The Handmade Music School presents the 2021 Virtual Get Together on Saturday, March 27, 2021 from 2:00-6:00pm.
- Live afternoon workshops
- Historical lectures and features
- A Southwest Virginia-centric music contest
- Artist performances and jamming
- The Banjo Playing of Matokie Slaughter with Jake Blount
- Old Time Fiddle: Dance Tunes from the Blue Ridge with Mac Traynham
- Two Finger Banjo with Nora Brown
- Flatfoot Dance with Becky Hill
- Duet Singing with Ash Watkins and Andrew Small
- Mandolin with Andrew Small
- Old Time Fiddle – Forked Deer: The Workshop with Kalia Yeagle
- Old Time Guitar with Kris Truelsen
- Bass with Joseph Dejarnette
- Appalachian Step Dance: Buckdancing, Flatfooting, and Clogging with Phil Jamison (pre-recorded)
- Women in Traditional Music with Alice Gerrard (pre-recorded)
For contest details and registration, visit our Southwest Virginia Traditional Music Contest page.
Workshops are taught live on Zoom. A full event schedule and Zoom passwords will be sent after registration.
There is a suggested donation of $50 for this event. We appreciate your help supporting these musicians and the mission of the Handmade Music School.
*If you are a previously registered participant in the 2022 Floyd County Old Time Get Together, we are gifting you free admission to this event as a thank you for your patience and a teaser of what is to come in 2022!