Banjo (MIN2215.01)

John Kirk

Beginning, intermediate, or advanced group lessons on the 5-string banjo in the claw-hammer/frailing style. Student will learn to play using simple song sheets with chords, tablature, and standard notation. Using chord theory and scale work, personal music-making skills will be enhanced. Awareness of traditional styles of playing the instrument will be furthered through a listening component and ensemble playing with other instrumentalists. Student will be expected to perform at Music Workshop, or as part of a concert, in ensemble and/or solo. Student must have his/her own instrument (5-string banjo).

Corequisites: Student must have own instrument (5-string banjo).

Prerequisites: None.
Credits: 2
F 11:00am - 11:50am
Maximum Enrollment: 12
Course Frequency:
This course is categorized as 2000, All courses, Instrumental Study, John Kirk, Tuesday and/or Friday Mornings, Two Credit, and tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , .