BertramLevy Posted January 6, 2012 Share Posted January 6, 2012 Daylong workshop with Bertram Levy Saturday February 18 2012 Dusty Strings www.dustystrings.com 3406 Fremont Avenue North Seattle Washington 206 634 1662 Saturday March 3 2012 Button Box www.buttonbox.com 42 Amherst Rd Sunderland MA 01375 413 665 7793 A daylong intensive workshop based on methods as described in the new tutor: American Fiddle Styles for the Anglo Concertina. The workshop will aim to cover techniques for learning tunes efficiently and developing a better understanding of fingering options. In addition the participants will learn the elements of style in playing American fiddle tunes. There will be 3 sessions: 1. Learning tunes efficiently. Starting with simple tunes, we will explore the technique for visualizing phrases in the form of hand shapes. Tunes: Shoes and Stocking, Old Molly Hare, Lady of the Lake. For all levels 2. Stylistic Techniques of double stops, triplets and counterpoint as ornamentation for American Fiddle tunes: Shady Grove , Granny, Sally Ann Johnson, 28th of January. Intermediate level 3. Principles of harmonic arrangements of fiddle tunes through counterpoint and chords. Rock the Cradle Joe, Rose Division Intermediate level A concert will follow in the evening of each event For registration and information please contact either www.dustystrings.com or www.buttonbox.com Quote Link to comment Share on other sites More sharing options...
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