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Martha Cooper

Martha

Martha Cooper has been playing 5-string Clawhammer Banjo and Irish flute, penny whistle and Bodhran for over a decade.   She began teaching both private and groups lessons for these instruments at the Ottawa Folklore Centre around 2003.   Martha returns to us now from a brief stay on Wolfe Island, and is very happy to be back.   Martha regularly […]

Friday Featured E-Store Item: Blue(grass) Friday!

Blue(grass)Friday

It’s Blue(grass) Friday from Nov. 23-25! Drop by the store for some amazing deals! We’ll have special pricing on our Bluegrass related instruments!

Ann Downey

Augusta Sun Banjo

Ann Downey, a long-time Ottawa musician, started playing on her brother’s banjo at sixteen, and found her way to Appalachian style clawhammer banjo by age twenty. Shortly thereafter, she won first place in an Austin Friends of Traditional Music Old-Time Banjo contest. She enjoys standard old-time banjo tunes, and less standard ones as well (“you […]

At OFC, We’ve Got Your Back!

OFC Protected

We have a mantra that goes: “An instrument becomes a great instrument only after it is sold by a great shop”.

After you’ve purchased your brand, spanking, shiny new instrument, we want to make sure that you’re completely satisfied. In fact, we’ve already taken some steps to do this before you’ve even entered our store.

We do a professional set-up on every new instrument before it hits the sales floor.

Gold Tone Banjos

Gold Tone Banjo Ad

We’ve got Gold Tone Banjos!  As advertised is the Bob Carlin model (BC120) going for the ever-so-fantastic price of $599. We have many other models available in stock and for order.  Come by and test drive a Gold Tone today.

Winter Group Classes

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That’s right Folks, we have a hot serving of group classes coming up for y’all.
Explore the drumming traditions of West Africa and Cuba.
Get going on that lifelong dream to play guitar.
Already playing? Hone your six-string chops by chasing the technique of Stevie Ray Vaughn.
Satisfy that budding curiosity in Banjo or start Singing and harmonizing with others.
Click on the Title of this post to see the complete listing.

Now Available: Mandolin and Banjo Packages

Mandolin

This is an old Advertisement from Christmas 2010. The item(s) and prices mentioned in the ad may or may not be currently available. If you’d like more information about this product…please contact us. ### Looking for something a little different to give this holiday season? Maybe a 5 string or 8 string gift for yourself? […]

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Friday Featured E-Store Item

Friday Featured E-Store Item: Washburn B7 Banjo Package Holiday Banjo Pack

This is a great package for anyone looking for a banjo. The Washburn B7 openback banjo has an unusually warm and balanced tone. It’s a lightweight, no frills banjo that’s perfect for beginners and also as a travel instrument. It features a geared 5th string tuner, which makes for easier and more accurate tuning, coated Remo Weatherking head, cast aluminum tone ring, frailing scoop and a chrome standard tailpiece.

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  • Ottawa Folklore Centre
    1111 Bank Street, Ottawa, Ontario K1S 3X4
    613.730-2887 | 1-800-385-FOLK (3655)
    thefolks@ottawafolklore.com

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  • Saturday  9:30 am to 5:30 pm
  • Sunday  12:00pm-5:00pm

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