Please pre-register for workshops at each venue, or visit our online registration pages if a link is provided below.

For more information about events or private lessons, please contact us by e-mail or at (503) 699-1814.

Mark Hanson photo
January, 2019

Saturday, January 19, 2019 - 11:00 AM
Student Recital in West Linn, Oregon
Mark’s guitar students perform at the semi-annual student recital at Mark’s home.

Friday & Saturday, January 25-26, 2019
NAMM Trade Show in Anaheim
Mark and Greta make their annual trek to Anaheim, California, for the huge music trade show. This is a chance to meet up with old industry friends, play great guitars in many makers’ booths, and see what’s new.

Sunday, January 27, 2019 - 8:30 & 10:00 AM
Mark & Greta Perform in Laguna Beach, California
Mark and Greta join their friend, music director and vocalist Beth Pinney and her band, for Sunday service music at the Laguna Presbyterian Church in Laguna Beach.

March, 2019

Saturday, March 16, 2019 - 3:30-5:00 PM
Guitar Workshop in Wenatchee, Washington
Mark teaches a fingerstyle guitar workshop in Central Washington state, followed by a house concert! Reservations & info: bwicheta @ (delete spaces when emailing).

Saturday, March 16, 2019 - 7:00 PM
Concert in Wenatchee, Washington
Mark performs his sparkling guitar solos, and then is joined by Greta Pedersen for their vocal/guitars/uke duo in a house concert in Central Washington state. Reservations & info: bwicheta @ (delete spaces when emailing).

May, 2019

Friday, May 3, 2019 - 7:30 - 9:30 PM
Acoustic Guitar Summit in Hillsboro, Oregon
We’re thrilled that Walters Cultural Art Center has included us once again, this time in their 2018-19 concert series. The lighting and sound are always great here, and the audiences sublime!
Tickets | Directions

Saturday, May 4, 2019 - 11:00 AM & 1:30 PM
Mark Presents Beginning and Intermediate Fingerstyle Workshops at Gryphon in Palo Alto
Mark presents two workshops on fingerstyle playing at famed Gryphon Stringed Instruments in Palo Alto, California. Mark has had great success at teaching fundamentals of fingerstyle guitar through his books, DVDs, and in-person instruction. He will get beginners going in the right direction with fun patterns that turn into tuneful guitar solos; and successfully expand the understanding, technique and repertoire of intermediates. Mark Hanson uses enjoyable arrangements and compositions of his own, which he will explain and teach to you. To register, please call Gryphon directly at (650) 493-2131.
Workshop descriptions | Venue Website | Directions

Sunday, May 5, 2019 - 10:00 AM
Mark & Greta in Los Altos, California
Mark and Greta join Mark’s early “Waterwheel” partner Fred Cummins for music on Cinco de Mayo during the morning service at Foothills Congregational Church in Los Altos.