On July 29, 2021, bluegrass banjo icon and ArtistWorks master instructor, Tony Trischka will be hosting a live-streaming event presented by Deering Banjos in collaboration with ArtistWorks. The event will begin at 6:00 PM ET/3:00 PM PT and will feature extensive performances from Tony, as well as in-depth discussions on Tony’s current projects, recent releases, and, of course, all things banjo and why Tony chooses Deering. They’ll also be examining Tony’s approaches as an educator, and dive deep into the benefits and extensive curriculum that Tony teaches in his amazing bluegrass banjo course here at ArtistWorks.
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Three-time Grammy-nominated mandolinist and ArtistWorks instructor, Mike Marshall is not only a master of the mandolin but of a variety of stringed instruments including the guitar, fiddle, and mandocello. On July 26, 2021, Mike once again solidified his status as a master of the strings when he released his latest album performing the entirety of Johann Sebastian Bach’s Cello Suite No. 1 in G Major, BWV 1007 unaccompanied on the mandocello.
Jul 27, 2021
In this week’s episode of the ArtistWorks Music Series podcast, ArtistWorks cofounder Patricia Butler sits down with Grammy-nominated master musician and ArtistWorks bluegrass mandolin instructor, Mike Marshall, to discuss the concept of “Overcoming Musical Obstacles.” Together, they explore the benefits of making mistakes and working through them, collaborating and playing with other musicians of a similar skill level, and taking consistent incremental steps to elevate your playing. The show is available wherever you listen to podcasts, or you can listen here at ArtistWorks.
Jul 21, 2021
In this week’s installment of our live-streamed series “Live Dispatch from Home,” ArtistWorks’ cofounder Patricia Butler will host ArtistWorks master instructors Mike Marshall (bluegrass mandolin) and Tony Trischka (bluegrass banjo) for an afternoon discussion on, “Overcoming Musical Obstacles.” These two titans of bluegrass will bring their expert advice and unique perspectives on musicianship and playing to the subject, and discuss their experience in meeting musical challenges everyone faces while learning how to play an instrument. In addition to sharing their secrets, they’ll also be demonstrating their ideas and rounding out the discussion with some amazing live musical performances.
Jul 20, 2021
We’re excited to announce that pre-sale VIP memberships are now available for our newest course, “Bluegrass Mandolin with Sierra Hull.” While the course officially launches on August 16, 2021, joining early grants you access to a handful of amazing perks and exclusives leading up to the launch, including:1. Early access to the entire course one week before it becomes available to the public2. A series of lessons, greetings, and exclusive performance videos straight from Sierra to your email inbox3. First 100 students get an "Original 100" badge attached to their student profile4. Invitations to live, virtual events5. Automatic entry to upcoming giveaways6. Much more!This is your chance to become one of Sierra’s first ever online students.SIGN UP NOW! Sierra can’t wait to see you online.ABOUT “BLUEGRASS MANDOLIN WITH SIERRA HULL:”Join Sierra Hull as she breaks down her approach to playing in an all-encompassing path of online mandolin lessons. Her course addresses...
Jul 19, 2021
We are excited to announce that ArtistWorks has officially joined a consortium of major online music education companies, which includes TrueFire, JamPlay, and FaderPro. The collective are all portfolio companies of private equity firm, Growth Catalyst Partners. These four firms provide musicians around the world with music instruction on dozens of instruments and genres while delivering access to Grammy Award-winning artists, top session players, and world-renowned educators.
Jul 12, 2021
We are thrilled to announce our newest course coming August 2021, Bluegrass Mandolin with Sierra Hull.
Jul 08, 2021
In this week’s episode of the ArtistWorks Music Series podcast, ArtistWorks CEO Patricia Butler sits down with David Butler, Chairman and co-founder of ArtistWorks, creator of Video Exchange Learning, and our Beginner’s Guide to Acoustic Guitar instructor, to discuss the best ways to make your summer season musical. Together, they explore the benefits of playing music outdoors, getting together with friends to perform, and discovering new outlets to infuse your summer with more music. The show is available wherever you listen to podcasts, or you can listen here at ArtistWorks.
Jul 07, 2021