Our 2018 NCBC Class:
Akira Satake Performing. Warren Yates and Tim Gardner; two banjo makers talking shop.
Marc Horowitz holding clawhammer court. Eric Ellis fielding a question.
Tim Gardner discussing the fine points of open back banjo setup. As Usual, Banjo Billy Hot on a Breakdown.
Mike Scott explaining Magic at the 7th Fret. Marc translating Note-by-Note. Brandon tuning and teaching.
"and they pay me to do this! Can you believe it?"
"Yeah, I can, Donnie. The North Carolina Banjo Clinic's a gas!"
After discussing right hand intricacies, Mark Morris laying down a lick. Jack and Akira.
Seth Rhinehart, Bob Buckingham, Warren Yates, Mike Scott, Hilary Dirlam, Donnie Little
Our 2017 NCBC Class:
Rob Bourassa taking a break from instructing serious theory. Donnie Little: Flatpicker Deluxe.
Banjo Setup Table with Tom. Seth Rhinehart Teaching
Our 2016 NCBC Class:
Mike Scott teaching advanced banjo. Jim teaching under our sponsor’s D’Addario banner.
Hilary teaching clawhammer basics. Wayne leading jam class.
Jack Hatfield teaching techniques in melodic banjo. Bob Buckingham instructing advanced clawhammer banjo.
Mike & Donnie cutting it up. After hours lesson with Jim.
Another class photo, different angle. Tom McKinney breathing new life into another banjo.
Our 2015 NCBC Class:
Jens Kruger teaching advanced banjo. Jim Rollins leading an intermediate banjo class.
Warren Yates discussing banjo setup. Bobby Anderson teaching beginning bluegrass banjo.
Gary Spence explaining novice banjo. Donnie Little instructing the finer points of intermediate banjo.
Wayne Erbsen taking a break from clawhammer and jamming on guitar. Mingling between classes.
Our 2010 Instructors: Don Wayne Reno, Ned Luberecki, Terry Baucom, Rhonda Gouge, Jim Rollins, Mike Scott, and Wayne Erbsen. (Josh Goforth & Tom McKinney are missing.)
Instructors enjoying a sunny warm day on the famous Burnsville Square. Rhonda Gouge teaching the mechanics of Novice Banjo.
Warren Yates, of Yates Banjos, addressing a banjo setup question. Don Wayne Reno and Ned Luberecki jointly teaching a solo improvisation class.
Old Time Jam with Wayne Erbsen.
Our 2009 NCBC class.
Bill Emerson with Mike Scott. Cindy Baucom, Tom McKinney, and Tom Adams jamming.
The 5 according to Tom McKinney. Terry Baucom fielding a question.
Tom Adams teaching the finer points of Beginner Banjo. Josh Goforth laying it down solid in black and white.
Jim Rollins having his way with the Gold Rush. Tom McKinney trying to squeeze more tone out of a 5.
Our 2009 BGB instructors, Jim Rollins, Tom McKinney, Mike Scott, Terry Baucom, Bill Emerson, and Tom Adams. (Josh Goforth is missing.)
Our 2008 inaugural class.
Graham Sharp of the Steep Canyon Rangers and Mike Scott instructing.
Tom Adams holding session and Terry Baucom teaching one-on-one.
Our instructors, Tom Adams, Graham Sharp, Terry Baucom, and Mike Scott - all rockin' away.Return to top