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Virginia Fiddlers (Mondays) with Christen Hubbard
Jan 6 @ 7:30 pm - 8:25 pm
An event every week that begins at 7:30 pm on Monday, repeating until Mar 30, 2020
Age: Teens & Adults
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
- Notebook & pencil
- Recording device optional
Next Level: Instrument specific courses, repertoire, or ensemble courses