Old-Time at Augusta

Old-Time at Augusta

You have several choices of times and ways to study old-time music at Augusta this year!

*NEW* American String Band Track, part of Blues Week: July 12-17, 2020

COURSE OFFERINGS AVAILABLE SOON! This week builds on the wonderful connections that were formed when Old-Time Week and Blues Week were on campus at the same time, but takes them deeper. Students in this American String Band track are able to build their schedule from Blues, Old-Time and Vocal offerings to make their perfect schedule for the week!

West Virginia Folklife and Old-Time Week: July 19-24, 2020

This week is your classic Old-Time Week! Study in intensive classes all morning with a master instructor on your chosen instrument, take one-shots in the afternoon and dance or jam the night away. Learn from master West Virginian old-time musicians for a week!

October Old-Time Week: October 11-16, 2020

Another dose of old-time music in the fall! This week is taking a slightly different format. You will sign up for your level of instrument and you will have the opportunity to learn from several different instructors over the course of the week. The instructors are some of the best musicians playing old-time music today from all around the country!