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Get that old 5-string banjo out from wherever it’s squirreled away, dust it off, and learn to play from longtime picker and instructor Chuck Holloway! Learn tuning, picking, and most importantly--how to have FUN with your 5-string. No music experience necessary. Bring your enthusiasm, your banjo, fingerpicks, a recording device, and a sincere desire to learn. Bluegrass lovers will especially enjoy this class. Chuck’s forty year love and history with the 5-string makes for a knowledgeable and lively learning environment.Beginners and experinced players welcomed. For more information email charlesmholloway@gmail.com     

23628

Start date: 09/28/17

Room :  Mary Spilde Center Room 210

8 sessions.

Weekly - Thu 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM (9/28/2017-11/16/2017)

Class Cost: $105.00

Instructor : Charles Holloway 

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  MSC Classroom - Mary Spilde Center.



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Playing the guitar is a fun easy way to share the music locked inside. Learn chording (strumming) or picking (flatpicking) from longtime player/picker/performer/instructor Chuck Holloway. Learn how to use a pick, how to tune, read tablature, change strings, and have fun with this versatile instrument. No Experience necessary. For more information email charlesmholloway@gmail.com    

23629

Start date: 09/26/17

Room :  Mary Spilde Center Rm 416

8 sessions.

Weekly - Tue 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM (9/26/2017-11/14/2017)

Class Cost: $105.00

Instructor : Charles Holloway 

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  MSC Classroom - Mary Spilde Center.



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Learn the basics for learning the West African poly-rhythmic orchestra including djembe accompaniment parts, musical signals and arrangements, solo phrases and bass drum and bell parts. Experience the vibrant poly-rhythms of Guinea, West Africa in a non-threatening atmosphere that is fun, encouraging, and inspirational for beginning and experienced drummers alike! Early Bird Pricing thru 9/15: $70 or $55 for students w/valid school i.d., $75/$60 after 9/15. Register via phone or email: 541.232.5471 or Andrea@WestAfricanCulturalArts.org. Have you ever wanted to take an African drum class, but felt just a little bit intimidated? Well now is your chance to learn about the vibrant poly-rhythms of Guinea, West Africa in a non-threatening atmosphere that is fun, encouraging, and inspirational for beginning and experienced drummers alike! Join Alseny Yansane, dynamic teacher & fourteen year performing artist with world renowned Ballets Africains of Guinea as he offers a drum classes that will teach all the basics for learning the West African poly-rhythmic orchestra including djembe accompaniment parts, musical signals and arrangements, solo phrases and bass drum and bell parts. Andrea and Papa Yansane will be assisting in the class to help Alseny demonstrate how the different drum parts line up to best model how they fit together musically.

23601

Start date: 10/02/17

Room :  WOW Hall

5 sessions.

Weekly - Mon 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM (10/2/2017-10/30/2017)

Class Cost: $75.00

Instructor : TBD TBD 

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Location : WOW Classroom - WOW Hall Location : 
  WOW Classroom - WOW Hall.

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Whether preparing for a presentation, a performance or an audition learn techniques to: over come stage fright, get rid of "tells," relax the voice, sound and appear confident & stand out in a good way.  Questions? Contant Melody at voicepiecestudio@gmail.com.

23637

Start date: 11/07/17

Room :  Mary Spilde Center Rm 106

2 sessions.

Weekly - Tue 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM (11/7/2017-11/14/2017)

Class Cost: $39.00

Instructor : Borland-Bell 

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  MSC Classroom - Mary Spilde Center.



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Come join us for a rollicking journey through music's history from the religious music of J.S. Bach to the music of the Mondern Jazz Quartet, Wayne Shorter, Dave Matthews, and more. Along the way we consider how music is put together, what to listen for, and why classical compositions are relevant for the underdstanding of today's music.

23662

Start date: 10/02/17

Room :  Mary Spilde Center Room 408

5 sessions.

Weekly - Mon 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM (10/2/2017-10/30/2017)

Class Cost: $79.00

Instructor : Janet Pollack 

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  MSC Classroom - Mary Spilde Center.



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You want to learn piano, so come learn beginning practical keyboard in a relaxed, small group setting, plus functional use of chords, note reading and ear training, improvisation and arranging, solo/ensemble playing and playing varied musical styles. Appropriate for beginners, teens, or adults. Required textbook is available for purchase the first day of class for $20 by cash or check.    

23644

Start date: 09/25/17

Room :  Eugene Piano Academy

10 sessions.

Weekly - Mon 6:30 PM - 7:25 PM (9/25/2017-11/27/2017)

Class Cost: $139.00

Instructor : Christopher Misa 

Location : EPA Classroom - Eugene Piano Academy Location : 
  EPA Classroom - Eugene Piano Academy.



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You want to learn piano, so come learn beginning practical keyboard in a relaxed, small group setting, plus functional use of chords, note reading and ear training, improvisation and arranging, solo/ensemble playing and playing varied musical styles. Appropriate for beginners, teens, or adults. Required textbook is available for purchase the first day of class for $20 by cash or check.    

23643

Start date: 09/26/17

Room :  Eugene Piano Academy

10 sessions.

Weekly - Tue 1:00 PM - 1:55 PM (9/26/2017-11/28/2017)

Class Cost: $139.00

Instructor : Christopher Misa 

Location : EPA Classroom - Eugene Piano Academy Location : 
  EPA Classroom - Eugene Piano Academy.



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 Introduces music lovers and beginning musicians to the fundamental building blocks of popular and classical music: pitches, intervals, scales, and chords.  Students will develop a working knowledge of these tools in an interactive class setting. A $10 reader supplement is required: pay by cash or check to the instructor the first day of class.    

23645

Start date: 09/26/17

Room :  Eugene Piano Academy, 507 Willamette Street, Eugene

5 sessions.

Weekly - Tue 2:00 PM - 2:55 PM (9/26/2017-10/24/2017)

Class Cost: $69.00

Instructor : Christopher Misa 

Location : EPA Classroom - Eugene Piano Academy Location : 
  EPA Classroom - Eugene Piano Academy.



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Instructor Approval required to take this class.  Advanced instruction and additional hands-on time with studio/audio equipment such as Mics, EQ, cable trouble shooting, compression, limiting, gating, console routing, speakers and reverb/delay/FX used in mixing. Discussions and examples of Live Sound / Music Production / Mixing in the studio / the art of Mastering.   

23667

Start date: 10/30/17

Room :  Sprout City Studios

5 sessions.

Weekly - Mon 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM (10/30/2017-11/27/2017)

Class Cost: $239.00

Instructor : Thaddeus Moore 

Location : SCS Classroom - Sprout City Studios Location : 
  SCS Classroom - Sprout City Studios.



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Learn what makes a successful song and the techniques the pros are using: developing ideas, lyrics, melodies, background music, overcoming common pitfalls, copyrights & registrations, formats, breaking free from stage fright, expanding your current writing styles, submission basics and much more. Whether you ar an accomplished musician or don't play a single instrument you will have 4-8 new original songs on completion of the course. Taught by award winning singer/songwriter and professional voice trainer. 

23684

Start date: 10/03/17

Room :  Mary Spilde Center Rm 106

4 sessions.

Weekly - Tue 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM (10/3/2017-10/24/2017)

Class Cost: $119.00

Instructor : Borland-Bell 

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  MSC Classroom - Mary Spilde Center.



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