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Workshop Schedule Lark Camp 2016

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.


Lark In The Morning &
Folk World Music

One of a kind and antique musical instruments for sale from the directors of Lark Camp.


Lark Camp In The News

Articles about Lark Camp in the news from the New York Times to Strings Magazine and more!


Lark Camp YouTube Videos

A page with a selection of YouTube videos from Lark Campers.


Lark Camp On Facebook

Join the Lark Camp Facebook group.


Lark Camp Designs Store

A selection of Lark Camp designs. Shirts, mugs, bags and more.


Mickie & Elizabeth Zekley

Corwin Zekley Violinist/Songwriter

The Bagpiper

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


Monthly Mendocino English Country Dances

Come dance with us when you are in Mendocino.


LARK CAMP 2016 • JULY 29 - AUGUST 6

REGISTRATION IS STILL OPEN FOR 2016
You will be able to buy meal plans and individual meals at camp.

Register now to save your place.

An Adult & Family Camp

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Lark In The Morning Musical Instrument Business. 


Lark Camp Staff 2016  |   Dance Instructors  |   Music & Song Instructors  |   Childrens Instructors  |  
Where Are The Workshops  |   Special Events

Workshop Schedule Lark Camp

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

We Need Donations For Instuctors NOW
We Are Working On Adding
We hope to raise $10,000 (We are now 35% there)



"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 2016
Here are a few of the instuctors added through camper donations.

 
 
NOW FUNDED THROUGH CAMPER DONATIONS Sinan Erdemsel
     

Turkish Music Ensemble
 
 
NOW FUNDED THROUGH CAMPER DONATIONS John Skelton

Irish Flute, Unusual & Rare Irish Flute Tunes For All Instruments
 
 
NOW FUNDED THROUGH CAMPER DONATIONS Simo Tesla
         

Serbian/Balkan Ensemble. Folk Songs And Dances From Serbia And Other Balkan Countries, Simo Tesla Orchestra
 
 
 
 

Lark Camp Music & Dance Staff & Confirmed Workshops 2016


Dance Instructors
Jason Adajian
Morris & Sword Dance
 
 
Tami Allen
Cajun Dance
 
 
Claudette Boudreaux
Cajun Dance
 
 
Shirleigh Brannon
Irish Step Dance, Irish Ceili Dance, Irish Sean-Nos Dance And Battering For Sets
 
 
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
 
 
Cora Hubbert
Old Style Cuban Salsa Dance
 
 
Antonea Leftheriotis Greek Dance
 
 
Natalie Nayun
Belly Dance, Turkish Roman and Belly Dancing with Props
 
 
Janis Reynolds Irish Set Dance
 
 
Yael Schy
Latin Dance, Thinking On Your Feet: Improvisation Theater Games
 
 
Adrienne Simpson
Breton, Galician & French Dance
 
 
Sue Williard
Balkan Dance
 
 
Alan Winston
English Country Dance
 
 

Music & Vocal Instructors

 mp3   video

 
 
Tami Allen
   

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

Music Of The Andes, Charango, Panpipe Ensemble
 
 
Vassil Bebelekov

Bulgarian Tunes For All Instruments, Bulgarian 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
 
 
David Brewer
       

Irish Bodhran, Beginning Pennywhistle, Intermediate/Advanced Pennywhistle Tunes & Ornaments
 
 
Neil Brook
           

Hurdy Gurdy, French Music for All Instruments
 
 
David Brown

Jazz Guitar Soloing Standards, Gypsy Style Improvisation And More, Middle Eastern Music For Non-1/4 Tone Instruments, Greek, Afghan & more - David Brown
 
 
Lorna Brown Beginning Piano Accordion
 
 
Carlo Calabi Old Time Harmony Singing
 
 
Alexandre Cadarso
Gaita (Spanish Galician Bagpipe), Galician Percussion In The Creek
 
 
Danny  Carnahan
Octave Mandolin, Songwriting
 
 
Kevin Carr
Quebecois Fiddling, Quebecois Session
 
 
Tim Connell

Mandolin, Choro For Mandolin And Other Instruments
 
 
Dave Cory

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

Old Time 5 String Banjo
 
 
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
 
 
Wade Evans
India Folk Tunes & Ragas, India Music Ensemble
 
 
Marla Fibish
       

Irish Mandolin
 
 
Karen Fishback
Making Musical Instruments Out Of Gourds ]
 
