Kate Campbell ~ Fixing and Finishing

by Kate Campbell.
Over the course of writing a song we usually get stuck somewhere along the way. This weekend everyone goes home with a new, complete song. We’ll “sketch” out our ideas, fill in the gaps and a watch structure emerge. Bring your writing utensils, musical instruments and notebooks — ready to start sketching — and plan to take home some new tools for your tool box.

John D. Lamb

Singer-songwriter, John D. Lamb is the director of Springfed Arts, a nonprofit organization that inspires folks in the craft of writing, be it prose or song, the performance of works, spoken or sung. He directed the first annual Lamb’s Retreat for Songwriters in Harbor Springs, Michigan, November of 1995.  Since …

Glen Roethel

Guitar, vocals, songwriting, performance and energy — for Folk music, Rock music and beyond! Glen Roethel brings a fresh energy to the camp experience. He is the founder of the recently popular (now reformed) folk-rock harmony trio Gathering Time, and co-founder of AcousticMusicScene.com, a website which presents news and commentary for the Folk, Roots …

Brooks Williams

Brooks Williams

  Ranked one of the Top 100 Acoustic Guitarists, singer-songwriter Brooks Williams writes groove-laden songs and delivers them with an easy-going vocal style and monstrous guitar chops. Walking the line between blues and Americana,  Williams has worked stages worldwide for over 25 years, amassing a staggering back-catalogue of songs, recordings …

Mark Dann

Mark Dann

Mark Dann is a professional recording engineer and sideman/bass player extraordinaire. For more than 30 years, he has worked with hundreds of artists at his studios in New York City and Woodstock, including engineering and playing on the legendary Fast Folk Musical Magazine recordings.    

Penny Nichols

Like many musicians in the Sixties, Penny Nichols started her career as a folk singer in coffeehouses around Orange County, CA. She shared the stage with legendary artists such as Jackson Browne, the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, Linda Ronstadt and the Stone Ponies, Jennifer Warnes and Mary McCaslin. In 1964 …