Weekly, Monthly, and Summer Happenings

 
  Weekly  -  Raise A Ruckus  with Callie Hammond for fiddle players and Nick Mayfield for guitar players. Held at Pure Life Chapel - 208 1/2 Clark St.

Weekly - Raise A Ruckus with Callie Hammond for fiddle players and Nick Mayfield for guitar players. Held at Pure Life Chapel - 208 1/2 Clark St.

caLlie hammond and Nick mayfield

Raise a Ruckus 2018 Summer Series

Instruments:

Raise a Ruckus 2018 Kick-off:   

Sunday, June 3rd

10:00-11:30am

Featuring world-class fiddler, April Verch

and

world-class guitarist, Alex Rubin.

Raise a Ruckus Summer Series 2018:

  • Tuesdays throughout June and July.

  • Beginners: Tuesdays from 6 PM - 6:55 PM

  • Intermediate/Advanced: Tuesdays from 7 PM - 7:55 PM

  • Weekly Old Time Jam: Tuesdays 8 PM - 9:00 PM

  • $180.00 for April Verch / Alex Rubin Workshop and 8 sessions.

  • The first 10 participants receive $10.00 off the admission of the Saturday, June 2nd concert with the April Verch Band.

Location:

208 1/2 Clark St.,

LaGrange, GA 30240

Raise a Ruckus 2018 participation includes:

  • Tabs and sheet music for each tune, along with instructional videos and suggested listening.

  • Additional instruction on improvisation, chopping, flatpicking, chording, and chunking techniques.

  • The opportunity for students to bring it all together at the end of the summer with a concert for friends and family at Pure Life Studios:

  206 Clark Street

  LaGrange, GA 30240

For registration, questions, or more information, email raisearuckuslagrange@gmail.com.

  Weekly  -  West African Drumming  with Tom Harris. Held at Pure Life Chapel - 208 1/2 Clark St. 

Weekly - West African Drumming with Tom Harris. Held at Pure Life Chapel - 208 1/2 Clark St. 

tom harris

Community West African Drumming: Chattahoochee Rhythm Keepers

Session information:
Standard session time is approximately 90 minutes in four week incriminates

  • Wednesdays from 7-8:30pm
  • $65 for each four week session, including a drum rental for the session
  • $20 for drop in class, including drum rental

 Pure Life Teens is back - Every Wednesday from 4 PM to 6 PM

Pure Life Teens is back - Every Wednesday from 4 PM to 6 PM

Pure Life Teens

If you sing, write poetry, play an instrument, or all of the above - this program is for you. This is not a music lesson but rather a platform for teen singers, songwriters, writers, and musicians to be creative and meet like-minded teens. There will be two teen shows. A Writers Round for, original music only and a performance show, for all teens to play what they have been working on all summer. 

  • Beginning Wednesday, June 6th - from 4 PM - 6 PM and ending with the final show August 1st. at 7 PM.
  • Writers Round Show Wednesday, July 11th.
  • Bring your instrument. House piano provided. 
  • Bring an idea or a song you are working on. 
  • $50 for the 8 week series.
  Weekly  -  Old Time Jam Immediately following Raise A Ruckus Intermediate / Advanced class -  208 1/2 Clark St. (Backyard)  Callie Hammond and Nick mayfield  Old Time Jam lead by Callie Hammond and Nick Mayfield. Bring your instruments and join the jam.   Tuesdays 8PM - 9PM  ~ Although the jam is free, we do welcome donations

Weekly - Old Time Jam Immediately following Raise A Ruckus Intermediate / Advanced class - 208 1/2 Clark St. (Backyard)

Callie Hammond and Nick mayfield

Old Time Jam lead by Callie Hammond and Nick Mayfield. Bring your instruments and join the jam. 

Tuesdays 8PM - 9PM

~ Although the jam is free, we do welcome donations

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April Verch and Alex Rubin workshop

  • WORKSHOP: In addition to being accomplished performers, April, Cody and Alex are also experienced instructors. April has also authored two books on Canadian fiddling and tunes. They enjoy sharing their passion for music and dance in workshops, master classes or demonstrations in any setting and for all levels and age. Their ability to collaborate, and keen sense of when to lead and when to follow, makes them a favourite choice for festival workshops and jam sessions. Topics, suggestions & requests are alway welcome.
  Monthly - Open Mic  - The first Friday of every month. 

Monthly - Open Mic - The first Friday of every month. 

maggie mcdonald and angela hutchins

  • Doors and sign-up starts 7 PM
  • Music starts at 7:30 PM
  • This is an outdoor covered event. Dress appropriately. 
  • Acoustic instruments only
  • Sound provided
  • House keyboard available 
  • $5.00 cash at the door
  • $2.00 tacos or $7.00 plates available for cash purchase at the venue. 
  • Songwriter Competition coming soon.