Eddie’s workshops range from brief “overview” courses to classes with topics targeted for specific level players. He often conducts one-day, 2 – 5 hour events by himself. He can also be found on the staff of numerous group workshops or “camps,” which last from a couple of days to an entire week.

Upcoming Workshops

Sunday, October 15th, 3:00 – 5:00 PM. Eddie will be helping to organize the inaugural meeting of the Central Texas 5-String Forum. Alan Munde will give a presentation on the playing and career of Allen Shelton. Location and directions given with rsvp. Please reserve your spot by sending an email to

Friday, February 16th – Sunday, February 18th, 2018. Hill Country Winter Acoustic Jam Camp, Kerrville, TX. Eddie, (guitar, mandolin and banjo), joins Alan Munde (banjo), Dale Morris (fiddle), Gerald Jones (mandolin and banjo)) and others on the staff of this camp designed to provide instruction both for individual instruments and for improving your jamming skills. through structured jam classes.

Hosting an Eddie Collins Workshop

Contact Eddie if you are interested in organizing a workshop in your area. Add your town to this list of places Eddie has conducted workshops: Conway, AR; Long Beach, CA; San Diego, CA; Santa Monica, CA; Ventura, CA; Elkton, MD; Hagerstown, MD; Lansing, MI; Little Silver, NJ; Akron, OH; Cleveland, OH; Tulsa, OK; Carlisle, PA; West Chester, PA; Gatlinburg, TN; Marysville, TN; Nashville, TN; Argyle, TX; Arlington, TX; Austin, TX; Cibolo, TX; College Station; TX, Dayton; TX, Driftwood; TX, Fayetteville; TX; Houston, TX; Kerrville, TX; Killeen, TX; Arlington, VA; Fairfax, VA and Haymarket, VA.