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Irish Traditional Instruments for Children – Backers Club

guitar classes at the irish cultural centre

MUSIC CLASSES

Backers club (How to accompany Irish Traditional Music) with Tad Sargent.

The ICC are delighted to announce a new class this year entitled 'How to accompany Irish Traditional Music'.

Instruments that can be covered will be:
Guitar (DADGAD tuning)
Bouzouki (GDAD tuning)
Piano/keyboard

Students will be able to choose an instrument they want to focus on. Except the piano, they must come in with their own instrument.

Lessons will cover:
Basic knowledge of keys played in Irish music
Colour coded system of learning keys and progressions
Rhythm techniques and dynamics
Tune/melody studying from an accompanists perspective
History of backing styles in traditional Irish music

TIMES | Saturdays 10.00AM - 11.00AM

VENUE | Irish Cultural Centre, 5 Black's Road, Hammersmith , London W6 9DT

PRICE | £110

AGE 8+

WINTER/SPING TERM DATES 2020

Jan: 18, 25
Feb: 1, 8. 15, 29

March: 7,14, 21, 28

Half Term is the week of 22nd Feb.