Mandolin Classes

Dix Bruce

The mandolin is one of the most versatile intuitive stringed instruments around. Bluegrass, old-time, Irish, old-time, jazz, blues, swing, rock and classical music have included mandolin.

It’s is perfect for picking out melodies and rhythm in almost any jam or band.    

Mandolin classes will feature all aspects of playing, including:

  • Pick direction
  • How to incorporate melody into your breaks
  • Chords 101
  • Monroe style
  • Playing up the neck
  • How to learn by ear more efficiently
  • Fundamentals of backup
  • How to pick out tunes
  • Creating your own solos

2018 Instructors
more announced soon

Banjo

Gerald Jones

Alan Tompkins


Guitar

Dix Bruce



Mandolin

Dix Bruce

Gerald Jones


Fiddle

Roberta Rast

TBA

Dobro

Finger Style Guitar

Sam Swank


Clawhammer Banjo

Lee Thomas

O.J.Laier


Bass

Irl Hees


Songwriting/Guitar