2021 Port Townsend Acoustic Blues Workshop Participant Page


Welcome to the 2021 Workshop!

We’re excited to have you join the gathering. This page contains Class Materials offered by the faculty artists and Class Recordings from the August 4-6, 2021 workshop sessions.

We are grateful to the artists who offered to share their work in this format for educational purposes through the end of the year.

Class Materials

Class Recordings

Andrew Alli – Harmonica Workshop 1: https://youtu.be/fp5Hn9INhlA

Andrew Alli – Harmonica Workshop 2: https://youtu.be/o4wS7OtuE20

Sunpie Barnes – Accordion Workshop (part 1): https://youtu.be/KIIVcRoqWhw

Sunpie Barnes – Accordion Workshop (part 2): https://youtu.be/keFzzP1oMIg

Junious Brickhouse – Rethinking Research Workshop: https://youtu.be/QB3humxfDjY

Andy Cohen – Piedmont Guitar Workshop (Wed): https://youtu.be/J7xlIV7ApaQ

Andy Cohen – Piedmont Guitar Workshop (Thurs): https://youtu.be/oAVYLtN-EWk

Andy Cohen – Piedmont Guitar Workshop (Fri): https://youtu.be/kL6VcMWZYNs

Albanie Falletta – Guitar Workshop 1: https://youtu.be/QApHV5XjVvw

Albanie Falletta – Guitar Workshop 2: https://youtu.be/80pPI7vh9W8

Corey Harris – Country Blues Guitar Foundations Workshop: https://youtu.be/uNOgJdFYYo8

Ben Hunter – Fiddle/Mandolin Workshop 1: https://youtu.be/l4SYs43pjEc

Ben Hunter – Fiddle/Mandolin Workshop 2: https://youtu.be/XkIMr1IGdYA

Lakota John – Slide Guitar Workshop 1: https://youtu.be/h5n3d_YLqJc

Lakota John – Slide Guitar Workshop 2: https://youtu.be/8codPn_Mdh4

Shari Kane – Slide Guitar Workshop: https://youtu.be/F2CIlklv9XU

Shari Kane & Dave Steele – Two Guitars Workshop: https://youtu.be/DygqB-MvqRs

Judy LaPrade – Beginning Piano Workshop: https://youtu.be/TYMsYrFVBNU

Judy LaPrade – Musician Wellness Workshop: https://youtu.be/ojLGkBnaFMg

Carl Sonny Leyland – Piano Bass Lines Workshop: https://youtu.be/5TisonFCeGE

Carl Sonny Leyland & Jontavious Willis – Accompaniment Workshop: https://youtu.be/Slt7902xib8

Ricky Nye – Right Hand Boogie Woogie Piano Workshop: https://youtu.be/z98FkyFAIxE

Ricky Nye – Piano Forms and Chord Progressions: https://youtu.be/V2mk-47-S6Y

Mark Puryear – Improvisation Worskhop: https://youtu.be/kBJsnBOa3F8

Mark Puryear – Accompaniment Workshop: https://youtu.be/vz667M9T5T4

Del Rey – Finger Style Guitar Workshop: https://youtu.be/2W7qAR2H8kw

Del Rey – Ukulele Workshop: https://youtu.be/-WxTxPVZb-M

Suzy Thompson & Del Rey – Intro to the Repertoire Workshop: https://youtu.be/RPEUE1Z-G18

Del Rey & Suzy Thompson – Wrap up & Review: https://youtu.be/uoLD5zalwKc

Suzy Thompson – Easy Guitar Workshop: https://youtu.be/f-jKVwt0tCA

Suzy Thompson – Fiddle/Mandolin Workshop: https://youtu.be/AGRX8Rfiyjo

Valerie & Ben Turner – Piedmont Guitar with Percussion Workshop (part 1): https://youtu.be/3m-KDVbbTxk

Valerie & Ben Turner – Piedmont Guitar with Percussion Workshop (part 2): https://youtu.be/SwfRSjwpZv8

Ernie Vega – Mandolin Workshop 1: https://youtu.be/DgrTcve9Zco

Ernie Vega – Mandolin Workshop 2: https://youtu.be/P22EBb2medk

Matt Weiner – Bass Toolkit – Beginners and Up: https://youtu.be/ZRe-tOYaimI

Matt Weiner – New Orleans Bass Workshop: https://youtu.be/eNfZ9tpkO2Q

Lightnin’ Wells – Ukulele Workshop: https://youtu.be/ojTOp7_PF1A

Phil Wiggins – Harmonica Workshop 1: https://youtu.be/qgpGiY6yFYI

Phil Wiggins – Harmonica Workshop 2: https://youtu.be/VHlysSy03Nc

Jontavious Willis & Jayy Hopp – Georgia Musicians: https://youtu.be/YtLkfNwcul4

Jontavious Willis & Jayy Hopp – Two Guitars, One in Vestapol Tuning: https://youtu.be/tmwA0uNP8xw

Oscar Wilson with Stephen Hull – Voice Workshop (part 1): https://youtu.be/1p_CsfmVYyk

Oscar Wilson with Stephen Hull – Voice Workshop (part 2): https://youtu.be/ljowmTScRAo

Briar Woods with Joe Seamons – Confident Voice Workshop: https://youtu.be/7Y1HacgLdiA


Andy Cohen: https://youtu.be/FQCB9T1KZyQ

Valerie & Ben Turner – Piedmont Blūz: https://youtu.be/YMXd5tAqgkg

Ricky Nye: https://youtu.be/3msCXYwNKcI

Junious Brickhouse: https://youtu.be/Q0D9cU2CCz4

Shari Kane & Dave Steele: https://youtu.be/vJlkySFIHO0

Lightnin’ Wells: https://youtu.be/NVGT4ObKBS4

Ernie Vega: https://youtu.be/wc69-JBbe_c

Phil Wiggins and Judy LaPrade – Part 1: https://youtu.be/ESA8oRp7AYo

Phil Wiggins and Judy LaPrade – Part 2: https://youtu.be/t8QSbysExYo

Faculty Presents

Wednesday, August 4, 2021 at 5PM
Jontavious Willis & Ben Hunter
Albanie Falletta

Thursday, August 5, 2021 at 5PM
Briar & Joe Seamons
Suzy Thompson

Friday, August 6, 2021 at 5PM
Del Rey
Carl Sonny Leyland

Saturday, August 7 Concert
Passcode: PTBlues-21