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Cancelled – Fiddle for Adults – Pete Vigour

November 27 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, repeating until December 4, 2018

Fiddle for Adults
Instructor: Pete Vigour
Level: Beginner
Age: Adults

Description: This introductory fiddle class for is perfect for first time fiddlers or students who may have played in the past, but haven’t picked up their instrument in awhile. Students will be taught foundational skills in technique, learn their first fiddle tunes, and be immersed in the culture of traditional music by learning to play with others in a fun, and positive environment.

There will be a passing jam at the end of each class where all beginning students in fiddle, banjo, mandolin, and guitar will come together to practice the skills they’re learning in class.

Prerequisite: None! This class will be starting students from scratch. Folks 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 fiddle, size 4/4
  • Fiddles should have: bridge, strings, sound post, all tuners in tact
  • Bow (with all the hair)
  • Resin
  • Shoulder rest
  • Tuner
  • Notebook & pencil
  • Recording device optional

Next Level: Fiddle 1B

Tuesdays, 9/11/18 – 12/4/18
*No classes the week of Thanksgiving
10am – 11am
$300

Details

Date:
November 27
Time:
10:00 am - 11:00 am
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Organizer

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

Venue

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