2012 Crown of the Continent Guitar Workshop and Festival August 26-Sept.2, 2012
Join us for a unique week of Master Classes, Workshops, Ensemble Time, and Performances with Lee Ritenour, Julian Lage (with Tupac Mantillo and Jorge Roeder), Jody Fisher, Marc Dziuba, Clipper Anderson, Brad Boal, Dave Overthrow, and Pete Sweeney.
- Four separate Master Classes taught by Julian Lage
- One Master Class taught by Lee Ritenour
- Daily practice time with a professional rhythm section
In addition to Jazz, there will also be workshops in Rock, Blues, Acoustic, Bass, Classical, and Singer-songwriter. Other artists in residence include Sonny Landreth, Patty Larkin, Dennis Koster, Dave Grusin, Melvin Davis, Sonny Emory, Chris Hillman, and Herb Pedersen.
The workshop and festival take place in the spectacular setting of Flathead Lake Lodge
in Bigfork, Montana, nestled along the shore of 30-mile-long Flathead Lake at the base of the Mission Mountains in Northwest Montana.
Sunset at the Flathead Lake Lodge, Bigfork, MT
For more information or to register, visit the COC homepage or call
The 2011 Guitar Workshop & Festival was a great success! Interviews with Masters of Guitar Lee Ritnour, Joe Bonamassa, Steve Lukather, Scott Tennant, David Wilcox, National Guitar Workshop faculty and workshop participants. Enjoy the sights and sounds of the guitar and the magical splendor of Montana. Want more info? Check out our website at cocguitarfoundation.org, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 406-837-2574.Highlights of the 2011 CoC Guitar Workshop & Festival
Lee Ritenour, Grammy award winner and host of the Lee Ritenour/Yamaha Six String Theory International Guitar Competition, is one of the true multi-stylist guitarists from rock to jazz to blues. He has recorded over 40 albums, with 35 chart hits. One of his albums with Fourplay, a group he co-founded, spent an unprecedented 33 weeks at number one on Billboard's contemporary jazz chart.