Paul Kowert

Paul Kowert

Instructors Home > Instructors > Paul Kowert Paul Kowert About Paul Kowert grew up in Madison, Wisconsin. Upon graduating from The Curtis Institute of Music in 2009, he joined the band Punch Brothers and moved to Brooklyn, NY. Since then they have made four albums...
Todd Phillips

Todd Phillips

Instructors Home > Instructors > Todd Phillips toddphillipsmusic.com Todd Phillips About Todd Phillips is the bassist of choice for many of the most innovative, as well as traditional, acoustic instrumental and bluegrass recordings made since the mid-1970s. A two-time...
Gina Furtado

Gina Furtado

Instructors Home > Instructors > Gina Furtado ginafurtadobanjo.com Gina Furtado About Twice nominated for the International Bluegrass Music Association’s Banjo Player of the Year, Gina began touring up and down the east coast in her tween years with her...
Tray Wellington

Tray Wellington

Instructors Home > Instructors > Tray Wellington traywellington.com Tray Wellington About Growing up on Flint Hill Rd., musician Trajan “Tray” Wellington was destined to be attracted to the 5-string banjo. Tray’s love for music bloomed at an early age while he...
John Mailander

John Mailander

Instructors Home > Instructors > John Mailander johnmailander.com John Mailander About John Mailander is an acclaimed multi-instrumentalist who moves listeners in concert halls, festivals, and music camps at home and abroad. A sought-after performer, producer,...