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The Martin Experience Event

WHERE: Harry's Guitar Shop
556 Pylon Dr.
Raleigh, NC
TIME: All day event

Spend the day with Factory Rep, Chris Bacon, as your guides through 184 years of rich music tradition, steeped in Martin culture and craftsmanship.
Take part in a lively Q&A session, play unique Custom Shop guitars. Find out why Martin makes the finest guitars and strings in the world!

String Special at this Event:
Buy any set of Martin strings, get a FREE set of SP LIFESPAN STRINGS
During event only, while supplies last.

IBMA Late Night Bluegrass Jam
  • After IBMA on Thursday, join us at Harry's for a Open Jam at the shop from 10pm-2am
  • All ages and skill ranges are welcome for what promises to be a great time. 
  • Camping out for the festival at the NC State Fairgrounds?  No problem........the shuttle will pick you up and bring you back free of charge! 
  • Bring your instrument and let's have some fun!
PineCone Beginners Bluegrass Jam
The third Wednesday of each month
7:00 PM
This event is free and open to the public
The PineCone Bluegrass learning jam at Harry’s Guitar Shop on the third Wednesday of the month continues to be very popular, welcoming beginner musicians and people who want to learn basic jam etiquette before jumping into a traditional jam. This month's featured songs will be "Soldier's Joy" and "Rollin' in My Sweet Baby's Arms" You may download chord sheets for February 2017 learning jam at www.pinecone.org/events/pinecone-beginners-bluegrass-jam
This jam is specifically for those who are learning the basics of bluegrass music and playing with other musicians, and it is open to all ages. Jef Walter, a local musician who plays bass and guitar with Charles Pettee & the Iron Mountain Messengers, will once again facilitate this month's jam to assist jam participants.
Other songs played at past learning jams include:
  • Old Joe Clark
  • Nine Pound Hammer
  • My Home's Across the Blue Ridge Mountains
  • In the Pines
  • Amazing Grace
  • Whiskey Before Breakfast
  • Ashokan Farewell
  • Salt Creek
  • Will the Circle Be Unbroken

Upcoming dates include:

  • September 20, 2017
  • October 18, 2017
  • November 15, 2017
  • December 20, 2017