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Workshop Schedule Lark Camp 2015

Most workshops are designed to run the full length of camp. If you are coming for half camp you will be taking partial workshops

Lark Camp Music Library

Lark Camp Music Library - A place where you can find lots of the written music from Lark Camp.

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Music by the directors of Lark Camp and their family

Mendocino Woodlands

Where Lark camp takes place

Lark Camp Folk Community

Folk music related web sites of friends of Lark Camp

Lark Tales

Stories told by people who have meandered along the misty, musical paths of Lark Camp

Kid's Play

A page about the play that the kids at Lark Camp perform on the last evening of camp with pictures of the play being rehearsed

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Workshop Schedule Lark Camp 2015

Most workshops are designed to run the full length of camp.
If you are coming for half camp you will be taking partial workshops.

"Adopt An Instructor"
You Can Help Add Instructors To The Lark Camp Staff

We are currently taking donations to fund many instructors to Lark Camp 2015

Donations have already funded many instructors.

We Still Need Donations For Instuctors We Are Working On Adding


Lark Camp Music & Dance Staff & Workshops 2015

Dance Instructors
Jason Adajian
Morris & Sword Dance
Tami Allen
Cajun Dance
Claudette Boudreaux
Cajun Dance
Shirleigh Brannon
Irish Step Dance, Irish Social Dance, Percussive Dance
Malaika Finkelstein
Beginning Swing (East Coast & Charleston), Intermediate Swing (Lindy Hop)
Kat Greene
Hula Ancient & Modern
Erik Hoffman Contras, Squares, Waltzes, Couple Dances, Ham-Bone
Jana Mariposa Muhar Greek Dance
Yael Schy
Latin Dance, Thinking On Your Feet: Improvisation Theater Games
Adrienne Simpson
Galician & French Dance
Lea Smith Morning Waltz, Beginning Social Waltzing
Elizabeth Strong
Belly Dance, Turkish Roman and Belly Dancing
Janis Reynolds Irish Set Dance
Sue Williard
Balkan Dance
Alan Winston
English Country Dance

Music & Vocal Instructors

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Emily Abbink

Guitar For String Repertoire For Italian & Mexican Music
Tami Allen

Cajun & Zydeco Slow Jam & Rub Board, Cajun Fiddle
Edmond Badoux

Music Of The Andes, Charango, Panpipe Ensemble
Mark Bell

Middle Eastern Drumming
Shay Black

Irish Chorus, Sea Songs And More, Singing In A Session
Claudette Boudreaux
Cajun & Creole Button Accordion, Cajun French Songs
Hank Bradley
Greek Music For Bouzouki And Other Instruments
Gary Breitbard
Quebecois Fiddling, Quebecois Session
David Brown

Jazz Guitar Soloing -American & Gypsy Style
Lorna Brown Beginning Piano Accordion
Carlo Calabi Old Time Harmony Singing
Dan Cantrell

Balkan Ensemble
Danny  Carnahan
Octave Mandolin, Songwriting
Penny Cloud

French Music For Hurdy Gurdy & All Instruments
Dave Cory

Flatpicking Irish Music For All Instruments, Unique & Rare Irish Banjo Tunes & Techniques For All Instruments
Heath Curdts

Old Time 5 String Banjo
Janet Dows

Italian Music For Concertina And Other Instruments, Concertina Tunes From Many Places For All Instruments
Jimmy Durchslag

Jazz Ensemble, Latin Band Ensemble For All Instruments And Singers-Afro Cuban, Sone, Salsa
Download music for Jimmy's Workshop
Sinan Erdemsel

Turkish Music Ensemble
Chuck Ervin
Beginning Bass, Intermediate Bass
Marla Fibish

Irish Mandolin
Deirdre McCarthy

Beginning Bodhran, Contemporary Bodhran-Skills and Applications
Aryeh Frankfurter
Intermediate/Advanced Celtic Harp, Swedish & Nordic Music For Nyckelharpa And All Instruments
Jack Gilder

Irish Music on the Anglo System Concertina
Nydia Gonzalez
Mariachi Repertoire Including Sones, Rancheras, Boleros and Polkas, Mexican Regional Sones (and their instrumentation) From Jarocho, Huasteco, Nayarita And Other Places
Lou Ann Gramman
Latin American Harp, Multimedia Art For Everyone
Pete Grant

Acoustic Lap Steel & Dobro Guitar
Kat Greene
Hawaiian Hapa Hoale Songs
Wayne Hankin

Ensemble Singing, English Country Dance Improvisation, Silent Movie Orchestra
Sylvia Herold

Swing Guitar For Singers
Erik Hoffman

Contra Dance Band Lab For All Instruments
Ben Jaber Pennywhistle, Uilleann Pipe Tunes & Style For All Instruments
Mark Jackson
Lark Camp Ukestra - Ukulele Orchestra, Exploring The Ukulele
Jane Jelbart
Lark Camp Ukestra - Ukulele Orchestra, Exploring The Ukulele
Greg Jenkins

