Tommy Emmanuel Guitar Camp Memphis is an event for players and music-lovers of all ages, levels, interests, and taste! Whether you are a master player, a beginner, or just an enthusiastic fan, our four day programs offer activities and workshops for you. Our environments are non-competitive and are strictly about immersing oneself in the joys of music and our lovely surroundings!

We will be using the historic City of Memphis as a backdrop for our events. Included in our schedule will be dinners at the finest restaurants in town, a presentation at Stax Studios by Steve Cropper, after dinner concert by Jerry douglas at Graceland Annex, and much more!

Memphis and The Peabody Hotel

“You get to Memphis, and there’s nothing like it. The people are amazing. The location is inspiring. This is a once-in-a-lifetime experience we’ll share together.”

The Peabody of Memphis
Peabody Guest Room
Mezanine Lobby

 Setting & Accommodations

With a style and tradition befitting one of Memphis’ grandest, most legendary hotels, The Peabody Memphis offers a magnificent bridge between the “Blues City’s” celebrated past and cosmopolitan present.

Peabody Dining Area

Area Attractions

Believe it or not, I’ve never been to Stax or Sun! I’m just as excited as anybody to visit these hallowed halls. I have been to Graceland quite a few times, and it’s just as amazing every time. We’re going to have a blast.

Known as the “Home of the Blues” and “Birthplace of Rock n’ Roll” there is something exciting around every corner in Memphis. From amazing barbecue to rich rock n’ roll history. Memphis is a city that will leave every music lover wanting more.

Stax Studios
Graceland
Sun Studios

Area Activities

Rock out all night on Beale street, pig out on the best barbecue in the world, adventure to Graceland, or check out the endless music museums and learn more about your favorite artists. Live out your rock n’ roll dreams at Sun Studios and Stax Studios where all the legends recorded. In Memphis the “Birthplace of Rock n’ Roll” you can assure that you will be rockin’ all day and night. Check out all the fun at Memphis Travel.

We will be offering Musical Tours of Memphis, led by Memphis music historian David Simmons (for an additional charge).

Beale Street
Sun Studios
Memphis' Famous Ribs
Stax Studios

*Artwork by George Hunt

Schedule

This camp will be using the Peabody Hotel as our primary backdrop for workshops. During our evenings we will be hitting the town Memphis style, checking out all the great activities Memphis has to offer.

We will be using the historic city of Memphis as a backdrop for our events and included in our schedule will be
  • dinners at the finest restraints in town,
  • a presentation at Stax Studios by Steve Cropper,
  • after dinner concert by Jerry Douglas at Graceland Annex

We will be offering Musical Tours of Memphis, led by Memphis music historian David Simmons (for an additional charge).

Monday July 23

  • 3:00 PM

    Check-In

  • 6:00 PM

    Tommy Emmanuel CGP Opening Comments

  • 7:00 PM

    Dinner

  • 9:00 PM

    Rooftop Reception

  • 10:00 PM

    Open Mic at Hotel Bar

Tuesday July 24

  • 8:00 AM

    Breakfast

  • 10:00 AM

    Morning Workshops

  • 12:00 PM

    Lunch

  • 1:00 PM

    Afternoon Group Sessions

  • 4:00 PM

    Break

  • 6:00 PM

    Session at Stax with Steve Cropper

  • 8:00 PM

    Dinner at BB Kings

  • 10:00 PM

    Open Mic at Hotel Bar

Wednesday July 25

  • 8:00 AM

    Breakfast

  • 10:00 AM

    Morning Sessions

  • 12:00 PM

    Lunch

  • 1:00 PM

    Afternoon Group Sessions

  • 4:00 PM

    Break

  • 6:00 PM

    Dinner and Show with Special Exhibit by Jerry Douglas

  • 10:00 PM

    Open Mic at Hotel Bar

Thursday July 26

  • 8:00 AM

    Breakfast

  • 10:00 AM

    Morning Sessions

  • 12:00 PM

    Lunch

  • 1:00 PM

    Afternoon Group Sessions

  • 4:00 PM

    Break

  • 6:00 PM

    Dinner at Hotel

  • 8:00 PM

    Talent Show

Friday July 27

  • 8:00 AM

    Breakfast

  • 9:00 AM

    Tommy Emmanuel CGP Departing Lecture

  • 11:00 AM

    Check-Out

The Guitar Camp Memphis Schedule is subject to change. You will be provided with an updated schedule upon check-in. Also, we will post the daily schedule in the dining hall in case there are last minute changes.

