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SWALLOW HILL ANNOUNCES DENVER’S UKEFEST!

It’s uke time! Swallow Hill Music presents the eighth annual Denver Ukefest May 14-16. This year’s festival artists include Leftover Cuties,Victor & Penny, Victoria Vox, Danielle Ate the Sandwich, Stuart Fuchs aka “Stukulele,” and Lil’ Rev.

Denver Ukefest, which began in 2008, features workshops, jams and concerts celebrating the happy little instrument. Workshops for all levels of uke players with performing artists, jams and concerts make up what could possibly be the happiest music festival in Denver. “You can’t be unhappy playing the ukulele,” says uke student Jennifer Masteller. “It’s the most cheerful sound.”

Workshop details will be announced later this spring. Tickets to Denver Ukefest go on sale this Friday, February 27th, at 10:00 a.m. Full event details and pricing are below. Thank you for supporting live music and the quirky ukulele with Swallow Hill Music!

What: Swallow Hill Music presents Denver Ukefest 2015
When: May 14-16, 2015
Where:  Swallow Hill Music, 71 E. Yale Ave, Denver, 80210 and The Brew on Broadway, 3445 S. Broadway, Englewood, 80110

INFO: http://www.denverukefest.org; 303.777.1003 x2

Festival Pass Prices:
VIP Festival Pass: $130 non-member, $125 member
Festival Weekend Pass: $115 non-member, $110 member
Saturday All Day Pass: $80 non member, $75 member
Workshop Only Pass: $65 member, $60 non-member
Friday Concert Only Pass: $29 non-member, $27 member
Saturday Concert Only Pass: $29 non-member, $27 member

Festival Event Details:
Thursday, May 14 – 7:00 p.m.
Heavy Metal Uke Jam at The Brew on Broadway, 3445 S. Broadway, Englewood 80110. Open to all to participate or just listen!

Friday, May 15 – 7:00 p.m.
Concert feat. Victor & Penny, Victoria Vox and Lil’ Rev at Swallow Hill Music, 71 E. Yale Ave., Denver 80210

Saturday, May 16 – 9:30 a.m. workshops, 7:00 p.m. concert

Full day of workshops, jams, master classes, open stage, uke vendors, and Saturday Night Concert feat. Leftover Cuties, Danielle Ate the Sandwich, and Stuart Fuchs aka “Stukulele” at Swallow Hill Music, 71 E. Yale Ave., Denver 80210

Contact: Lindsay Taylor, 303-643-5818 | lindsay@swallowhillmusic.org

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SATURDAY IS THE LAST DAY FOR BLUEGRASS CAMP TUITION DISCOUNT

Although recent snows may have you thinking more about plowing rather than pickin’, June will be here before you know it! Along with the glorious sunshine and green foliage of summer comes the Pagosa Bluegrass Camp for Kids and the Pagosa Bluegrass Jam Camp, followed by the 10th Annual Pagosa Folk ‘N Bluegrass festival. We hope you can join us for nearly a full week of festivities that gets underway on Tuesday, June 2, 2015.

● Pagosa Bluegrass Camp for Kids (ages 8-16) – 19 spots left
● Pagosa Bluegrass Jam Camp (ages 17+) – 1 guitar spot, 4 fiddle spots, 7 bass spots, 6 banjo spots, mando is SOLD OUT but we will take your name on a waiting list

Cost to attend is $225 through Saturday, February 28; after that tuition is $250. Click here for more information, or call 877-472-4672.

The last day to purchase Early Bird priced tickets for Pagosa Folk ‘N Bluegrass is March 31; Four Corners Folk Festival is May 15. Both festivals have a limited quantity of tickets available at this price and the festival & camping early bird tickets usually sell out before the deadline. Click on the links below for ticket information or call 877-472-4672.

June 5, 6 & 7, 2015
Reservoir Hill Park • Pagosa Springs, Colorado

Noam Pikelny & Stuart Duncan | Solas
Frank Solivan & Dirty Kitchen | ?Red Molly
Rebecca Frazier and Hit & Run
Lindsay Lou & the Flatbellys
Front Country | ?Trout Steak Revival
Songs of the Fall | ?Finnders & Youngberg
Mandolin Orange | ?Slocan Ramblers
Tim & Myles Thompson
Monocle Band

http://www.folkwest.com

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