Pick'n at The Peak
*** EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELED ******CANCELLED*** Pick'n at The Peak returns in 2020 with 19 musical performances across two stages, demonstrations and presentations from a variety of musicians and of course, plenty of great music!
April 3 & 4
Bigger & better than before, The Pick’n at The Peak music festival will return to Peek’n Peak Resort on April 3 & 4 in partnership with Lost Recording Studio!
Featuring 19 musical performances on two separate stages, Pick’n at The Peak offers music lovers an opportunity to experience an incredible variety of bands during a weekend filled with bluegrass, blues, jazz, and rock. Jontavious headlines the concert on Saturday night, after a recent Grammy’s nomination for Best Traditional Blues Album.
Musical groups include Jontavious Willis, Bootleggers Bible Club, Jared Cooney, Tony Kellogg, Oldfish, Jay J Downe, Tyler Smilo, Brian Henke, Deep Friend & Dipped in Honey, House of Rhythm, Salmon Frank, James Fetterman Blues Band, Carlaquarius, Eric Brewer and Friends, Greg Garing, Adam McKillip, Jon Nolan and Lawrence Barone.
Tickets are an absolute steal at only $10 per day, when purchased online. Overnight Packages & Group Condo Rentals are also available.
In between performances, guests can experience multiple demonstrations and seminars at no extra cost and explore the offerings of vendors.
SPECIAL ONLINE RATE: $10 per day ONLINE
AT THE DOOR PRICING: $15 per day | $25 for 2-days
SEMINARS, MASTER CLASS, & MENTORSHIP
MARKETING SEMINAR: Mind of the Musician by Carla Fleming
Friday, April 3 @ 7pm | Main Stage
GUITAR SEMINAR: What Mode Are You In by Eric Brewer
Friday, April 3 @ 8pm | Main Stage
Mind of the Musician 2 with Rorie Kelly
Saturday, April 4 @ 2:50pm | Main Stage
5 Things Musicians Struggle with and How to Overcome Them
Saturday, April 4 @ 4:00pm | Spotlight Stage
INTRODUCTION TO TAPPING with Jared Cooney
Saturday, April 4 @ 6:50pm | Spotlight Stage
Music Festival Schedule
Friday, April 3
|4:30pm||Adam McKillip||LOST RECORDING SPOTLIGHT STAGE|
|5:00pm||Jon Nolan||LOST RECORDING SPOTLIGHT STAGE|
|5:30pm||Lawrence Barone||LOST RECORDING SPOTLIGHT STAGE|
|7:00pm||Marketing Seminar: Mind of the Musician||MAIN STAGE|
|7:15pm||Eric Brewer & Friends||MAIN STAGE|
|8:00pm||Guitar Seminar: What Mode are You In||MAIN STAGE|
|8:30pm||Greg Garing||MAIN STAGE|
|9:30pm||After Party Jam Session||MAIN STAGE|
|9:30pm||Deep Fried and Dipped in Honey||BISTRO 210|
|12am||House of Rhythm||BISTRO 210|
Saturday, April 4
|1:30pm||Tyler Smilo||LOST RECORDING SPOTLIGHT STAGE|
|2:00pm||Brian Henke||MAIN STAGE|
|2:50pm||FREE Seminar: Mind of the Musician 2||MAIN STAGE|
|3:05pm||Jay J Downe||MAIN STAGE|
|4:00pm||PANEL DISCUSSION: 5 Things Musicians Struggle With||LOST RECORDING SPOTLIGHT STAGE|
|5:00pm||Bootleggers Bible Club||MAIN STAGE|
|5:50pm||Tony Kellogg||LOST RECORDING SPOTLIGHT STAGE|
|6:20pm||Jared Cooney||LOST RECORDING SPOTLIGHT STAGE|
|6:50pm||GUITAR SEMINAR: Introduction to Tapping||LOST RECORDING SPOTLIGHT STAGE|
|8:30pm||Jontavious Willis||MAIN STAGE|
|9:30pm||AFTER PARTY JAM SESSION||MAIN STAGE|
|9:30pm||Salmon Frank||BISTRO 210|
|12am||Jeff Fetterman Blues Band||BISTRO 210|
Headlining Act: 2020 Grammy Nominee
On April 5, 2019, Willis released his follow up album, Spectacular Class. The album was issued on Kind of Blue Music. He provided vocals and acoustic guitar (fingerpicker/flatpicker/slide) with Keb’ Mo’ on electric guitar, Eric Ramey on bass, Phil Madeira on keyboards, plus Martin Lynds and Thaddeus Witherspoon on drums. Spectacular Class debuted at number 12 in the Billboard Blues Albums Chart in May 2019, and was nominated for the 2020 Grammy Award for Best Traditional Blues Album.