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Banjo for 12-adult, Beginner

The Music Village

Tuesday, January 19, 2016 - Tuesday, March 8, 2016
The Music Village 108 N. Main Street Suite 113 South BendIN  46601
Tuesday, January 19, 2016 - Tuesday, March 8, 2016
The Music Village 108 N. Main Street Suite 113 South BendIN  46601

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What's Included

This is a continuing class for TM Instructor: Mike Rowe To be a fairly rounded banjo player, you must learn • The parts of instrument • How to use and adjust parts of the banjo • Proper maintenance and care • How to tune • Basic picking patterns • Basic chord shapes • Fretting • Transposing chords along the neck • Backing up other instruments • Hearing chord changes • “Learning to play well with others.” In other words: Be able to play simple songs in time with other people • How to convert your banjo into a canoe and other comebacks for all the banjo jokes you will hear once you leave the classroom • Have a good time!

About This Organizer

The Music Village is your community musical arts school in downtown South Bend. It is the only place where instruments, voice, and dance lessons all happen under one roof for all ages. In addition to affordable classes and camps, there are free weekly jams and drop in rates. 

 

The Music Village is a place that provides intimate opportunities for hands-on learning in a relaxed and informal setting, both in its classrooms and in its performance halls. It is a place where residents and visitors can discover their own creativity and unite to share the diverse cultural heritage of the greater South Bend area via the musical arts. Together, we create a thriving, vibrant community of thoughtful individuals with a unifying, positive connection to music.

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The Music Village 108 N. Main Street Suite 113 South BendIN  46601
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