Banjo Classes

Beginning Clawhammer Banjo 1

Molly Tenenbaum
Six Saturdays, October 7, 14, 21, (skip 28), November 4, 11, 18
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
6 weeks, $150

For the total beginner. Ready to start playing old time banjo? Start by learning how to hold and tune your banjo and quickly progress to frailing and playing chords. Learn by ear how to accompany songs, add melody notes, and change tunings. Add a new tune to your repertoire each week as you build the skills needed for Clawhammer Banjo 2. Please bring a five-string banjo. A tuner and recording device are recommended.

Beginning Bluegrass Banjo 2

Jason Stewart
Four Mondays, October 16, 23, 30, November 6
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!