August 2023

August 2023

ACOUSTIC ROCK ENSEMBLE Doug Leece Level: 2 – 4 Before mutli-track recording music was always played together, the spontaneous blending of sounds and almost telepathic communication between players can be exhilarating. This year’s FAMI acoustic rock ensemble may not be...
August 2019

August 2019

Acoustic Rock Ensemble DOUG LEECE Level: 2-4 A funny thing happened on the way to a F.A.M.I student concert a few years back, we started as an acoustic rock guitar class and a band broke out. Beginning with the end in mind, this year we’ll jump right into it, using...
August 2018

August 2018

Banjo Styles CORRY ULAN Level: 2-4 Ever wonder what the differences were between three pick style, melodic style and Clawhammer? In this class we will take a piece from each style and explore the differences. We will also learn to listen to the music and find the...
August 2017

August 2017

ACOUSTIC ROCK DOUG LEECE Level: 3-4 A title like acoustic rock lends itself to a number of interpretations ranging from a sunny, jangly trip down a southern California shore with the Eagles, Poco or America, to the unplugged revisits of big electric hits by the...
August 2016

August 2016

Acadian Ensemble ROBBIE BANKES / WILLIAM LYNCH Level: 2-4 A title like acoustic rock lends itself to a number of interpretations ranFrom joyous Quebecois reels, to haunting Cajun ballads, the history of francophones in North America is inextricably tied to a rich...