The first half of the morning was spent learning fills (instrumental lines between vocal phrases) on Blue Ridge Cabin Home. We learned them in triple fiddle harmony!
MOUNTAIN TOP JAM
For the afternoon, campers and instructors took the Dream Catcher chairlift to the summit of the mountain — with instruments. We jammed on an observation platform overlooking the Grand Tetons. The only requirement was that the song had to reference mountains.
How Mountain Girls Can Love (G)
She’ll Be Coming ‘Round the Mountain (D)
Sitting on Top of the World (E)
Down in the Valley (A)
High on the Mountain Top (F)
Blue Ridge Mountain Blues (E)
Mountain Dew (B)
Foggy Mountain Top (F)
Sow Them on the Mountain (Carter Family tune…couldn’t find a recording)
Fire on the Mountain (A)
It was a great day in the mountains.