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Workshop Schedule Lark Camp 2019

Most workshops are designed to run the full length of camp. If you are coming for half camp you will be taking partial workshops

Lark Camp Music Library

Lark Camp Music Library - A place where you can find lots of the written music from Lark Camp.

Folk World Music

One of a kind and antique musical instruments for sale from the directors of Lark Camp.

Lark Camp In The News

Articles about Lark Camp in the news from the New York Times to Strings Magazine and more!

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Lark Camp Designs Store

A selection of Lark Camp designs. Shirts, mugs, bags and more.

Mickie & Elizabeth Zekley

Corwin Zekley Violinist/Songwriter

The Bagpiper

Music by the directors of Lark Camp and their family

Mendocino Woodlands

Where Lark camp takes place

Lark Camp Folk Community

Folk music related web sites of friends of Lark Camp

Lark Tales

Stories told by people who have meandered along the misty, musical paths of Lark Camp

Kid's Play

A page about the play that the kids at Lark Camp perform on the last evening of camp with pictures of the play being rehearsed

Monthly Mendocino English Country Dances

Come dance with us when you are in Mendocino.

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Workshop Schedule Lark Camp

Most workshops are designed to run the full length of camp.
If you are coming for half camp you will be taking partial workshops.

"Adopt An Instructor"
You Can Help Add Instructors To The Lark Camp Staff

We have many instructors that we cannot ask to Lark Camp until we have donations to cover airfare and other expenses beyond what Lark Camp can do.

BELOW: Lark Camp Staff & Workshops 2019

2020 Instructors will be announced soon! Stay tuned.

Dance Instructors
Jason Adajian
English Country Dance & English Sword Dance
Tami Allen
Cajun Dance
Toby Blome & Fred Bialy
Swedish Dance
Claudette Boudreaux
Cajun Dance
Dominique Del Chiaro Hawaiian Hula Dance
Malaika Finkelstein
Beginning Swing (East Coast & Charleston), Intermediate Swing (Lindy Hop)
Nydia Gonzalez
Bailes (Dance) Regionales de Mexico: Cumbias, Rancheras and Sones
Erik Hoffman Contras, Squares, Waltzes, Couple Dances, Ham-Bone
Cora Hubbert
Old Style Cuban Salsa Dance
Antonea Leftheriotis
Greek Dance
Maldon Meehan

Irish Sean-Nos Dance, Irish Battering For Sets
Natalie Nayun
Belly Dance, Central Asian Dance (Tajik, Uzbek, Afghan)
Michael Riemer Irish Set Dance
Yael Schy
Latin Dance, Thinking On Your Feet: Improvisation Theater Games
Adrienne Simpson
Breton, Galician & French Dance
Sue Williard
Balkan Dance

Music & Vocal Instructors

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Songwriting and Leadership!
Tami Allen

Cajun & Zydeco Slow Jam & Rub Board, Cajun Fiddle
Mark Bell

Middle Eastern Drumming
Shay Black

Irish Chorus, Sea Songs And More, Singing In A Session
Claudette Boudreaux
Cajun & Creole Button Accordion, Cajun French Songs
David Brown

Jazz Guitar Soloing Standards, Gypsy Style Improvisation And More, Middle Eastern Music & Asian Music For Non-1/4 Tone Instruments, Greek Including Syrtaki, Afghan & more
Lorna Brown Beginning Piano Accordion
Christa Burch

Carlo Calabi Old Time Harmony Singing
Dan Cantrell

Balkan Ensemble, Accordion Boot Camp, For Beginner/Intermediate Accordion Players. Learn To Develop Proper Playing Skills, Practice Techniques, Basic Music Theory, Understand How Your Instrument Works And Learn Easy Accordion Music In A Fun Environment.
Eliza Cantwell
Music Theory Boot Camp
Sharon Carl
In Harmony's Way Song Circle
Danny  Carnahan
Octave Mandolin, Songwriting
Kevin Carr
Quebecois Fiddling, Quebecois Session, Gaita
Heath Curdts

Old Time 5 String Banjo
Connie Doolan

Swing & Jazz Vocals
Jay Drapes

Beginning Bass, Intermediate Bass
Jimmy Durchslag

Jazz Ensemble, Latin Band Ensemble For All Instruments And Singers-Afro Cuban, Sone, Salsa
Download music for Jimmy's Workshop
Sinan Erdemsel

Turkish Music Ensemble
Wade Evans
India Folk Tunes & Ragas, India Music Ensemble
Marla Fibish

Irish Mandolin
Karen Fishback
Making Musical Instruments Out Of Gourds For Adults
Aryeh Frankfurter
Harp-Anything But Beginning, Swedish & Nordic Music For Nyckelharpa And All Instruments
Scott Gayman

French Music, Hurdy Gurdy
Scott Gifford
Ukulele 101, Ukulele 201
Jack Gilder

Irish Music on the Anglo System Concertina
Nydia Gonzalez
Mariachi Repertoire Sones, Rancheras, Boleros and Polkas & More
Miguel Govea
Conjunto Ensemble, Tex-Mex & Cumbia Music, Guitarrone, Hand Percussion
Pete Grant

Acoustic Lap Steel & Dobro Guitar
Wayne Hankin

Ensemble Singing, English Country Dance Improvisation, Silent Movie Orchestra, Jubo
Wayne Hill
Build Your Own Ukulele At Lark Camp
Erik Hoffman

Contra Dance Band Lab For All Instruments
Leslie Hubbert

Old Style Cuban Son Cubano Band, Vieja Trova Cubana, Cuban Songs
Preston Howard

Irish Uilleann Bagpipes, Uilleann Pipe Tune Favorites For Everyone
Michael Hubbert

