Class Descriptions

Mandolin Master Class

Master Class with renowned artists

All Instruments

Classes available for a wide range of instruments. 

All Instruments with Percussion

Ensemble and Jam Classes with Percussion


Ukulele classes


Everyone welcome choir classes


Playing Drums and/or making rhythm with all types of perscussion instruments


Fiddle classes


Guitar classes


Classical/Flameno guitar workshops


Workshops to improve performance and vocal quality


Harmonica lessons and classes


Mandolin classes

Mountain Dulcimer

Mountain Dulcimer


Group workshop or class

Song Forms

Companion class to songwriting


Classes offering skills development in prose and poetry

Instrument Building and Repair

Classes designed to help you build or repair instruments

Ukulele - James Hill Method

Classes taught by Brian Fergus using certified James Hill Method.  All Levels


Voice and harmony classes


Violin classes or fiddle classes

Song Circle

Ongoing all instrument gatherings focussed on singing and having fun

Rose City Folk School - Banjo

Banjo Classes

Rose City Folk School -- Voice I -- By Ear Harmony

This will be a challenging and inspiring class for singers who have taken one or more of Leela's By-Ear Harmony Singing classes (or for experienced singers, with instructor's permission).

Rose City Folk School -- Voice II - By Ear Harmony

Leela's Voice II

Rose City Folk School - Voice III - By Ear Harmony

Leela's III Voice

Rose City Folk School -- Sing, Strum & Jam

Leela's class for for anyone who plays a chording/accompanying instrument (such as banjo, ukulele, guitar, or mandolin), loves to sing, and wants to learn to play well with others! 


Performances, events, etc.

Choir-Portland Sings

Monthly Choir

Ukulele Jam

Bring your uke and sing along!

Soldier Songs and Voices (Drop In)

Workshops for Veterans and Active Service Military


Music history classes

Youth Progress

Guitar classes for students at YPA

Performance/Stage Presence

Performance and stage presence

Danny Barnes - Workshop Series

Use Class type for a series of workshops offered.

Danny Barnes Workshop Series - Combined

Combine two workshops in a series

Old Time Jam

Old Time Jam 


Lessons focused on violin


developing a daily practice!

Ukulele By Ear-Jim D'Ville

Pricing for Jim D'Ville's Classes.


Combined Jim D'Ville Ukulele

Combined workshop pricing



Poetry Reading-Booking Signing

Artist introductions and readings.

Recording and Sound Engineering

Workshops to assist artists with recording and sound.

Harp Workshop

Lessons and demonstration

Harp Concert

Harp recital


Poetry reading and writing

Ukulele Orchestra

Nancy Piver's ukulele workshop series

Ukulele Session - Two Day

Ukulele Orchestra weeknd session

Ukulele Orchestra-Single Session

For one class of Ukulele Orchestra

Beginning Guitar

Adrian's 25 minute beginning guitar class.

Song Circle - All Instruments

Short song writing workshop

All Instruments - Jam

Intermediate and advanced Jam

Harp Workshop - 2 Sessions

Two workshop package

Harp Regulation Services

Tune up and servicing of harps.

Music Theory

Music Theory classes


Banjo classes


Acoustic resonator slide guitar

Music Publishing

Getting independent artists played on folk radio around the US.

Combined Class Package -Song Forms and Songwriting

Combined classes for Matt 

All Instruments - with Don Julin

Master class with Don Julin

Guitar - Rock Dojo

The Rock Dojo is an introductory-level, award-winning music program. 

Harp Songs

Harp song circle with any instrument

Harp Demonstration

Introduction to the harp


Plays or recitals on stage in cafe

Book Signing and Demo

Visiting and local artists share their books and demostrate their method.

Old Time Music

Classes designed to expand repetoire in the Old Time music tradition


Singing out with a group of people is a great way to learn new songs, practice hearing and finding harmonies

Guitar - Visiting Artist

Guitar instruction with visting artists

Combined Looping Package

All Instruments with looping instruction

All Instruments - Irish

Irish classes with Dan Compton

Intermediate Guitar

Intermediate Guitar

Guitar Technique

Strumming Patterns, Lead guitar

Song Focus

Classes for all instruments focussed on a particular song or repetoire

Traditional Irish Singing

Part of our heritage music series...classes in this tradition focus on singing.

Bluegrass Singing

Traditional singing in the traditional bluegrass and appalachian traditions

Uilleann Pipes

Preston Howard Wilde class

Harps at Artichoke Workshop Series

August 2020 Worlshop with Nicolas Carter 

Harp Day at Artichoke

August 2020 Workshop with Tracey Brown

Guitar - Celtic

Beginning, Intermediate, & Advanced w/ Zac Leger



Beggining, Intermediate, and Advanced

Irish/Celtic Songs - All Instruments

Zac Leger workshop.  All instruments.  All levels.

Harps at Artichoke Workshop Series - ALL 4 DAYS

Workshop Package price

Happy Hour Harp

Tracey Brown

Guitar - Basic Technique

Beggining & intermediate w/ Adrian Martin

Ukulele - Fingerstyle

Beginners workshop with Jim D'Ville 


Use of looping, effects pedals, electronics


Skip vanKuske looping workshop

Guitar - Flamenco

with Brenna McDonald 

Ukulele - The Beatles: Greatest Hits

w/ Tracy Kim

Ukulele - Crash Course

w/ Tracy Kim

Classes with Haley Johnsen

Classes with Haley Johnsen

Irish Bouzouki

Classes with bouzouki or octave mandolin

Ukulele 1

Beginning ukulele