Workshops and Lectures

Mary is available for workshops and lectures. Please reach out on our contact page to inquire about availability.


Mary teaches workshops for mountain dulcimer, hammered dulcimer, traditional American guitar styles, traditional song, and concertina (D/G). Mary also conducts participatory workshops in Appalachian play parties.


Lecture topics that Mary covers includes shape notes, Appalachian balladry, Baptist song history, Appalachian protest music, case studies on traditional Appalachian musicians and artists, and Appalachian material culture specializing in traditional basketry.


Workshops: starting at $400 + any applicable travel costs

Lectures: starting at $500 + any applicable travel costs

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