Fellowship Spotlight! An Interview with Haakon Kjeldsberg, 2015 Zappa Family Scholar

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Amelia Thornton (Crown’s Social Media Manager) interviews 2015 Zappa Family Fellowship winner, Haakon Kjeldsberg on his experience at the 2015 Crown of the Continent Guitar Festival and Workshop. ______________________________________________________________________ How was Crown different from other music camps you have attended? Haakon:        “I got to meet more guitar-oriented players at the Crown. It felt grander, like a bigger event because of …

A Year End Note From The Crown’s Development Director, Diane Kautzman

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Dear Crown Family and Friends:   “For one week of the year we have the world’s best backyard!” Anonymous Crown Attendee 2014 Thank you for making that possible! Your support of the Crown of the Continent Guitar Foundation has provided over 129 scholarships and fellowships, and is instrumental in educating and mentoring the future generations of musicians from the Flathead and Mission valleys, …

The Crown Capital Equipment Campaign receives a generous $6,500 matching funds pledge, from a passionate donor

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CenterStaging, LA’s premier rehearsal and backline facility specializing in production and tech support for television and live performances recently presented the Crown of the Continent Guitar Foundation (Crown) with a rare offer. CenterStaging provides backline gear that is used on practically every major television show, as well as numerous tours, concerts, and live events.  Known for state-of-the-art backline musical gear, they …