Banjo Classes

Beginning Bluegrass Banjo 1

Dan Monte Calvo
Four Thursdays, May 25, June 1, 8, 15
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
4 weeks, $80

Learn the fundamentals of bluegrass banjo, including how to hold, tune, and care for your banjo, play rolls, use fingerpicks, and play basic first position chords. Set off on the right foot by developing sound playing and practice habits and learning a few basic tunes. This class may be repeated as different songs, rolls, and chords will be introduced in each series.

Bluegrass Banjo Exercises & Ideas

Jeff Scroggins
Sunday, July 9
12:15 PM - 2:15 PM
$40

Start moving up the neck with confidence, whether soloing or backing up, as you explore patterns and licks you can incorporate into your playing. Improve right and left hand techniques with tips and exercises designed to stimulate new ideas. Handouts provided. For advanced beginners.

Beginning Bluegrass Banjo 1

Jason Stewart
Four Thursdays, July 13, 20, 27, August 3
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
4 weeks, $100

Learn the fundamentals of bluegrass banjo, including how to hold, tune, and care for your banjo, play rolls, use fingerpicks, and play basic first position chords. Set off on the right foot by developing sound playing and practice habits and learning a few basic tunes.

Beginning Bluegrass Banjo 2

Jason Stewart
Four Thursdays, August 10, 17, 24, 31
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
4 weeks, $100

Use songs you already know as well as new ones! Learn new tunings, voices, and positions. Work on first position chords, inversions, and new picking patterns and rolls. Connect with new folks and pick your way towards more fun!