 
Max Forseter
       


The Secrets Of Music - Music Theory, Harmony, Chords And More All Revealed, Exploring Vocal Harmony
 
 
Aryeh Frankfurter
Harp-Anything But Beginning, 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 Veracruz, Huasteco, Nayarit And Other Places
 
 
Pete Grant
   

Acoustic Lap Steel & Dobro Guitar
 
 
Willliam Greene
Hawaiian & Folk Songs For Ukulele
 
 
Wayne Hankin
 

Ensemble Singing, English Country Dance Improvisation, Silent Movie Orchestra
 
 
Erik Hoffman

Contra Dance Band Lab For All Instruments
 
 
Preston Howard
     

Irish Uilleann Bagpipes, Uilleann Pipe Tune Favorites For Everyone
 
 
Leslie Hubbert

Old Style Cuban Son Cubano Band, Vieja Trova Cubana, Cuban Songs
 
 
Michael Hubbert

Old Style Cuban Son Cubano Band, Vieja Trova Cubana, Cuban Songs
 
 
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
 
 
Myra Joy

Cello Fun
 
 
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
 
 
Butch Kwan
         

Blues For Guitar & Fiddle
 
 
Russ Landers

African Music-Zimbabwean Marimba
 
 
Pam Laughlin

Brazilian Choro Music, Swing Improv
 
 
Robert Laughlin
   

Gypsy Jazz Guitar
 
 
Wanda Law
     

Irish Fiddle Basics For Beginners, Beginning Fiddle
 
 
Georgios Leftheriotis

Greek Music Ensemble For All Instruments & Singers
 
 
Frannie Leopold

Old Time Harmony Singing, Jug Band Jam
 
 
Michelle Levy
   

English Country Dance Music/Ensemble
 
 
Nada Lewis
Klezmer, Gypsy & Balkan Orchestra
 
 
Rebecca Lomnicky
 

Beginning Scottish Fiddle, Scottish Fiddle Tunes & Technique
 
 
Lisa Lynne
Beginning/Intermediate Celtic Harp, Getting Your Music Out Into The World
 
 
Richard Mandel
   
DADGAD Irish Guitar
 
 
Stuart Mason

Old Ballads For DADGAD Guitar
 
 
Kevin McConnell
Swing Guitar
 
 
Martha Montoya
       
Mariachi Repertoire Including Sones, Rancheras, Boleros and Polkas, Mexican Regional Sones (and their instrumentation) From Veracruz, Huasteco, Nayarit And Other Places
 
 
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
 
 
Mark Nelson
 

Mountain Dulcimer, Ukulele Jug Band (other instruments welcome)
 
 
Jim Oakden

Breton Music - Dance Tunes, Including Chording/Backup
 
 
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
 
 
Jason Pollack
Irish Flute & Pennywhistle Ornamentation
 
 
Celia Ramsay
   

Get Your Voice Out of the Closet
 
 
WB Reid
 

Old Time String Band Songs, Intermediate Guitar
 
 
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
 
 
Athena Tergis
 

The Mysteries Of Irish Fiddle Bowing & Ornamentation, Tasty Irish Fiddle Tunes
 
 
Simo Tesla
         

Serbian/Balkan Ensemble, Folk Songs And Dances From Serbia And Other Balkan Countries, Odiseja Balkan Orchestra
 
 
Francy Vidal
 
Music Of The Andes, Kena, Bombo, Andean Rhythms, Andean Panpipe Ensemble
 
 
John Weed Quirky Northern Irish Fiddle TUnes
 
 
Jim Wells Hammered Dulcimer, Jimbowing For Hammered Dulcimer, Dulcimer & Mandolin
 
 
Paul Wernick
Greek & Rebetika Music Session
 
 
Vickie Yancy
French Button Accordion All Levels, French Session
 
 
Bonnie Zahnow
 

Old Time Music Jam, Beginning Guitar
 
 
Corwin Zekley

Jazz & Gypsy Jazz Violin
 
 


Kids Workshops
 
 
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?

Find Out Here

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. Special Surprise
All are invited to join in.
Check here for music and information.

Silent Night - Wayne's Silent Movie Orchestra
Silent Movie
To Be Announced

Music, Dance And Drama Kids Show

Dance Schedule Go Here


The Best Way To Get The Most Out Of Lark Camp Music Workshops

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