For fans of banjo music these are some great shows including a Concert Window performance you can watch anywhere!! You can enjoy former Wintergrass performer Bill Evans amazing solo concert banjo spectacular “The Banjo in America” anywhere in the world with just a computer via Concert Window on Sunday, July 13 at 7:30 pm Pacific Time https://www.concertwindow.com/shows/7196-bill-evans. Bill presents 250 years of banjo music on a variety of vintage instruments, tracing the story of the banjo from its West African roots through 19th and 20th century America to his own dazzling original compositions and arrangements.
Seattle area shows
Saturday, July 12, Seattle
Bluegrass Banjo Workshops at Dusty Strings: Jam Survival Skills from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.; Working Up Scruggs Style Solos from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. each session $40. 3406 Fremont Avenue North, 206-634-1662 for reservations.
The Banjo in America in Concert, Empty Sea Studios, 6300 Phinney Ave N, 8 p.m., $12 advance / $15 at the door. For concert info, http://www.emptysea.com/2014/07/bill-evans-the-banjo-in-america. For advance tickets, visit http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/743662.
To find out more about Bill, visit http://www.billevansbanjo.com.