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Students say it's like being front and center at one of Steve's classes and being the only one in the room!

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All of Steve's Mel Bay and Homespun instructional materials, Listening CDs and DVDs, Tools of the Trade - picks, strings, capos, tuners and much, much more.

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Meet Steve Kaufman

Steve is one of the hardest working people in the world of music. He began producing books and videos in 1989 after teaching private lessons for close to 20 years. His catalog of instructional materials is now over 100 items. His listening CDs and Videos number over 18. Steve began touring the world conducting seminars, workshops, clinics and concerts in 1990 and after 5 years he and his wife, Donna, began "Steve Kaufman's Flatpicking Camp." 

Every other year they have added more camps into their agenda and now under the title "Steve Kaufman's Acoustic Kamps" they host a two Flatpicking Kamps, Fingerpicking Kamp, Old Time Banjo, Bluegrass Banjo, Old Time Fiddle, Bluegrass Fiddle, two Bass Kamps, Songwriting Kamp, Vocals Kamp, Mountain Dulcimer Kamp, Celtic Harp, Resophinic Guitar and Mandolin Kamp as well.

Steve's Complete Online Store

Physical Products

Enjoy Steve's complete line of Books, Tapes, CDs and DVDs. .

Books - CDs - DVDs


Steve's Homespun DVDs and Book/CD combinations are available for Instant Digital Download. Click the link and type "Kaufman" in the search to see them all.


Single Song Lessons

Single Song Lessons are 10-14 minute video lessons complete with a PDF in Notes and Tab of the song you select. Steve explains the song with slow and easy to understand directions. Try one out. Download to your computer then copy to other devises. Only Ten Bucks Each - WOW!

Single Song Lessons

Tools of the Trade

These are the very products that Steve buys for his own use. They are proven and perfect for what we do.


Steve's Schedule & Events

Touring Schedule

Come out and meet me on the road. I hope to be in a town near you this year. If not, write me with suggestions of Workshop Hosts and we'll see if we can get it organized. See you down the road.


Trips & Special Events

Check out the Tour Schedule for Special Trips. Next big one is SK'd Jamming and Photo Safari in South Africa scheduled for November. Join us!


Special Group Lessonss

Steve is conducting Group Lessons on the Web - Live! Study with Steve Each Week for Six Consecutive Weeks. Students say it's like being front and center at one of Steve's classes and being the only one in the room!


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