Trad. Folk & Rad Americana Ensemble with Avi Salloway & Kathleen Parks

Starts: 11/14/2017
Tuesday 8PM - 9:15PM
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$150 / 130

Do you love to play songs and tunes but struggle to learn new ones quickly? Do you want to get better at playing with other musicians? Does jam-etiquette intimidate you? 

 

Each week, we will learn new songs and/or tunes every week as a vehicle to practice playing with other musicians. Our class repertoire will span the breadth of bluegrass, gospel, traditional old-time, neo-trad, contemporary americana, classic country, ballads of the English, Irish, New England variety, and shape note songs. We will discuss tips, tricks, and tools to make jamming and sounding good while playing with others easier.

 

This is an intermediate class. Familiarity with open chords, simple rhythms, basic melodies, and have *some* experience playing songs is recommended. All you really need is a love for playing songs with other people who also love songs! 

 

 

This class meets on Tuesday evenings from 8:00-9:15pm during the following dates: 11/14, 11/21, 11/28, 12/5, 12/12, 12/19.

 

Please note: Classes meet on the third floor of 26 Church St. Cambridge, MA. Unfortunately, there is no elevator in the building. Classes are subject to cancellation if the minimum enrollment is not met. If this is the case, you will be notified at least 24 hours in advance of the class and provided with a full refund. In order to ensure that classes do take place, please register in advance.

$150 / 130
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