Old Style Cuban Son Cubano Band, Vieja Trova Cubana, Cuban Songs
Greg Jenkins

Greek Rebetika Songs For Voice & Instruments, Bulgarian Tunes For All Instruments
Washtub Jerry

Learn Uke Chords Using Neighborhood Concept, Piano Chording
Wael Kakish
Arabic Music Ensemble - Instrumental (Oud and others), Percussion (Darabukka & Tambourine) and Vocal (Simple Traditional Songs) from Egypt, Syria, Iraq, Lebanon and Jordan
Shira Kammen

Sephardic Music, A Midnight Delight: A Nite at the Opera: Opera Excerpts From the Classics
Rebecca King

English Country Dance Music/Ensemble
Jennifer Kreger

Climate Songwriting and Leadership
Craig Kurumada

Bulgarian Tunes For All Instruments, Bulgarian Ensemble
Russ Landers

African Music-Zimbabwean Marimba
Pam Laughlin

Brazilian Choro Music, Swing Improv
Wanda Law

Irish Fiddle Basics For Beginners, Beginning Fiddle
Janet Lenore
Inspired Intermediate Ukulele, Hawaiian Ukulele
Georgios Leftheriotis

Greek Music Ensemble For All Instruments & Singers
Frannie Leopold

Old Time Harmony Singing, Jug Band Jam
Lisa Lynne
Beginning/Intermediate Celtic Harp, Getting Your Music Out Into The World
Richard Mandel
DADGAD Irish Guitar
Stuart Mason

Celtic Tunes for Flatpick Guitar and Bouzouki, Old Ballads For DADGAD Guitar
Summer McCall

Celtic Cello, Rhythmic Grooves and Accompaniment For Fiddle and Cello
Kevin McConnell
Swing Guitar, Blues Guitar Soloing
Ryan McKasson

Scottish Fiddle
Peter Michaelsen

Swedish Fiddling With Melodies & Harmonies For All Instruments & Playing Swedish Music For Dance
Martha Montoya
Mariachi Repertoire Sones, Rancheras, Boleros and Polkas & More
Gregg Moore

World Band (Bring Your Band Instruments: Horns, Clarinets, Saxophones, Flutes, Piccolos, Drums Etc.) Brass Band Music From India, Serbia, Peru, Brazil, Africa, Surinam, Indonesia, Mexico, Bolivia And More

PDF band scores for some of Gregg's workshops.

Amber Mueller
Backup Old Time Guitar, Beginning Old Time Fiddle
Jim Mueller
Old Time Fiddle Tunes, Beginning Old Time Fiddle
Dan Newton

American Roots Music For Accordion, European Accordion Styles
Johnny Nicholas

Country Blues Guitar, The Art and Craft of Songwriting
Jim Oakden

Breton Music - Dance Tunes, Including Chording/Backup
Mark Nelson

Hawaiian Slack Key Guitar, Fingerstyle Country Blues And Rags
Darcy Noonan

Fiddle & Guitar Bootcamp
Susan Peña
Conjunto Ensemble, Guitar, Vocals
Celia Ramsay

Get Your Voice Out of the Closet, Scottish Travelers Songs
WB Reid

Old Time String Band Songs, Intermediate Guitar
Autumn Rhodes

Beginning Pennywhistle & Irish Flute, Intermediate Irish Flute & Pennywhistle including Ornamentation & Technique
Dale Russ

Intermediate & Advanced Irish Fiddle
Ty Rust

Balkan & Klezmer Ensemble
Daniel Schoenfeld
Irish Tune Swap
Erin Shrader

Irish Songs & Fiddle
Barry Shultz

Old Time Slow Jam, Old Time Fiddle
Bon Singer

Balkan Singing Technique, Balkan Songs
John Skelton

Irish Flute, Unusual & Rare Irish Flute Tunes For All Instruments
Nils Olof Söderbäck

Swedish Fiddle
Sean Tergis

Beginning Tupan and Balkan Rhythms
Eric Thompson

Bluegrass Mandolin, Bluegrass Guitar
Bruno Villamor
Gaita, Coaching Traditional Instruments and Percussion
Booie Volk

Mandolin: Learn The Right Way First, Mandolin Soloing And Chords
Jim Wells Bowed Dulcimer, Hammered Dulcimer
Paul Wernick
Greek & Rebetika Music Session
Karina Wilson

Contra Dance Band, Tango String Ensemble
Vickie Yancy
French Button Accordion All Levels, French Session
Bonnie Zahnow

Old Time Music Jam, Beginning Guitar
Corwin Zekley

Jazz, Swing & Gypsy Jazz Violin, Improvisation & Spontaneous Composition For All Instruments & Styles

Kids Workshops
Kathy Mowdy Hill
Props and Costumes For Kids' Play
Wayne Hill
Build Your Own Ukulele At Lark Camp, Make And Play A Didgeridoo For Kids & Making Bamboo Flutes
Darcy Noonan

Kids Fiddle & Guitar
Mendocino Woodlands Naturalist Staff Woodlands Nature Studies, Games & Crafts For Kids
Susan Spurlock
Lark Camp Kids Play

Read this great article about the
Lark Camp Kids Play with photos of the play being rehearsed.


Where are the workshops?

Find Out Here

Most workshops are designed to run the full length of camp. If you are coming for half camp you will be taking partial workshops.

Lark Camp Evening Dances
And Special Events

A Midnight Delight
A Nite at the Opera: Opera Excerpts from the Classics directed by Shira Kammen
All are invited to join in.
Check here for music and information.

Silent Night - Wayne's Silent Movie Orchestra
Silent Movie
Psycho (Larko)

Music, Dance And Drama Kids Show

Dance Schedule Go Here

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