Workshops & Seminars

David works as a public speaker and educator sharing instruction on the instruments and history of bluegrass and country music. Past venues have included large and small jam camps, festivals, workshops, schools, and historical sites. Presentations can be created specifically for your needs and interests.


If you are someone who is looking to take up a new instrument, perfect their technique, or simply wants to delve deeper and advance their knowledge of an instrument, David offers personal lessons at his home for all experience levels of playing.

David will customize every lesson, ensuring you learn the techniques and styles you are most interested in. He presents his lessons in engaging, hands-on ways, to help you progress quickly.

Currently, David is offering lessons for Banjo in clawhammer and 3-finger styles, multiple styles of guitar, mandolin, Dobro and harmonica. Genres include bluegrass, country, folk, and old time music.

Rates per half hour lesson start at $30.