Late Night Impromptu Jam Sessions? Yes please!

One of our favorite parts about Crown is the endless impromptu jam sessions. After the people of Bigfork, MT are fast asleep Flathead Lake Lodge comes to life with the sounds of world renowned musicians pouring through the windows and out over the lake. Everyone from participants and Master Mentors, to Artists in Residence and the Festival sound crew gather around the full equipment set up to enjoy a collaborative, no-pressure environment. 

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Rock, Blues & Bop Workshop

Today’s Rock, Blues & Bop participants are breaking out their electric guitars, and taking turns on the stage practicing the licks Hogan’s been teaching. He’s beaming as two young students blast away on their guitars, complementing their vast improvement over the short three day period. The course takes on a question and answer, and of course jam, setting as it progresses. Two hours in, students can ask questions or jam along with Hogan and Mason as they demonstrate different techniques, riffs, licks, and rhythms, all while participants pick their brains about anything and everything.

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Welcome to the 8th Annual Crown Guitar Workshop and Festival

Welcome to the 8th annual Crown Guitar Workshop and Festival! Our week has begun! Orientation was in full swing here yesterday, when musicians from all over the world came to Flathead Lake Lodge in Bigfork, MT to experience every musician’s dream. A concentrated week of music, workshops, mentoring and endless jam sessions. It’s a time to reflect, process and refine their craft. A time to renew, replenish and celebrate next to one of America’s most beautiful destinations, Flathead Lake. 

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