Cedar Mountain Banjos
Lo Gordon & Tim Gardner
7820 Greenville Hwy.
Brevard, NC 28712
Coyote Ridge Audio
Bob Hamilton Music Studio
668 Maple Street
Brevard, NC 28712
Celestial Mountain Music, 16 West Main Street, Brevard, NC 28712
Junior Appalachian Musicians
Presents children in the Appalachian mountains with the opportunity to learn the old time & bluegrass music traditions of our heritage. The Tran-sylvania County chapter began in the fall of 2011, and Celestial Mountain Music is proud to be the instrument provider.
Blue Ridge Old Time Music Week
For 20 years, Mars Hill College has offered classes in old time music during the 2nd week in June. Celestial Mountain Music has been the on-site music vendor for 17 years. Mary has also assisted as a staff musician for the past 5 years.
Transylvania Youth Strings
Was founded by Elizabeth Bahnson and Ellen Lee for the purpose of teaching string music to the children of Transylvania County. They have developed a curriculum for very young students, as well as an after-school program for elementary school children. We provide many violin rentals for this growing program.
For directions, see map below.
Complete beginner - 12 tunes $15
w/slow (&slower!) CD
Intermediate - 21 jam tunes w/slow CD $20; special package price $15 with purchase of Tuesday Night Favorites CD below
Advancing beg/Int. fiddle & banjo $28
36 of the most popular jam tunes ever
18 fun tunes (10 have vocals)
21 favorite fiddle tunes - all instrumental
17 hot tunes played by an award winning fiddler & friends
Call or contact us below and we'll be happy to send you any of these. See our Books & CDs page for more details on tune contents.
Hilary has been playing and teaching old time music in Western North Carolina for many years. She & Mary have been writing instructional books together and separately since 2008.