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Learn and Jam In-Studio with Three Bluegrass Icons!


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The Musical Experience of a Lifetime:

  •  Round trip airfare
  •  Two nights stay in Napa, CA (July 11th + 12th)
  •  Studio tour + Meet and greet with the artists
  •  In-person, on-camera masterclass focused on your playing
  •  Jams with teachers and fellow students
  •  Intimate performances from Mike, Tony and Michael
  •  ArtistWorks SWAG Bag including signed CD's. t-shirt and other goodies
  •  1-year VIP membership to any ArtistWorks course of your choice
  •  PLUS: Three runner-ups will receive a D'Addario online shopping spree


Giveaway ends on 05/28. Enter now!

See Contest Rules for details.


Official Sponsors of the Big Bluegrass Giveaway:

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Jam and Learn with Three Bluegrass Icons:

Mike Marshall

For more than 35 years, Mike Marshall has set a new standard for American acoustic music. Since his early days in the David Grisman Quintet, Mike's historic career has spanned hundreds of recordings and thousands of performances around the world. Seen as one of the most skilled and experienced Mandolin players in the world, Mike is also one of the most sought-after music teachers in the industry.

Tony Trischka

Tony Trischka has been an inspiration for countless bluegrass and acoustic musicians. Best known for his Grammy nominated solo work and collaborations with artists like Peter Rowan, Steve Martin, Bela Fleck and Earl Scruggs, he has continued to push boundaries as one of the world's top banjo players. Tony has taught banjo lessons at ArtistWorks since 2009, building a global learning community around his Video Exchange library.

Michael Daves

The New York Times calls Michael Daves “The leading light for the NY bluegrass scene.”  Michael has collaborated with legendary artists including Chris Thile, Steve Martin, Rosanne Cash, and more. His album with Chris Thile “Sleep With One Eye Open” was recorded live to tape over the course of four days at Jack White’s Third Man Records in Nashville and was later nominated for a Grammy. Michael is a highly sought after teacher to people of all vocal ranges and abilities.