Nothing brings the arts to life like the opportunity for a hands-on masterclass with a professional, working artists.

Thousands of students and arts enthusiasts of all ages have taken a masterclass at TFAC. Musicians, vocalists, actors, and visual artists have shared their skills and given special insight on their craft.

Past masterclasses have included mandolin player Sierra Hull, guitarist Geoff Achison, Broadway stars Frank D'ambrosio and J. Mark McVey, and bluegrass powerhouse The Kruger Brothers.

What will you discover with a TFAC masterclass?


Mandolin Masterclass

January 2017

IBMA Mandolin Player of Year Sierra Hull gave a masterclass before her Main Stage performance. “Sierra was very gracious," said attendee Ray M. "She reached out to the mandolin players in the masterclass and asked them as many questions as they asked her. She discussed various techniques and got beyond what many people know…”