Banjo Classes

Beginning Bluegrass Banjo 2

Jason Stewart
Five Mondays, May 7, 14, 21, (skip 28), June 4, 11
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
5 weeks, $125

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! For advanced beginners, or those who've taken Beginning Bluegrass Banjo 1.

Intermediate Banjo: Chord Shapes for Backup and Soloing

Wesley Corbett
Saturday, May 19
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
$40

Open up a whole new world in your banjo playing by learning a few left-hand chord shapes that, when coupled with right-hand rolls, can be used to backup, solo, or compose songs and tunes. Break down one of J.D. Crowe’s solos and discover what makes his playing unique. Use your new knowledge of Scruggs-style picking to expose your right hand to new patterns and rhythms, and take advantage of everything that comes naturally on your instrument!