Greek Rebetika Songs For Voice & Instruments, Bulgarian Tunes For All Instruments
Washtub Jerry

Learn Uke Chords Using Neighborhood Concept, Piano Chording
Catherine John
Mariachi Repertoire Including Sones, Rancheras, Boleros and Polkas, Mexican Regional Sones (and their instrumentation) From Jarocho, Huasteco, Nayarita And Other Places
Myra Joy

Cello Techniques & Ensemble, Around The World Slow String Jam
Finn Juhl

Piano Accordion, Gypsy Jazz Accordion
Wael Kakish
Arabic Music Ensemble - Instrumental (Oud and others), Percussion (Darabukka & Tambourine) and Vocal (Simple Traditional Songs) from Egypt, Syria, Iraq, Lebanon and Jordan
Shira Kammen

Medieval Music, Rounds Singing
Rebecca King

English Country Dance Music Slow Jam
Butch Kwan

Blues For Guitar & Fiddle
Russ Landers

African Music-Zimbabwean Marimba
Pam Laughlin

Brazilian Choro Music, Swing Improv
Robert Laughlin

Gypsy Jazz Guitar
Ian Law
Wanda Law

Irish Fiddle Basics For Beginners, Beginning Fiddle
Frannie Leopold

Old Time Harmony Singing, Jug Band Jam
Lisa Lynne
Beginning/Intermediate Celtic Harp, Getting Your Music Out Into The World
Eden MacAdam Somer

Eastern European Violin Music, Introduction To Improvisation For All Instruments All Levels
Richard Mandel
DADGAD Irish Guitar
Kevin McConnell
Swing Guitar
Gregg Moore

World Band (Bring Your Band Instruments: Horns, Clarinets, Saxophones, Flutes, Piccolos, Drums Etc.) Brass Band Music From India, Serbia, Peru, Brazil, Africa, Surinam, Indonesia, Mexico, Bolivia And More

PDF band scores for some of Gregg's workshops.

Amber Mueller
Backup Old Time Guitar, Beginning Old Time Fiddle
Jim Mueller
Old Time Fiddle Tunes, Beginning Old Time Fiddle
Jana Mariposa Muhar Balkan Harmony Singing
Mark Nelson

Mountain Dulcimer, Ukulele
Jim Oakden

Breton Music - Dance Tunes, Including Chording/Backup, Gaita
Sean O Nuallain
Improvisation In Celtic Fingerstyle Guitar, Extending Your Harmonic Vocabulary In Celtic Guitar Accompaniment
Melanie O'Reilly

Swing & Jazz Vocals, Irish Gaelic Songs
Celia Ramsay

Let Your Voice Out of the Shower
Paul Rangell

Mandolin Mechanics, Chords & Melodies, String Repertoire For Italian & Mexican Music
WB Reid

Old Time String Band Songs, Intermediate Guitar
Laurie Rivin Quebecois Fiddling, Quebecois Fiddle Repertoire Party
Dale Russ

Intermediate & Advanced Irish Fiddle
Ty Rust
Klezmer & Balkan Orchestra
Daniel Schoenfeld
Irish Tune Swap
Erin Shrader

Irish Songs & Fiddle
Bon Singer

Balkan Singing Technique, Balkan Songs
John Skelton

Irish Flute, Unusual & Rare Irish Flute Tunes For All Instruments
Nils Olof Söderbäck

Swedish Fiddling With Melody & Harmonies For All Instruments
Larry Unger

Fingerstyle Blues Guitar, Tune Writing
Francy Vidal
Music Of The Andes, Kena, Bombo, Andean Rhythms, Andean Panpipe Ensemble
Jim Wells Hammered Dulcimer, Jimbowing For Hammered Dulcimer, Dulcimer & Mandolin
Paul Wernick
Greek & Rebetika Music Session
Cathie Whitesides
Greek Violin
Vickie Yancy
French Button Accordion All Levels
Bonnie Zahnow

Old Time Music Jam, Beginning Guitar
Corwin Zekley

Improvisation For Violin And Other Instruments

Kids Workshops
Susan Alexander Drama Games For Kids
Mimi Haddon Weaving Wonders
Kathy Mowdy Hill
Props and Costumes For Kids' Play
Wayne Hill
Make And Play A Didgeridoo For Kids, Musical Safari For Kids
Butch Kwan
Kids Guitar, Kids Fiddle
Mendocino Woodlands Naturalist Staff Woodlands Nature Studies, Games & Crafts For Kids
Susan Spurlock
Lark Camp Kids Play

Read this great article about the
Lark Camp Kids Play with photos of the play being rehearsed.


Where are the workshops?

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Most workshops are designed to run the full length of camp. If you are coming for half camp you will be taking partial workshops.

Lark Camp Evening Dances
And Special Events

A Midnight Delight
Music to be announced conducted by
Eden Macadam - Somer
All are invited to join in.
Check here for music and information.

Silent Night - Wayne's Silent Movie Orchestra
Silent Movie
Lupino Lane

Music, Dance And Drama Kids Show

Dance Schedule Go Here

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