#4E 10:30 – 11:45 MD Intermediate
with the Dulcimer – Fun for All
great fun to sing with the dulcimer. To get us started we’ll go through basic
chords, and then chords in different positions, which makes instant harmony!
Then we’ll have fun singing some songs together. I’ll have some and you can
bring your favorites to share also.
#5A 1:00 – 2:15 MD Beginner
Porch Strumming and More!
work on developing a good right hand strum, learn how strum direction can help
you with counting and rhythms and explore some basic ideas about chords and
left hand fingering. AND, we’ll learn some really fun tunes for your
repertoire. DAD Tuning
#6C 2:30 – 3:45 MD Intermediate
Tunes in E minor
tuning is great for lute tunes, international tunes and lovely airs. It gives
the dulcimer a wonderful medieval sound. DAD Tuning and a capo
#7D 4:00 – 5:15 MD Intermediate
robust work songs have strong rhythms are great fun to play on the dulcimer.
We’ll learn a few and the history behind these songs of the sea. DAD Tuning,
and maybe a capo. New Repertoire for Mt. Dora
#10D 1:00 – 2:15 MD Intermediate
Along Without Panic – Join the Jamming Fun
eyes, ears, TAB and musical understanding to play along and join in! We’ll
learn simple techniques to help you learn new tunes quickly and painlessly. DAD
#11C 2:30 – 3:45 MD Intermediate
picking to Bluegrassy Fingerpicking
take a tune or two and by varying your right hand technique we’ll play it with
the basic strum technique, then substitute the bum-daddies for bluegrass style
fingerpicking/ I’ll show you how. Earl Scruggs and Nashville….Here we come! DAD
#12 D 4:00 – 5:15 MD Intermediate
lovely step-hop rhythm of the sailor’s dance makes Hornpipes some of my
favorites to play (and they don’t go to fast) Learn the right hand technique
you’ll need to enjoy them too. (Great to pair with sea shanties!) DAD tuning