Discover the connection between the folk mandolin and classical mandolin. Learn fundamentals and technique, coordination and speed.
This course aims to connect the folk mandolin and classical mandolin. We’ll work on the fundamentals of sound production, and the definition of the classical mandolin sound, then move on to some basic mandolin techniques that include cross-picking and warm-up exercises. We’ll also overview the classical and romantic mandolin repertoire. Lastly, we will work on coordination and speed. Aimed at beginner and intermediate players though all levels are welcome. The ability to read music will be helpful in this class.