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Through fundraising efforts and membership, we are able to pay instructors a fair wage while allowing all members of the community to participate regardless of income level. New workshops are still being added—check back for specific dates! All materials are provided unless otherwise noted. Pre-registration is required. To register, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or call (315) 482-2536.
Intro to Guitar
In this course students will learn basic chord progressions, finger positionings, and a song with music to take home. Each participant must come to workshop with his or her own guitar and strings.
10 a.m.-12 p.m. Saturday, June 16
Instructor: Chad Darou has been playing music since he was 8. He has played dobro on stage and in studio with such greats as Bill Keith, Bill Harrell, Frank Wakefield, The Gibson Brothers, Dan Tyminski, Lonesome River Band, Dell Reeves, Bill Anderson, Ray Legere and the Abrams Brothers.
Fundamentals of Violin
In this workshops, students will learn proper technique on violin, finger positions, and basic scales. Instructor will be available at the conclusion of the series to sign people up for private instruction if desired.
1-3 p.m. Saturday, June 16
Instructor: Brian Purwin is a professional violinist and pianist living in Redwood, N.Y.
Note: When you pre-register, let us know if you need to borrow a violin! Free, day-long rentals are being made available through a partnership with Trillium Performing Arts Center.