Class £5 per session - pay as you go
Music Group and Introduction to learning by ear - 5.00pm - 5.30pm
are those who are completely new to learning an instrument or may have just started playing
within the last year or so. If you like the idea of learning an
instrument but are not sure how to proceed, just come along and sit in to
see if you would like to join this group. There is a page of tunes
on this website that you will learn in this group - click
here. This group is also open to those joining the later group
and will be useful for those wishing to start to play by ear.
Strung Music Group - understanding the dance music genre - 5.30pm - 7.00pm
of this group should be familiar with their instrument and be able to play
a simple tune. There will be opportunity to play at different paces
so everyone gets a good play. Each week we will explore a new tune
set and play through previous tune sets in the repertoire. Please
scroll down to the timetable to see a planned sets of tunes.
notation readers will be using
music score and learn to bring out the dance rhythm of jigs, reels, rants,
polkas, and hornpipes. Non readers will be able to learn by ear and have
the chance to pick up reading if they so wish.
Music score is accessed via the
A-Z tunes index on this website with the icon
(print out or download onto a device).
slow recording of each tune in the set is available via the A-Z
tunes index and has the icon
class is suitable for all instruments. If you require the
score in another key please e mail http://mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org
Woodwind and brass players may like to
use the chord structure to play their own bass line.