Winter Session: January 8 – March 26, 2021
One hour class 20$ per class, 240$ for 12 classes
This class is one hour long session online using zoom. Students will work on many violin techniques, scales, studies, various styles pieces and play for each other one at a time, play together with microphones off following the teacher. Violin related topics like violin performance practice, important violin figures, players, makers, history of the instrument as well as music theory will be discussed in class. This class gives an opportunity to join our growing community based on the common love for Violin culture and to enjoy playing together, listen to others play and perform for each other. Students will learn many new styles and familiar and rear violin pieces during the class and will meet many supportive like-minded people and to learn lots together.
Depending on the Covid-19 Pandemic situation in Ottawa, local students may have a chance to get together and record videos of the pieces played in class in the end of each session.
Techniques: Violin / fiddle basics, scales D, A, G, a, d, sluring, strings crossing, basic rhythms, staccato, etc.
Program: Classical, Folk, Fiddle tunes, easy Popular, Broadway movie music accompanied by backing tracks, live piano, ukulele, guitar.