May 2016

May 2016

ARRANGING FOR FOLK/ROOTS ENSEMBLE JIM MCLENNAN Level: 2-4 Anytime a tune is to be performed there are decisions to be made: How should it start? How should it end? At what tempo should it be? And when there is more than one person performing the song, the...
May 2015

May 2015

BASS ERIK SMISTAD Level: 1-2 This class will cover those important topics critical to success for new bass players. These include introductory technique, getting a good sound, bass line construction, and playing with/listening to others. Registrants can expect to...
May 2014

May 2014

BANJO - CLAWHAMMER BARRY LUFT Level: 2-3 “I wish I could do that” is what your friends will be saying after you complete this intermediate-level clawhammer course! Throughout the class sessions, your instructor will vacillate between a tough drill sergeant and the...
May 2013

May 2013

BANJO ELENA YEUNG Level: 2-4 Banjo Nerd Support Group Okay, we know that playing acoustic music is supposed to be about the joy of playing with others, but let’s face it, sometimes it’s fun to go into your own little zone. This workshop will review the...
May 2012

May 2012

ACOUSTIC LEAD GUITAR STEVE FISHER Level: 3-4 This class is about taking acoustic guitar solos in straight forward folk, pop and country songs . We?ll look at a variety of techniques including simple scales, using notes found in the chords, playing the melody and...