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Upcoming Camps

Sponsored by WUMB Radio in Boston, Massachusetts, SAMW offers an exuberant week of intensive instruction, jamming, workshops, concerts and musical collaboration with instructors attuned to the needs of each student. Class topics include Flatpicking and Fingerstyle Guitar, Fiddle, Banjo, Mandolin, Voice, Blues Styles, and Songwriting, as well as the opportunity to learn sound reinforcement skills….

Sponsored by WUMB Radio in Boston, Massachusetts, SAMW offers an exuberant week of intensive instruction, jamming, workshops, concerts and musical collaboration with instructors attuned to the needs of each student. Class topics include Flatpicking and Fingerstyle Guitar, Fiddle, Banjo, Mandolin, Voice, Blues Styles, and Songwriting, as well as the opportunity to learn sound reinforcement skills….

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I first encountered the term “singer/songwriter” in 1966. It was brand-new, then, attached to new voices and names like Pat Sky, Phil Ochs and Richard Fariña, Buffie Saint-Marie and of course the unnamed Bob Dylan.  We future old folkies were all trying to figure out what the word meant, eventually deciding that it must mean…

It is springtime in New England, and this May 5 – 7 WUMB’s first ever The Singer and the Song weekend in Groton, MA, is beautifully timed for the season. We still have some spaces open so please check out the full camp information and sign up today! This is going to be one fine…