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  Learn to play the guitar! Students learn to play the acoustic guitar by developing a solid foundation of the basics. Topics include:   • Strumming • Scales, songs, practice • Open chords (major and minor) • Finger exercises & picking • Introduction to finger-style $20 materials fee payable in class. Note: Students must bring an acoustic guitar, strap and pick to class.  

3025X

Start date: 06/23/18

Weekly - Sat 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM (6/23/2018-7/14/2018)

Course: $79.00

Materials: $20.00

Instructor : Spencer Artwick 

4 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly - Sat .

Location : PCC Campus Location : 
  PCC Campus.

Room :  CA117



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  A rock legend is born! You started playing the guitar and love it – so keep strumming with this class to further develop the skills and concepts introduced in the beginning Acoustic Guitar class. Learn to read and play melodies on all six strings of the guitar, expand the vocabulary of chords and strumming patterns, progress to playing more advanced songs and riffs using tablature, and explore essential acoustic guitar techniques such as fingerpicking. $20 materials fee payable in class (new students only).   Prerequisites: Acoustic Guitar class or have equivalent knowledge. Students should be able to read notes on the treble strings of the guitar in first/open position, understand tablature and chord charts, and play open major and minor chords (e.g. E, A, D, G, C, Em, Am, Dm).   Note: Students must bring an acoustic guitar, strap and pick to class.  

3026X

Start date: 07/28/18

Weekly - Sat 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM (7/28/2018-8/18/2018)

Course: $79.00

Materials: $20.00

Instructor : Spencer Artwick 

4 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly - Sat .

Location : PCC Campus Location : 
  PCC Campus.

Room :  CA117



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  This exciting workshop will get you jammin' the blues immediately! Play and have fun as you are introduced to many of the tricks and techniques used to make the harmonica laugh, cry, wail and scream! No previous musical experience is required - only a love of the blues and a desire to play the harmonica. Students will need a "C" major diatonic harmonica, available for purchase in class for $12. $15 materials fee payable in class.  

3009X

Start date: 07/24/18

Weekly - Tue 8:15 PM - 9:45 PM (7/24/2018-7/24/2018)

Course: $35.00

Materials: $15.00

Instructor : David Broida 

1 session

Days of the Week : Weekly - Tue .

Location : PCC Campus Location : 
  PCC Campus.

Room :  R102



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  Breathing is the foundation when playing the harmonica; and breathing correctly calms the body, mind and spirit. Join us as we take basic pop, folk and blues melodies and invigorate them with simple, but powerful, techniques to make any song deeply expressive. No previous ability to read or play music required. Note: Students will need a "C" major diatonic harmonica, available for purchase in class for $12. $15 materials fee payable in class.   

3004X

Start date: 07/24/18

Weekly - Tue 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM (7/24/2018-7/24/2018)

Course: $35.00

Materials: $15.00

Instructor : David Broida 

1 session

Days of the Week : Weekly - Tue .

Location : PCC Campus Location : 
  PCC Campus.

Room :  R102



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  Introduction to Piano Do you ever hear people playing the piano and wonder what it would be like to sit at the piano and play? Now is the time to begin! This course is designed to teach the concepts and fundamentals needed to play the piano. The class will increase musical understanding beyond just reading notes by introducing a vocabulary of chords and keys, accompaniment patterns, and proper techniques. Learn to play melodies in several positions and develop consistent practice habits. At course end, students will have learned to play some of the standards of piano repertoire while gaining a thorough understanding of the basic concepts of music. Students must have their own piano or keyboard at home as daily practice is required.   Required Textbook: Alfred's Group Piano for Adults Student Book 1 (Second Edition), by E.L. Lancaster and Kenon D. Renfrow (ISBN: 978-0739053010) available online and at local bookstores. List price: $36.99.  

3022X

Start date: 06/23/18

Weekly - Sat 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM (6/23/2018-7/21/2018)

Course: $59.00

Materials: $0.00

Instructor : Erica Gilstrap 

5 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly - Sat .

Location : PCC Campus Location : 
  PCC Campus.

Room :  CA116



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  Shower singers, students and professional singers alike will learn important basics (thoroughly drilled) about the singing instrument one should know before ever starting to vocalize. These drills produce INSTANT results. A $1 materials fee payable in class.  

6150X

Start date: 07/08/18

Weekly - Sun 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM (7/8/2018-7/29/2018)

Course: $75.00

Materials: $1.00

Instructor : Judith Townsend 

4 sessions.

Days of the Week : Weekly -Sun .

Location : PCC Campus Location : 
  PCC Campus.

Room :  V208



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