Early Bluegrass in Western Washington and the Pacific Northwest

04/06/2018 A personal account by Phil Williams Monroe, Scruggs, 1930s & ‘40s The following is what I know from my own experience about bluegrass coming to Western Washington and parts of the...

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JAM SESSION ETIQUETTE

03/27/2018 One of the best and most pleasurable ways of improving your playing is to participate in jam sessions. This is not necessarily as simple as walking up to other musicians and playing along...

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District 16

03/17/2018 Sigh.  The holidays are over and I am slowly putting away holiday decorations – early for me, this year!  On Jan 3 I heard the first hopeful frog in our lower pond.  And judging from...

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District 15

03/17/2018 District 15 Regular Playdates February, 2018 First Friday: Avamere Assisted Living 2:00 p.m. Sherwood Assisted Living 3:30 p.m. First Tuesday:  Sinclair Place, 1:30 p.m. St. Andrews 2:30...

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District 12

03/17/2018 Mark your calendar!  The 2018 Annual District 12 Winter Show will take place at the Columbia Valley (Pasco) Grange #938 on Saturday, Feb. 10th.  The Grange Hall is located at 6300 W....

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District 11

03/17/2018 District 11 held their monthly meeting and jam on January 21st.  We had a nice jam and a good audience.  We do not have any other play outs in the near future other than our regular...

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District 10

03/17/2018 District 10 is currently organizing new meeting and jam space due the grange hall being abruptly sold. District 10 is excited to have new members who are helping to breathe life into this...

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District 9

03/17/2018 For February we have a playdate at Colonial Stillwater Estates in Centralia on Wednesday, February 14th from 4:00pm-5:00pm.  Coincidentally it is also Valentine’s Day, so be sure to play...

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District 8

03/17/2018 Jonnie Lane, a long time member of our District, died 12/10/17 at home, surrounded by family and friends.  A memorial was held January 7th from 3:30 to 6:30 at MCCC. It was a nice...

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