Zito, co-founder of the Kalamazoo Mandolin and Guitar Orchestra, will span the history of her instrument in her workshop
Mabus, nominated for the top award of the International Folk Alliance, will demonstrate how techniques of playing with a flatpick or with fingers produces different style of music on the acoustic guitar.
Ross will show how to play a jazzy, swing style of ukulele.
String Cheese's Ali Haraburda and Diana Ladio will show how their specialties - the fiddle and cello - can become the melodic instruments for an entire band
Songwriting for Kids
presentation by Tom Dietz, the museum's curator of research, about Orville Gibson and the beginnings of the Gibson Guitar Co. in Kalamazoo.