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Beginning Ukulele
This is the perfect starter class for the new ukulele player or the novice who wants to sharpen their skills.  Students will start with beginner lessons that cover how to hold and strum a ukulele, plus all the basics of tuning. This class will teach you to strum a few basic ukulele chords properly and comfortably before you start looking at music books, chord charts, tuning diagrams, and tablature, so you won’t have to figure it out all at once.  Bring your ukulele, a music stand (if you prefer to use one), and video recording ability to make videos for practice at home.
Scott Foxx                          6:30pm-8:00 Tu                          28292
5/2 to 6/6                            Redmond RTEC 138                   Cost $89

Beginning 5-String Banjo
If you love bluegrass music, or if you’ve always wanted to learn how to play the banjo, now is your chance! Learn everything from the basics of how to hold and tune the instrument, to basic bluegrass banjo techniques and tablature* and playing basic finger patterns and beginning songs. Bring a 5-string banjo, thumb pick, two finger picks and an electronic tuner.*Tablature is a notation system used for string instruments like banjo and guitar, and you don’t have to read music to use it. 
Joseph Falletta                    6:30pm-8:00 Tu                           28390
5/2 to 6/6                            Redmond RTEC 209                   Cost $89           

Intermediate 5-String Banjo
Get ready to jam! Intermediate 5-String Banjo will include bluegrass banjo techniques (melodic, progressive), learning to play fiddle tunes, and advanced banjo runs, improvising individually and together as a group. Come join the fun! Bring your 5-string banjo, one thumb pick, two finger picks, headstock electronic tuner (i.e. Planet Waves, Intelli-Touch) and banjo capo (optional). Suggested Text: Bluegrass Banjo by Pete Wernick and Melodic Banjo by Tony Trischka.
These books are not available at the COCC Bookstore but can be purchased from a company of your choice.
Joseph Falletta                     6:30pm-8:00 Th                         28391
5/4 to 6/8                            Redmond RTEC 209                   Cost $89

                                                                                                                       

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Music Made Easy - Online class

$95 online course
Learn the fundamentals of music theory. Be able to read, write, and play simple music.
Start Dates: Jan 18, 2017; Feb 15, Mar 15, Apr 12
For additional information on this course or other online classes go to www.ed2go.com/cocc/


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