Fellowship Spotlight! Phil Goldenberg

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Crown Workshop Manager, Amelia Thornton, interviews Phil Goldenberg, the winner of Jim Stroud’s Classical Guitar Competition and 2015 Crown Fellowship in Classical Guitar, on the topics of practice, motivation, and his path to Crown. A:         What is your background in guitar? What is your story of how you got started? P:         I started playing guitar when I was 14, and …

Crown announces expansion of Scholarship eligibility to Missoula area

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A Rare Opportunity to Study with Renowned Guitar Masters across All Genres! Crown Guitar Workshop Scholarship Applications due by May 31 Due to the increase of interest from Missoula residents in the Crown summer guitar workshop, the Crown of the Continent Guitar Foundation (COCGF) has decided this year to expand the eligibility for a full Crown Scholarship to Missoula area residents! …

Crown launches Beginner Guitar Program for Bigfork Youth

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Crown Celebrates Year Seven by launching Beginner Guitar Program for Bigfork Youth ___________________________________________________________________ When the Crown of the Continent Guitar Foundation (COCGF) and Bigfork ACES after school program decided to collaborate and offer a beginner guitar program for kids grade 5-8, they were hoping to enroll at least six young students. But when they opened enrollment, it quickly became apparent they …