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Banjo – Beginner II (Tuesdays) with John Spangler

Jan 7 @ 5:30 pm - 6:25 pm

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An event every week that begins at 5:30 pm on Tuesday, repeating until Mar 24, 2020

$107 – $312
Instructor: John Spangler
Level: Progressing Beginner
Ages: Teens and Adults
Price: $312 for 12 weeks
Tuesdays, 1/7/20 – 3/24/20
5:30pm – 6:25pm

Description: This class is a continuation of Banjo – Beginner I.  Students will learn new tunes, a little harder than the first, and will learn some new, advancing, techniques such as hammer-ons, pull-offs, and slides. Students will continue developing their group playing skills through focusing on  listening for chord changes, learning to “kick-off” a tune, and a couple simple ending licks to end. A few times throughout the semester, this class will join other beginner classes to hone group playing skills such as chopping and playing with accompaniment.

Prerequisite: Banjo – Beginner I or equivalent. Equivalent includes being able to play a few simple tunes such as Boil ’em Cabbage Down and Cripple Creek

What students will need:

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

Next Level: Banjo – Intermediate I

If paying in full doesn’t work for your budget, you can pay in monthly installments.  Pay for your first month below, and we’ll send an invoice for the remaining payments.

 

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Details

Date:
Jan 7
Time:
5:30 pm - 6:25 pm
Cost:
$107 – $312
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Organizer

The Front Porch
Phone:
434-806-7062
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