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**SOLD OUT** The Band Ensemble (Wednesdays) with Dan Sebring

Jan 8 @ 6:45 pm - 7:40 pm

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An event every week that begins at 6:45 pm on Wednesday, repeating until Mar 25, 2020

$107 – $312
Instructor: Dan Sebring
Level: Intermediate – Advanced
Age: Teens & Adults
Price: $312 for 12 weeks
Wednesdays, 1/08/20 – 3/25/20
6:45pm – 7:40pm

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
  • Tuner
  • Notebook & pencil
  • Recording device optional

Next Level: Instrument specific courses, repertoire, or ensemble courses

If paying in full doesn’t work for your budget, you can pay in monthly installments.  Pay for your first month below, and we’ll send an invoice for the remaining payments.

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Details

Date:
Jan 8
Time:
6:45 pm - 7:40 pm
Cost:
$107 – $312
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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