The 2009 staff is announced!
David Roth has gained national attention for his unique songs, moving stories, and powerful singing and subject matter.
We are thrilled to welcome back Peggy Seeger, singer of traditional Anglo- American songs and activist songmaker. She brings us a rich treasure of stories, songs, and her years of experience at the forefront of the British folk revival.
Shane Cook is a multi-award winning fiddler, one of the very best in the country.
Norah Rendell, a Canadian Folk Music Award nominee in the category “Best Traditional Singer”, is also an Irish flute and tin whistle player who specializes in traditional Irish dance music and songs.
Brian Miller will be accompanying Norah and teaching bouzouki/ mandolin. Brian specializes in Ontario, Quebec and American Midwest lumberjack songs.
Steve Baughman – Steve is a favourite guitar teacher at camps such as Swannanoa and Puget Sound Guitar Workshop. He is a brilliant Celtic/fingerstyle guitarist who is also well known for his instructional videos (not to mention his old time banjo playing).
We are happy to introduce Bev Bernbaum to The Woods community as our dance caller. She’ll also be teaching us about Singing Waltzes.