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Bluegrass Repertoire – Andy Thacker

November 13, 2018 @ 8:00 pm - 8:55 pm

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An event every week that begins at 8:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until December 4, 2018

$300
Bluegrass Repertoire
Instructor: Andy Thacker
Level: Intermediate – Advanced
Age: Teens & Adults

Description: We’ll learn a variety of traditional and contemporary bluegrass songs regularly played at our weekly bluegrass jam. The instructor will propose songs as examples, and the attendees can propose song choices of their own at the first class session. Open to all singers, and players of acoustic musical instruments. No formal training required. Tunes will be taught by ear, supplemental materials provided.

Prerequisite: 3A 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
  • Technique: 
  • Group playing skills: 

What students will need:

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

Next Level: ensemble, repertoire classes

Tuesdays, 9/11/18 – 12/4/18
*No classes the week of Thanksgiving
8pm – 8:55pm
$300

Details

Date:
November 13, 2018
Time:
8:00 pm - 8:55 pm
Cost:
$300
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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