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Fiddle for Violinists with Malia Furtado

June 27 @ 12:00 pm - 12:55 pm

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An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until June 27, 2019

$100
Fiddle for Violinists
Instructor: Malia Furtado
Level: Intermediate
Age: Teens and Adults

Description: Calling all adventurous young violinists who might like to try their hand at a few fiddle tunes! This class will explore a few traditional fiddle favorites – some Old Time, Bluegrass, and maybe even something a little bluesy. Students will also learn how to “chop,” play “taters,” end a tune with “shave and a haircut.”

Prerequisite: Have completed Suzuki Violin Bk 1 (or equivalent). Equivalent skills include 1 1/2 – 2 years of playing experience.

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
Thursdays, 6/6/19 – 6/27/19
12pm – 12:55pm
$100

Details

Date:
June 27
Time:
12:00 pm - 12:55 pm
Cost:
$100
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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