CBA Youth Program

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Molly Tuttle Co-Wins 2nd Prize in Hazel Dickens Song Contest

Posted by on Feb 18, 2017

“Friend and a Friend” by Korby Lenker and Molly Tuttle won 2nd prize in this year’s Hazel Dickens Song Contest. Molly is an alumna of the CBA Youth Program and we couldn’t be any prouder of her. Congratulations Molly! The song is great! You can hear it on the contest page and learn more about the contest there as...

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CBA Youth Jams Begin in Berkeley on 2/26/17

Posted by on Feb 13, 2017

CBA Youth Jams Begin in Berkeley on 2/26/17

Dear CBA Youth Program families and supporters: We have new Youth Jams beginning in Berkeley in partnership with the Freight & Salvage on SUNDAY, February 26, 2017.  The first one is FREE and will be led by CBA VolunTeens Dana Frankel, Jake and John Gooding and CBA Lifetime Members Kathy Kallick and Butch Waller. NOON to 3PM. The Downtown Berkeley BART station is one block from the Freight & Salvage. RSVP cbayouthprogram@gmail.com. Schedule for Youth Jams: Sundays, Noon to 3 •February 26 (Free) •March 26 ($10) •April 16 ($10) For more information, see the Freight &...

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Gibson to donate an F-9 to the Lending Library

Posted by on Nov 24, 2015

Scott Tichenor over at Mandolin Cafe just announced his contact at Gibson has generously offered to donate a Gibson F-9 mandolin to the CBA Kids Lending Library. Wow!  Some lucky kid is going to have a fabulous instrument to hone his skills on. We can’t thank Gibson and Mandolin Cafe enough for their huge support of this...

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Mandolin Cafe Support

Posted by on Nov 20, 2015

Mandolin Cafe Support

Our good friends over at Mandolin Cafe have reached out to their members to support our Youth Program. We’re very thankful for the gracious support!...

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