Cyber Presence for

The Pedal Steel Newsletter
ISSN 1068-7954

PSGA's 43rd Annual

Steel Guitar Celebration

was held on

November 6th, 2016

at the

Doubletree Hotel - 789 Connecticut Ave. Norwalk, Connecticut 


Steel Guitars in concert started at 11 am and ended at 6 pm

Featuring these exceptionally talented steel guitarists:

Rob Segal -Tom Vollmer -John Eichleay -

Raphael McGregor -Jonny Lam -Jim Cohen -

Jeff DeMaio and the Gunsmoke Band -

Cindy Cashdollar -Buck Reid  

The PSGA Staff Band Members included:

Van Manakas (Lead Guitar), Steve Alcott (Bass),

Larry Eagle (Drums), "Fooch"Fischetti (Fiddle)

And our great MC: Mike Gross (Host of Swingin' West on KSEY-FM)

ADDED EVENTS: On Saturday, November 5th, Buck Reid conducted an E9th and C6th Instruction Class from 10 am until 4 pm at the The Piedmont Club Lounge 152 Hecker Ave., Darien, CT. Tuition was $50 payable in advance to Buck Reid. Reservations for the class were necessary, walk-ins were also admitted. No steel guitars were needed, students were asked to bring an Audio Recorder and a Notebook.



A concert took place on Saturday, from 8 until 10:30 pm,

at the Piedmont Club featuring Buck Reid, Jeff DeMaio & friends &

the Gunsmoke Band. Admission was $5.00.


2017 Steel Guitar Events



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