August 2015

August 2015

Blues Ensemble TIM WILLIAMS Level: 2-4 Gain further knowledge of the Blues scale and its’ use; regional styles and differences; knowledge of chords with added notes; how to solo and how to accompany vocalists or other soloists. We may, if time allows, also delve into...
August 2014

August 2014

Accordion NATASHA SAYER Level: 1-2 In this class participants will learn the basics of playing the piano accordion, including how to breathe, play chord buttons with the left hand and play simple melodies with the right hand, and then put it all together! Participants...
August 2013

August 2013

BASS NORM ROOKE Level: 1-2 Let’s Play Ball ! ah…Bass ! Getting to 1st…walking to 2nd The combined bass class will be structured to give beginners and those with some experience a solid understanding of the role of bass and learning to play two and...
August 2012

August 2012

BLUEGRASS ENSEMBLE ELENA YEUNG & KARL SOMMERFELD Level: 2-4 This workshop will provide an opportunity to learn and practice the rudiments of playing bluegrass music and jamming in the bluegrass style. Depending on the interests and abilities of the class, topics...
August 2011

August 2011

BASS - POST BEGINNER MIKE CANN In this course we will be focusing on some of the trouble spots for most bass players, the non-negotiable, Time, Tuning and Tone. We will also work on how to create bass lines in different styles, jazz, folk, blues etc. and will work on...