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Virginia Fiddlers (Mondays) with Christen Hubbard

Jan 6 @ 7:30 pm - 8:25 pm

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An event every week that begins at 7:30 pm on Monday, repeating until Mar 30, 2020

$107 – $312
Instructor: Christen Hubbard
Level: Intermediate
Age: Teens & Adults
Mondays, 1/06/20 – 3/30/20
7:30pm – 8:25pm
*closed 1/20 for MLK Day 

Description: Take a deep dive into your local tradition of old time fiddling! In this class we’ll learn tunes from the repertoires of some of the most influential fiddlers from the state of Virginia, such as Emmett Lundy, Henry Reed, Luther Davis, John Ashby, and Norman Edmonds. We’ll also talk about strategies and tools for learning tunes from source recordings. Although this will be a fiddle-centered class, mandolin, banjo, and guitar players are welcome to participate as well.

Prerequisite: Students should be comfortable learning tunes by ear.

What students will need:

  • Functional instrument
  • Tuner
  • Notebook & pencil
  • Recording device optional

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

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Details

Date:
Jan 6
Time:
7:30 pm - 8:25 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