The Handmade Music School offers unique learning experiences in music, history, and dance with master teachers. Events offer high quality instruction and performances from local and global master artists and are focused on preserving, sharing, and celebrating the musical traditions of the Blue Ridge Mountains. Events are held online, at The Floyd Country Store, and at local venues in Floyd, Virginia. Register today for a workshop, class, lecture, performance, or a multi-day camp!
The Handmade Music School is currently offering workshops through our Handmade at Home Virtual Workshop Series. Workshops are offered weekly with some of the best musicians, dancers, historians, songwriters and more. Stream live on CrowdCast platform or tune in any time after the event to watch the replay! Follow us on Crowdcast at crowdcast.io/handmademusic.
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Square Dance at the Floyd Get Together
March 26 @ 8:00 pm
The Handmade Music School presents and evening of square dancing on Saturday, March 26, 2022 at 8:00pm at The Floyd EcoVillage. The dance includes a stellar lineup of musicians and the calling of the talented Phil Jamison, in a hall with great sound and a wooden floor. Tickets are $8 online or at the door. Children under 12 get in free. Come early at 7:00pm for our staff concert, which is open to campers and ticket holders for the dance.
Bands will be made up of staff musicians from this year’s Get-Together and may include: Caleb Klauder, Reeb Willms, Nadine Landry, Sammy Lind, Tatiana Hargreaves, Jake Blount, Adam Hurt, Mac Traynham, Andy Buckman, Beth Hartness, Andrew Small, Ashlee Watkins, Gina Dilg, Joseph Dejarnette, & Dylan Locke.
No matter the band, the dance will be a great way to spend Saturday night with some of the best musicians in old time music!
Note: The dance is included for camp participants, and is our “open to the public” event of the weekend.