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Banjo 1A for Teens & Adults – John Spangler

June 3 @ 5:30 pm - 6:25 pm

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An event every week that begins at 5:30 pm on Monday, repeating until June 3, 2019

$150
Banjo 1A for Teens and Adults
Instructor: John Spangler
Level: Beginner
Age: Teens & Adults

Description: This introductory banjo class is perfect for first time banjo players! Students will be taught foundational skills in technique, learn their first tunes, and be immersed in the culture of traditional music by learning to play with others in a fun, and positive environment.

passing jam will be held for 30mins after each core class for ukulele, fiddle, mandolin, guitar, and banjo players. Students will practice the skill they’ve learned in class and experience the joy of playing with others at a similar level in a group setting.

Prerequisite: None! This class will be starting students from scratch. Students with a little prior experience but with only a tune or two under their belt may join this class as well.

What students will need:

  • Functional banjo (bridge and all 5 strings intact, tuners in working order)
  • Tuner
  • Picks (1 thumb pick and two finger picks)
  • Notebook & pencil
  • Recording device optional

Next Level: Banjo 1B for Teens and Adults

Mondays, 4/22/19 – 6/3/19
5:30pm – 6:15pm
$150
*Closed Memorial Day

Details

Date:
June 3
Time:
5:30 pm - 6:25 pm
Cost:
$150
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Organizer

The Front Porch
Phone:
434-242-7012
Website:
https://frontporchcville.org/

Venue

The Front Porch
221 E. Water Street
Charlottesville, VA 22902 United States
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Phone:
434-242-7012
Website:
www.frontporchcville.org