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Calendar

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.

December, 2019

Monday, December 2, 2019 - 7:00 PM
Acoustic Guitar Summit — Private Performance in Portland
Mark and his AGS mates Terry Robb and Doug Smith perform privately at a retirement community in SW Portland, Oregon.

Saturday, December 7, 2019 - 7:30 PM
Acoustic Guitar Summit in Ridgefield, Washington
Mark, Terry Robb and Doug Smith bring their continually updated Holiday Show once again to the historic Old Liberty Theater in Ridgefield, Washington. This venue sells out every year, so get your tickets early!
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Sunday, December 8, 2019 - 7:00 PM
Acoustic Guitar Summit in Lake Oswego, Oregon
Mark, Terry Robb and Doug Smith bring their continually updated Holiday Show to the Lake Theater Cafe - a favorite venue! AGS sells out three shows a year here (110 seats), so buy your tickets early!
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Monday, December 9, 2019 - 7:00 PM
Acoustic Guitar Summit in Lake Oswego, Oregon
For the second night in a row, Mark, Terry and Doug bring their continually updated Holiday Show to the Lake Theater Cafe - a favorite venue! AGS sells out three shows a year here (110 seats), so buy your tickets early!
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Friday December 13, 2019 - 7:00PM
Acoustic Guitar Summit Concert in Vancouver, Washington
Mark joins his AGS buddies Doug Smith and Terry Robb (recently written up in Acoustic Guitar magazine) for a holiday concert in Vancouver, Wash., just across the bridge from Portland. New compositions and arrangements included!
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January, 2020

Friday-Saturday January 17-18, 2020
Mark & Greta at NAMM in Anaheim, California
Mark and Greta make their annual trek to the huge National Music Merchant Association trade show at the Anaheim Convention Center. Mark will play great instruments in the Collings, Santa Cruz and Martin booths, amongst others. You need to be an active professional member of the music industry to attend.
NAMM

Sunday Morning, January 19, 2020
Mark & Greta in Laguna Beach, California
Mark and Greta perform Sunday morning in services at Laguna Presbyterian Church.
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February, 2020

Saturday, February 29, 2020 - 3:00-4:30 PM
Mark Hanson Fingerstyle Guitar Workshop in Wenatchee, Wash.
Mark shares his considerable insight and a main joy of his life: making good music with the guitar! For fingerpickers at every level. For location and reservations please email Bill at bwicheta @ nwi.net (delete spaces when emailing).

Saturday, February 29, 2020 - 7:30 PM
Mark Hanson & Greta Pedersen House Concert in Wenatchee
Mark plays his sparkling fingerstyle guitar compositions and arrangements for the first set. Greta then joins him for a second set of vocals/guitars/ukulele/percussion. Great fun! For location and reservations please email Bill at bwicheta @ nwi.net (delete spaces when emailing).

March, 2020

Friday, March 20, 2020 - 7:30PM
Acoustic Guitar Summit Concert in Hillsboro, Oregon
Mark and his AGS buddies Terry Robb and Doug Smith play their annual concert at the beautiful Walters Cultural Art Center in downtown Hillsboro, Oregon — a suburb west of Portland (known for its Intel facility). The Walters venue is a beautiful wood A-frame building, with great sound and a fun, welcoming staff.
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April, 2020

Saturday, April 4, 2020 - 11:00–1:00 & 1:30-3:30 PM
Mark Hanson Fingerstyle Guitar Workshops in Palo Alto, California
Mark shares his decades of experience, his deep knowledge of the subject, and fun and funny anecdotes of his time playing with and studying ‘stars’ of the style - all in the interest of making you a better player! Exact topics to come.
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Sunday, April 5, 2020 - 10:00 AM
Mark & Greta Perform in Los Altos, California
Mark and Greta join Fred Cummins — Mark’s old “Waterwheel” partner from the ‘70s for a morning of music at Foothills Congregation Church.
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Saturday/Sunday April 25-26, 2020 - 11:00-5:30 PM
Mark Demos Regional Luthiers’ Guitars
Mark plays numerous newly made guitars from several talented Pacific NW luthiers at the NW Handmade Musical Instrument exhibit. The location is Portland Community College, Sylvania campus, in Portland, Oregon. The address is 12000 SW 49th Ave. A minimal entrance fee ($2.00!) is collected at the door.
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May, 2020

Friday through Sunday, May 8-10, 2020 - all day
Mark Demos, Performs and Teaches at La Conner, Washington
Mark will demo luthier Stephen Showalter’s guitars at the fourth annual La Conner Guitar Festival north of Seattle. The Festival is a gathering of some of the best guitar makers in the world, with a host of great players to demo them. Mark will also perform and teach a workshop.
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