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Mandolin – Beginner II for Adults with Marty Collin

Oct 3 @ 10:00 am - 10:55 am

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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Thursday, repeating until Dec 19, 2019

$338
Thursdays, 9/19/19 – 12/19/19
Instructor: Marty Collin
Level: Progressing Beginner
Age: Teens & Adults
Price: $338 for 13 weeks

Description:  This class is a continuation of Beginner I Mandolin. Students will continue to develop their right and left hand technique through some melodies with more complicating rhythms and note sequencing. Pickers will be incorporating more 8th note runs, more advanced string crossings and will be also introduced to harmony and waltz time. 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: Mandolin – Beginner I or equivalent, such as playing Boil ‘em Cabbage Down, Cripple Creak, and Long Journey Home,  independently with slow and steady rhythm.

What Students will Leave this class having learned:

  • Tunes: Soldier’s Joy (variation 2), Lonesome Road Blues, 8th of January (other similar material may be used)

What students will need:

  • Functional mandolin (bridge, strings, and tuners intact and in working order)
  • Pick
  • Tuner
  • Notebook & pencil
  • Recording device optional

Next Level: Mandolin – Intermediate I

Thursdays, 9/19/19 – 12/19/19
10am – 10:55am
*No classes on Nov. 25th – 29th

Details

Date:
Oct 3
Time:
10:00 am - 10:55 am
Cost:
$338
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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

Tickets

Fall Session (13 weeks) - Mandolin - Beginner II for Adults$338.00