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.

Prerequisites: Student must have own instrument (5-string banjo).
Credits: 2
F 11:00-11:50
Maximum Enrollment: 12
Course Frequency: Every Term
This course is categorized as All courses, Instrumental Study.