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2017 Friday Class Schedule

Friday 11/10
Session Banjo Intro Bluegrass Banjo Setup Jam Clawhammer Banjo
Session Time Intro to Banjo: OTB/BGB: Gary Beginner Scruggs: Bobby Intermediate Scruggs: Seth Advanced Bluegrass: Rob Banjo Setup: Tom Jam Class: Wayne Beginner: Hilary Intermediate/ Advanced: Bob Open
8:30-9:00 Registration & Welcome to The North Carolina Banjo Clinic
F1 9:00-10:15 Intro to Banjo 1 Beginner 1 Find the Melody Theory That Matters Banjo Setup Playing in G, LH & RH Technique Next Level Techniques
F2 10:30-12:00 Intro to Banjo 2 Beginner 2 Backup Techniques Focus on LH Technique Banjo Setup Expand on Playing in G Next Level Techniques Continued
Lunch 12:00-1:30 Break for lunch or jam
F3 1:30-2:45 Intro to Banjo 3 Beginner 3 Essential Licks Playing Melodies through Chord Forms Banjo Setup Jam Class A Tuning, Drop Thumb Scales & Chords in Alternative Tunings
F4 3:00-4:30 Intro to Banjo 4 Beginner 4 Incorporating Drive Developing Arrangements Banjo Setup Jam Class Review Tunes in G & A Scales & Chords in Alternative Tunings
4:45-5:30 Faculty Jam
Dinner 5:30 Break for dinner or jam. Private Lessons.
5:30-11:00 Open Jam

2017 Saturday Class Schedule

Saturday 11/11
Session Banjo Intro Bluegrass Banjo Setup Jam Clawhammer Banjo
Session Time Intro to Banjo: OTB/BGB: Gary Beginner Scruggs: Bobby Intermediate Scruggs: Donnie Advanced Bluegrass: Mike Special Bluegrass: Rob Banjo Setup: Warren Jam Class: Wayne Beginner: Hilary Intermediate/ Advanced: Bob Open
8:30-9:00 Registration
S1 9:00-10:15 Intro to Banjo 5 Beginner 5 Chordal Backup Forthcoming Tunings for Backing Vocalists Banjo Setup Playing in A Modal & D, Scales New Dimensions in Lesser-Used Tunings
S2 10:30-11:45 Intro to Banjo 6 Beginner 6 Common Scruggs Backup Licks Forthcoming Simple Melodies in Multiple Locations Banjo Setup Playing in A Modal & D, Up the Neck New Dimensions in Lesser-Used Tunings
11:45-12:00 Take Clinic Class Picture
Lunch 12:00-1:30 Break for Lunch or Jam
S3 1:30-2:45 Intro to Banjo 7 Beginner 7 Using Chord Structures Forthcoming Up the Neck Backup Banjo Setup Jam Class Review Tune in D, C Tuning New Tunes: Tab to Ear
S4 3:00-4:30 Intro to Banjo 8 Beginner 8 or Attend Jam Class Song Study Forthcoming Eric Weissberg's Pony Express Banjo Setup Jam Class Class Review New Tunes: Tab to Ear
4:45-5:30 Faculty Jam
5:30-7:00 Clinic Close Out & Private Lessons

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