Groton, MA. Read More…

Plan A Post-Holiday Pick-Me-Up – Come to the SAMW Annual Reunion!

Get a jump on the New Year at our annual mid-winter Reunion, Meetup and Jam on Sunday, January 7, 2018 from 1:00 – 5:00pm at the Grotonwood Camp and Conference Center in Groton, MA.

We’ll have the usual mix of guided and informal jams, food and drinks, and we’ll formally announce the 2018 instructors and open registration for both summer weeks.  Plus, our featured performer this year is Cosy Sheridan!  We promise you an afternoon full of music, friends, and friends-to-be. Read More…

Trade Your Mid-Winter Blahs for Blues…And Folk, and More!

Don’t let the post-holiday, mid-winter doldrums get you down — revive your energy and raise your spirits at the 2018 WUMB Winter Acoustic Music Weekend!! Read More…

Get Ready for the 2018 Winter Weekend!

SAMW’s sixth annual Winter Acoustic Music Weekend will take place at the Grotonwood Camp and Conference Center in Groton, MA, February 23-15, 2018. This year we have another fantastic lineup of instructors: Bob Halperin, Trina Hamlin and Stuart Kenney will join familiar faces Kate Campbell and Sloan Wainwright, along with perennial mainstays John Doerschuk and Lorraine and Bennett Hammond. Read More…

Don’t Forget — the SAMW Reunion is Set for January 7, 2018!

This is a reminder to mark your calendar for our annual mid-winter SAMW Reunion, Meetup and Jam, which will take place on Sunday, January 7, 2018 from 1:00 – 5:00pm at the Grotonwood Camp and Conference Center in Groton, MA. Read More…

Save the Date! SAMW Reunion set for January 7, 2018

Mark your calendar!  Our annual mid-winter SAMW Reunion, Meetup and Jam will take place on Sunday, January 7, 2018 from 1:00 – 5:00pm at the Grotonwood Camp and Conference Center in Groton, MA. Read More…

Another Great SAMW Summer!

Our Summer Acoustic Music Weeks in July and August were both full, and fantastic!  Camp Director Patty Domeniconi, Music Director Lorraine Hammond and our extraordinary line-up of instructors delivered two great weeks of music, friendship and fun at the beautiful Geneva Point Conference Center on Lake Winnipesaukee in New Hampshire.  Read More…

Live Broadcasts From SAMW Week 2!

During the week of August 13-19, Monday through Friday morning WUMB will broadcast live from “The Chapel in the Pines” at Week 2 of our Summer Acoustic Music Week folk music camp. The shows will stream live on the SAMW website at 7:30am (click on the “Listen” button at the top of the page) and then, at 1:00pm the morning show will be broadcast on WUMB-FM.  Read More…