Mandolin Classes

Beginning Mandolin 1

Wes Weddell
Five Mondays, October 22, 29, November 5, 12, 19
7:45 PM - 8:45 PM
5 weeks, $125

For total beginners. Learn to play chords and simple melodies, then begin to explore different strumming patterns, tremolos, and double-picking. Build confidence as you apply these skills and others to well-known songs. Emerge a capable mandolinist able to add parts and pick with friends in a variety of styles--all in just five weeks! A music stand is helpful, but not required. For more information, visit wesweddell.com.

Beginning Mandolin 2 (4 weeks)

Wes Weddell
Four Mondays, November 26, December 3, 10, 17
7:45 PM - 8:45 PM
4 weeks, $125

For players with some experience (or who have just completed Beginning Mandolin 1) looking to grow from sit-at-home skills to playing with other instruments or in ensembles. Tackle more advanced chord voicings and positions, apply tremolos more broadly, and build scale patterns for playing leads in a variety of styles that highlight the instrument's versatility. Develop a reliable toolkit so you can add color to others' songs -- or accompany your own!