Events & Workshops at Mass Street Music

In addition to our Free Saturday Workshops, we have some special events at our store throughout the year including open jams and clinics with special artists. All events take place at Mass Street Music at 1347 Mass. St., Lawrence, Kansas unless otherwise noted. We hope you can join us for some of these great gatherings. Have an idea for a clinic you'd like to see? Just let us know at

Live Electric Guitar ToneGreat "Live" Electric Guitar Tone Workshop
Saturday, May 27th - 1PM
Dialing in that perfect Electric guitar tone in your living room is one thing, but building a sound that works live with a full band, including keyboards, bass, drums and acoustic - without stepping on anyone else's sonic toes - is something all together more complicated. Stop by our FREE workshop Saturday May, 27th where we'll be talking tone, mic placement, stage volume and host of other issues when perfecting that live guitar sound.

Free Restrings at Mass Street MusicFree Restrings - String Sale!
Saturday, June 3rd - 10AM to 5PM
The Summer String Sale is back! And to celebrate the Repair Shop will be offering complimentary restrings on 6-string Acoustic and Electric Guitars Saturday, June 3rd. Purchase your favorite set of strings at the store and let our luthiers do the rest! Limit one restring per customer and sorry to all you rockers but we won't have time to restring locking tremolos as part of the free event.

Leo Posch GuitarsMeet the Builder: Leo Posch
Saturday, June 10th - 1PM
We've long been fans of the craftsmanship and artistry that goes into local luthier Leo Posch's instruments. Building everything from Banjos and Mandolins to a variety of acoustic Guitars, Leo has some unique insights into the world of repair and building. Stop by the store Saturday, June 10th at 1pm to meet Leo, ask questions and test drive his latest builds. More details to come!

Gypsy Jazz JamGypsy Jazz Jam
Saturday, June 17th - 1PM
We've had Gypsy Jazz workshops on rhythm, lead-playing and technique. Now let's play! Bring your acoustic-stringed jazz instrument of choice and we'll plow through some Gypsy Jazz repertoire, including 1930s swing tunes and other novelties.