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Friday Featured E-Store Item: Earl’s 5th String Suspender Capo

Earl's 5th String Suspender Capo

A fantastic alternative to railroad spikes or other fifth string capos, Earl’s 5th string capo wraps around the back of the banjo neck via an elastic strap (aka suspender). It holds on to the fretboard near the 1st string and has a rubberized foot that pins the fifth string down wherever you want it.

Attention Music Teachers: We’re Hiring!

We're Hiring

We’re looking for teachers for the following instruments:

- Banjo (bluegrass)
- Accordion
- Mandolin
- Piano
- Harp
- Music for young infants (0-2 yrs old)

Karson McKeown

Karson McKeown

Karson McKeownKarson is a well rounded fiddler and violinist. He began studying fiddle music at age 10 and later started classical violin at Canterbury High School. Canterbury led him to further study music at a post secondary level. Karson Graduated from Charlottetown’s Holland College Music Performance program in 2014. It was here that he studied many genres of music including jazz, latin, blues, country, rock and celtic.

OFC Presents: Shawna Caspi CD Release Concert

OFC Presents: Shawna Caspi

Celebrate the hometown CD release of Shawna Caspi’s third full-length album, “Apartments for Lovers” at the Raw Sugar Cafe (692 Somerset St W, Ottawa) w/ special guest Andrea Simms-Karp!
$10 cover, doors at 8pm, show at 9pm.

After School Beginner Guitar

After School Beginner Guitar

This class will focus on building a strong foundation in learning to play the guitar. No prior knowledge of the guitar is needed. By the end of the course we will explore 10 songs that focus on essential guitar skills such as strumming, picking, finger picking and learning where the notes & chords fall on the fretboard.

Mondays 4-5pm, 8 weeks, starting Sept 22nd, $136 member price ($156 non-members).

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    1111 Bank Street, Ottawa, Ontario K1S 3X4
    613.730-2887 | 1-800-385-FOLK (3655)
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  • Saturday  9:30 am to 5:30 pm
  • Sunday  Closed

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