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ArtistWorks Launches Online “Bass Super School”

Bass Super SchoolNapa, CA -- ArtistWorks announced today the launch of its new interactive “Bass Super School”, featuring virtuoso Jazz Bassist John Patitucci, Rock/Pop Bass Legend Nathan East, & Bluegrass Music Bass Phenom Missy Raines. The newly unveiled “ArtistWorks Bass Campus” offers bass enthusiasts around the world the chance to learn to play bass directly from three legendary bassists.

Academy of Bluegrass Offers St. Patrics Day Sample Lesson for Banjo

St. Patrick's Day Danny Boy LessonAre you ready to get back to playing bluegrass this St. Patrick's Day? Video Exchange™ is the best way to learn music online. Choose from a full range of video lessons and get feedback from your teacher. For St. Patrick's Day, ArtistWorks Academy of Bluegrass is offering "Danny Boy" as a way to Awaken Your Inner Leprechaun.

ArtistWorks Launches Online Super-Campus for Music

ArtistworksNapa, CA -- ArtistWorks, the leading music education platform, has unveiled an online super campus at by bringing together their thirteen online music schools, giving learners worldwide access to one of the largest collections of music lessons and music teachers online. The ArtistWorks Bluegrass Music Series was their first venture and the academy has expanded into many other music styles and instruments.

ArtistWorks' Online Dobro School with Andy Hall is Now Open

School of DobroArtistWorks is pleased to announced the School of Dobro with Andy Hall is now open and part of their Academy of Bluegrass. Are you a dobroist? Do you know a resonator player who might want to improve their playing? You can now learn online from the comfort of your own home with Andy Hall (Emmlyou Harris, Dolly Parton) at

World's First Online Dobro School Opens at NAMM 2012

School of DobroLos Angeles, CA -- ArtistWorks announced the launch of the world's first online dobro school at the 2012 NAMM show, partnering with multi-award winning dobroist Andy Hall (Dolly Parton, Emmylou Harris). Starting today, resonator guitarists of all levels can learn dobro online by way of "Video Exchange" from the comfort of their living rooms. The School of Dobro with Andy Hall will be part of the ArtistWorks Academy of Bluegrass, which has quickly become the world's leading site and a magnet for those wanting to learn bluegrass banjo, mandolin, fiddle, guitar and bass online. The new website will be ArtistWorks' thirteenth online music school, all of which use the innovative Video Exchange™ learning method recently featured in the LA Times.

NAMM 2012: ArtistWorks Presents Next Generation of Music Lessons Online

ArtistworksNapa, CA -- ArtistWorks ( will be unveiling its fourteenth online music school at the 2012 Winter NAMM Show in Anaheim, California,19-22 January. The leaders in online music education will announce new online schools for Dobro and Latin Percussion to join their twelve existing schools and two academies that already use the innovative Video Exchange™ learning method.

Three Online Music Teachers Up For Grammy Nominations

School of BanjoThree musicians who also teach online have been nominated for Grammy awards, highlighting how an increasing number of high-profile artists are creating their own online music schools. Jazz drumming legend Billy Cobham, harmonica wizard Howard Levy, and banjoist Tony Trischka all have three things in common. They're all world class musicians, they've all worked on projects nominated for the 2012 Grammy Awards, and they each have their own online school where they teach thousands of aspiring musicians around the world.

Virtuoso Drummers Billy Cobham, Thomas Lang & Luis Conte Ink Deal with ArtistWorks

Artistworks Drum AcademyNapa California-based music Education and Technology Company ArtistWorks Debuts ArtistWorks Drum Academy with Virtuoso Drummers Billy Cobham, Thomas Lang and Luis Conte ArtistWorks Drum Academy Debuts on December 8th 2011 Featuring Unique 2-Way Video Exchange (Los Angeles, CA) Napa California-based music education company ArtistWorks will premiere the ArtistWorks Drum Academy (ADA) with the debut of online schools from three of the world's most accomplished, respected and talented drummers: world-renowned jazz and drumming legend Billy Cobham, drumming superstar/producer Thomas Lang, and Latin Percussion Icon Luis Conte.

Andy Hall joins ArtistWorks Academy of Bluegrass on Dobro

Andy HallDobro players around the world will soon be able to learn the instrument online directly from multi-award winning dobroist Andy Hall (Dolly Parton, Wynona, Emmylou Harris). The School of Dobro with Andy Hall will be part of the ArtistWorks Academy of Bluegrass, which has quickly become the world's leading site for those wanting to learn bluegrass banjo, mandolin, fiddle, guitar and bass. Andy Hall will join the Academy's existing online faculty which includes Tony Trischka (banjo), Mike Marshall (mandolin), Darol Anger (fiddle), Bryan Sutton (guitar) and Missy Raines (bass), all offering personalized instruction online using innovative Video Exchanges.

Academy of Bluegrass Sponsors 2011 IBMA Awards

Artistworks Academy of BluegrassThe ArtistWorks Academy of Bluegrass are proud to sponsor the 22nd Annual International Bluegrass Music Association Awards, scheduled for Thursday, September 29, 2011 at Nashville, Tennessee's historic Ryman Auditorium. Nominees announced for this years awards include The Boxcars, Russell Moore & IIIrd Tyme Out, The Gibson Brothers, Alison Krauss & Union Station featuring Jerry Douglas and Lonesome River Band. 'Rare Bird Alert', the new album from Steve Martin and The Steep Canyon Rangers, produced by Academy of Bluegrass teacher Tony Trischka, is nominated for Album of the Year.

Sharpen your Bluegrass Skills over Winter at ArtistWorks Academy of Bluegrass

Artistworks Academy of BluegrassIt's been a great summer of Bluegrass with festivals all over the country, and now it's time to sharpen your skills for next year's festivals and jams with the ArtistWorks Academy of Bluegrass. The Academy of Bluegrass is the newest way to learn online from an All-Star Group of teachers: Tony Trischka (Banjo), Bryan Sutton (Guitar), Missy Raines (Bass), Mike Marshall (Mandolin), and Darol Anger (Fiddle). ArtistWorks' Video Exchange Technology allows students from all over the world to learn directly from these master teachers. Join now for as little as $20 a month!

Howard Levy Takes Online School On The Road with Flecktones Tour

Howard LevyHoward Levy, harmonica player and educator, has been taking his online harmonica school on the road as he rejoins Bela Fleck, Victor Wooten and Future Man on tour with the original Flecktones line-up. Howard, who launched his online school in 2009, has been filming video responses and providing new lessons to his students from over 35 countries as the Flecktones tour North America

Steve Martin Teaches Banjo Lessons Online

Steve MartinIt's not everyday that you have the opportunity to get banjo lessons from Renaissance man and award winning banjo player Steve Martin but one website has changed all that. The Tony Trischka School of Banjo has a series of online lessons from guest Steve Martin where he demonstrates and breaks down how to play 'Hide Behind A Rock', a track from his new album Rare Bird Alert. Students can even watch the videos in slow motion along with hundreds of other beginner, intermediate and advanced banjo lessons available on the site.


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