*Artwork by George Hunt

Travel Directions

Memphis and The Peabody Hotel

Address
149 Union Ave
Memphis, TN 38103

Website
The Peabody Memphis

Contact
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Instrument Travel

FAA Rules - Bringing Musical Intruments on Flights

Featured Artists

cropper

Steve Cropper

douglas

Jerry Douglas

bergeson

Pat Bergeson

pearson

Jack Pearson

seal

Mike Seal

*Artwork by George Hunt

Upgrades

We will be offering two packages which feature Maton's signature guitar models. Guitars will be available at the event upon arrival and signed by Tommy Emmanuel.

Maton Acoustic Guitars

MATON SRS60
MSRP $999, our price $899
Upgrade your Tommy Emmanuel Guitar Camp Memphis experience with a Maton Guitar SRS60 a $999 value.
*Guitar will be signed by Tommy Emmanuel and waiting on you when you arrive at camp.

MATON EMTE MINI with AP5 PRO PICKUP
MSRP $1,899 our price $1,699
Upgrade your Tommy Emmanuel Guitar Camp Memphis experience with a Maton Guitar EMTE Mini with AP5 PRO PICKUP a $1,899 value.
*Guitar will be signed by Tommy Emmanuel and waiting on you when you arrive at camp.

MATON SRS808 with AP5 PRO PICKUP
MSRP $1,899 our price $1,699
Upgrade your Tommy Emmanuel Guitar Camp Memphis experience with a Maton Guitar SRS808 with AP5 PRO PICKUP a $1,899 value.
*Guitar will be signed by Tommy Emmanuel and waiting on you when you arrive at camp.

MATON TE1 with AP5 PRO PICKUP
MSRP $3,499 our price $2,599
Upgrade your Tommy Emmanuel Guitar Camp Memphis experience with Maton Guitar TE1 with AP5 PRO PICKUP a $3,499 value.
*Guitar will be signed by Tommy Emmanuel and waiting on you when you arrive at camp.

Maton Acoustic Guitars
Maton Acoustic Guitars

*Upgrades will be received when you arrive at camp.

Pricing and Registration

Pricing

  • Shared Room with Two Beds
    2,299.00

    A Standard Room with two beds and a roommate. Pricing is per person.

  • Single Room with One Bed
    3,599.00

    Standard room with one King bed. Pricing is per person.

  • Bring Your Loved One with One Bed (for two people)
    4,399.00

    If you would like to have you’re loved one join you in Memphis but not participate in workshops, we recommend this price point. You both share the accommodations, dine together with the group for all meals in Memphis, and attend all evening concerts together. The room features one King Bed. Pricing is for one participant and one non-participant.

  • Bring Your Loved One with Two Beds (for two people)
    4,399.00

    If you would like to have you’re loved one join you in Memphis but not participate in workshops, we recommend this price point. You both share the accommodations, dine together with the group for all meals in Memphis, and attend all evening concerts together. The room has two queen beds. Pricing is for one participant and one non-participant.

  • Couples with One Bed (for two people)
    4,899.00

    This is for a couple who both want to participate in all of our programs. The room features one king bed. Pricing is for two participants.

  • Bring Your Loved One Deluxe Suite (for two people)
    5,799.00

    If you would like to have you’re loved one join you in Memphis but not participate in workshops, we recommend this price point. You both share the accommodations, dine together with the group for all meals in Memphis, and attend all evening concerts together. The suite features a king bed and a living room. Pricing is for one participant and one non-participant.

What's Included

  • Accommodations
  • 3 amazing meals a day
  • All workshops, activities, and entertainment for 4 days and nights
  • Incredible welcome kit from D’Addario
  • Parking
  • Wi-Fi
  • Trip to Stax with Steve Cropper
  • Trip to Graceland with Jerry Douglas

What's Not Included

  • Transportation to and from Memphis
  • Alcohol and snacks
  • Sightseeing excursions in the area
  • Personal musical gear – please bring your own instruments if you are not signing up for our premium upgrade

Pricing and Registration Policy

  • Registration & Payments
    • All rates are per-person, unless stated otherwise.
    • All prices subject to change. Prior sales excluded. Dreamcatcher Events reserves the right to change any price, package or offering at any time without prior notice.
    • All rates are subject to 8.9% surcharge, which includes all local, state, and occupancy taxes.
  • Installment Payment Plans
    • Upon registration, a non-refundable deposit of 50% of the total purchase amount is charged to your credit card.
    • 100% of the remaining balance due on installment sales is automatically charged to the credit card on file on April 1, 2018.
    • Any registrations received after April 1, 2018 must be paid in full at the time of registration.
  • Cancellations
    • All payments and deposits are final and non-refundable.

For complete details please see our Registration and Payment Policy

*Artwork by George Hunt