We are delighted to announce that the date has been finalised and tickets are now on sale for our ‘Banjo 2020’ Celebration event on Saturday March 7th 2020 at The North Light Gallery (behind Eagle Music Shop), Brooke’s Mill, Armitage Bridge, Huddersfield, HD4 7NR.
The all-day event will be packed with a fusion of world class music including the best of American and Irish, jam sessions, on-stage performances and demonstrations topped off with an evening concert from the awesome Kruger Brothers.
Join us along with Greg, Janet and Jamie Deering this year to celebrate Eagle Music’s 13th Anniversary as the number one world dealership for the Deering Banjo Company, USA. The event will also feature an amazing lineup of world class musicians topped off with an evening showcase concert with the awesome Kruger Brothers.
Special features of the day will include a masterclass ‘on-stage’ workshop from the Kruger Brothers. workshops, jam sessions and on-stage performances throughout the day.
The Eagle Music stall at the event will offer you the opportunity to browse what will be the largest selection of Deering Banjos ever to be displayed for public viewing in the world.
Our special guests, Greg, Janet and Jamie Deering will be here throughout the day to meet and greet everyone. As in past years, Greg will host his ‘banjo set-up table’ he will be delighted to meet you and personally check out and adjust your banjo. It will also be an opportunity to interact and personally meet the professional musicians of the day.
We are working on final arrangements around the following outline of the day:-
• Doors Open 10.30am
• Afternoon workshops & On-Stage performances - Gayle Skidmore, Phrase & Fable, Jonny Hulme
• Afternoon Kruger Brothers on-stage workshop
• Audience group performance with the Kruger Brothers of 'Cripple Creek'
• Picking sessions
• Eagle Music Trade Stand with lots of special offers
• Sons of The North Cafe offering a wide range of food and refreshments throughout the day
• Eagle Music Raffle with amazing Prizes Sponsored by Eagle Music, Eastman, Tanglewood, Ohana, Seydel
• Customer of The Year Presentation
• Evening Concert with the Kruger Brothers + Support act 'Tilterwheel'
Best wishes from, Steve, Rachel and the Eagle Music Team
Event Venue: Eagle Music - The North Light Gallery Brooke’s Mill Armitage Bridge Huddersfield HD4 7NR