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**SOLD OUT** The Band Ensemble (Wednesdays) with Dan Sebring
Jan 8 @ 6:45 pm - 7:40 pm
An event every week that begins at 6:45 pm on Wednesday, repeating until Mar 25, 2020
Price: $312 for 12 weeks
Description: Take a ride through the repertoire of one of the greatest ensembles in rock history: The Band. This class is appropriate for intermediate players and up – all string instruments, keyboards, percussion, and accordions are welcome. Healthy chord vocabulary is helpful. We will work on the songs, harmonies, and improvisation. Please bring a recording device (a phone is fine), paper, pencil, and a tuner to each class.
Prerequisite: Ability to play major and minor chords, some familiarity with the music of The Band helpful.
What Students will Leave this class having learned:
- Tunes: We will choose the material together.
- Technique: Ensemble techniques such as rhythm, bass figures, lead and counterpoint will be explore.
- Group playing skills: the above as well as vocal arrangements (lead and harmonies) will be central.
What students will need:
- Functional instrument
- Notebook & pencil
- Recording device optional
Next Level: Instrument specific courses, repertoire, or ensemble courses