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Welcome to the Bluegrass Music Society
of the Central Coast (BMSCC)


Promoting bluegrass, oldtime, traditional and gospel music on the Central Coast of California

Announcements are listed below and Upcoming Events are listed to the right.

Listen to Basically Bluegrass on KCBX
90.1 San Luis Obispo | 89.5 Santa Barbara | 91.7 Paso Robles to Salinas | 90.9 Santa Ynez, Avila Beach, Cambria | 91.1 Cayucos | 95.1 Lompoc * Tune in on Thursday nights from 8-10 PM to Glenn Horn's fabulous "Basically Bluegrass" program! And now this show is accessible on-line during the FM broadcast, at (just click on Listen Now). 
Paul Lee now taking students for private fiddle lessons
If you've ever wanted to learn how to play fiddle, here's your opportunity to learn with one of the best. Here's a link to his website or contact him at (805) 709-1208. Lessons are in Nipomo. 
Parkfield Bluegrass Festival May 8-11 2014
TICKETS Available On-Line Venue: V6 Ranch in Parkfield, California Cost: See Website Website: Address: 1st and Oak St, Parkfield, CA 93451, Parkfield, CA 93451 Costs: See Website. The 16th annual Mother's Day Weekend Parkfield Bluegrass Festival Thurs May 8th @. 2 PM thru Sun May 11 @ 6 PM. Located at 1st and Oak St, Parkfield, CA 93451. For more info see website. Jamming, RV camping, food and craft vendors, Oak tree shaded audience area, Kid's programs: arts & crafts, storytelling and music FEATURING: **** Peter Rowan - Boston, MA **** Also Featuring: The Cache Valley Drifters - Santa Barbara, CA *** Jeff Scroggins & Colorado - Lyons, CO **** Plus: Front Country - Bay Area, CA **** Honeysuckle Possums - Santa Barbara, CA **** Little Black Train - Central Coast, CA **** Old Time Fiddle & Banjo Show - Central Coast, CA **** Snap Jackson & The Knock On Wood Players - Stockton, CA **** Virtual Strangers - San Diego, CA **** Canyon Johnson - San Francisco Bay Area, CA **** Steep Ravine - San Francisco Bay Area, CA **** The Naked Bootleggers - Santa Cruz Mountains, CA **** The Creak - San Francisco, CA **** Amber Cross - Central Coast, CA **** Gerry Higbies "Kids on Stage" - Parkfield, CA 
Rick Veeh now taking students for private mandolin lessons
Rick Veeh started playing the mandolin in 1976. Since that time he has performed in/with numerous bands, playing a variety of acoustic music styles including traditional bluegrass, swing, Celtic, old-time, and folk, with forays into classic jazz. Rick's goal with each student is to make them a better musician through a combination of studies in technique, ear training, written music in standard notation/tablature, and music theory. He teaches out of his home in Templeton (north SLO county). Give Rick a call at 434-5169! 
BMSCC Meetings
Meetings start at 6:30-8:30 p.m. Come at 6:00 pm and join us for dinner before the meeting. Please join us for our monthly BMSCC meetings. Come visit with other members, our Officers and our Board of Directors and hear about BMSCC's accomplishments and plans. BMSCC is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit corporation. Meeting Location: Shell Cafe - 1351 Price Street, Pismo Beach 93449. The Shell Cafe has a great menu and they serve beer and wine. Meeting Dates: January 13, February 17, March, April 7 and 28. 

Upcoming Events

May 3, 2014 @ 5:00 PM 
RUN BOY RUN, Americana Music Jam @ Santa Barbara 
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May 3, 2014 @ 5:00 PM 
The Dustbowl Revival at Red Barn Community Music Series 
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May 8, 2014 @ 12:00 AM 
15th Parkfield Bluegrass Festival-TICKETS Available On-Line 
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June 8, 2014 @ 3:00 PM 
HayDudes @ Morro Bay 
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