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Beginner Bluegrass Ensemble (Wednesdays) with Malia Furtado & Malcolm Pulley

Feb 19 @ 7:00 pm - 7:55 pm

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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until Mar 25, 2020

$107 – $312
Beginner Bluegrass Ensemble
Instructors: Malia Furtado, Malcolm Pulley, Rick Ramsey
Level: Beginner II +
Age: Teens & Adults
Wednesdays, 1/8/20 – 3/26/20
7pm – 7:55pm

Description: The beginner bluegrass ensemble class teaches students how to perform standard bluegrass songs in the traditional way. Students will learn how to play songs, when to take a break, when to back up and how to support other musicians, and how to work together in an ensemble. There will be individual as well as group instruction with the end goal of developing a greater understanding of how a bluegrass ensemble works together.

Prerequisite: Beginner II level courses, students should be able to play basic chords on their acoustic stringed instrument smoothly, and learn by ear.

What Students will Leave this class having learned:

  • Tunes: a repertoire of songs that can be played at any of our weekly bluegrass or community jams

What students will need:

  • Functional instrument
  • Tuner
  • Notebook & pencil
  • Recording device optional

Next Level: Instrument specific courses, repertoire

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:
Feb 19
Time:
7:00 pm - 7:55 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