In this class, Vin works through another "small tune," "Lochgilphead," that is excellent practice for rhythm and creating great swing in your playing. Date of Original Live Class: Monday, April 25th, 2016 at 8:00pm Course Name: Technique Development Class Name: Another Small Tune Class Instructor: Vince Janoski Access This Class Recording:
In this class, we cover Heather Grant, a nice 9/8 march, with a bit of audience participation. Date of Original Live Class: Tuesday, April 12, 2016, 8:30 pm Course Name: Repertoire Expansion Class Name: Heather Grant of Strathyre Class Instructor: Eric Ouellette Access This Class Recording:
In this week's class, Bruce reviews some of the principles behind simple and compound time and how to find the proper rhythms and draw out the music from tunes in each type. After recapping some tips on pulsing, Bruce has participants run through some new marches with interesting rhythmic twists.
In this class, Vince shares some of his favoirte search techniques and resources to find tunes you want as part of your repertoire. The class then engages in an activity transcribing a tune from a folk track!
In this class we cover a fantastic and simple 6/8 march, Tug Argan Gap. As usual, Eric delves into exactly what goes into producing stellar 6/8 musicality, and this tune will serve as an excellent tool to work through some of those ideas.