PAST WORKSHOPS & SPECIAL EVENTS
Free Guitar Inspection
Saturday, April 2, 2022
Drop by with your guitar for a no-cost inspection. Billy will check the action, string condition, knobs, input jacks, bridge, and neck plates. A few simple on-the-spot fixes will dramatically improve your instrument's overall playability. Best of all? It's FREE!
Purple Narwhal Anniversary Celebration Performance
Saturday, September 18
Your favorite Bones Jones Music bands are performing in the BJM parking lot as part of the Purple Narwhal Anniversary Celebration. Join us for some great music while you shop the record sales.
World of Beer Performances
Saturday, June 4, 2022
Saturday, April 9, 2022
Saturday, March 5, 2022
Saturday, December 11, 2021
Join us at World of Beer in Rockville for some great food, drink, and music. Performances by the August 10 Trio, The Tuesday Night Band, and more!
Rockville Town Square Stage Concert
Saturday, August 28, 2021
Bones Jones Music is taking over the Rockville Town Square Stage for a big summer concert! Whether you are performing or just coming to support the BJM musicians, we hope you will Join us for an evening of great music.
*Only available to students enrolled in weekly classes and/or summer camp during Summer 2021.
Saturday, June 26, 2021
Finally master the layout of your fretboard! Discover fun and easy techniques to learn where common patterns, scales, notes, and licks are found and never feel lost again!
Find Your Sound:
Amps, Pedals & Effects
Saturday, July 31, 2021
In this workshop, Billy will explain how a variety of guitar and bass amplifiers work and sound. Then you will learn the importance of effects pedals and how they can influence and affect the way you sound. Finally, you will be able to try different amps and pedals and begin to create your own sound!
Saturday, October 24, 2020
Saturday, January 23, 2021
Jeff Carmella is here to demystify slide guitar playing in this blues-inspired workshop. You will learn:
Which type of slide will work best for the sound you want
Which finger to use with the slide and why
Fretting finger positions with the slide
How to control slide pressure to get clear sounding notes
Which tuning to use
If you are looking to take your guitar playing to the next level, this is the workshop for you! Appropriate for beginners through intermediate players of all ages.
Join us to learn strategies to improve your range, develop stamina, and build your confidence!
We are excited to welcome Norma Segrera to demonstrate techniques and strategies for you to become the singer you were meant to be!
Saturday, February 8, 2020
Breathing Secrets & Hitting Those High Notes
Saturday, March 28, 2020
Sound Like Your Idols & Develop Your Own Style
Saturday, June 6, 2- 4 pm
String Change Workshop
March 7, 2020
Learn some tips and tricks for making a string change fun and easy. Your new strings will feel smooth and lively under your fingers and have a great bright tone. Cost includes new Elixir strings.
Intro to Improv
December 7, 2019
Melodic patterns, triads, scales, arpeggios, licks, everything in between. Learn what, how, and when to use these tools to improvise melodies, rhythms, solos, and more!