Pennsylvania Folk Gathering

September 13-15, 2024


Start Strong

Intensives for 20234

Start your weekend off with an exciting pre-event intensive class held just before the rest of the festival gets going.

All classes begin at 3 pm on Friday, September 13, 2024, and end at 5 pm.

Class size is limited, and a separate registration fee is required.13

Basics for Beginners – Gene & Gayla Mills


Rhythm Guitar – Henry Koretzky


Fiddle Techniques – Karen Hirshon & Linda Littleton of Simple Gifts


Mandolin Techniques – Steve Buckalew of Tussey Mountain Moonshiners


Clawhammer Banjo – Jay Best


Autoharp – Larry Mutti


Dobro – Ken Shafranko of Tussey Mountain Moonshiners


Bluegrass Bass (Cellos welcome) – Bill Stetz of Tussey Mountain Moonshiners