On-line Learning

House bound?  Can't travel?  Consider these opportunities for on-line learning of traditional music:

https://augustaheritagecenter.org/ Participants will have access to over 150 video lessons!  75+ Augusta instructors will be contributing video lessons to this project and participants will have access to every lesson. Augusta will upload Week 1 classes on June 21, Week 2 classes on June 28, and Week 3 classes on July 5. View and learn at your own pace before the interactive sessions with instructors in July. Access to all materials will be available until October 1. Interact with instructors and other students in real time from July 6 – 24.

https://www.oaim.ie/. Online Academy of Irish Music.

https://fiddlehed.com/ Geared for beginner and intermediate players.

https://www.fiddlevideo.com/. Multiple traditional fiddle styles taught.

https://truefire.com/. Cathy Fink runs this site. Lots of varied traditional music instruction offered.

https://banjobenclark.com/ Texan Ben Clark teaches multiple instruments.

https://artistworks.com/.  Courses are very in-depth and taught by recognized artists.

https://pegheadnation.com/.  Wide variety of traditional music genres by recognized artists.

shop.jalopytheatre.org/workshops (Swamp in the City). Wide array of traditional artists with emphasis on traditional Cajun artists such as Joel Savoy, Kelli Jones, Kevin Wimmer, Blake Miller. THIS IS DATE SENSITIVE- May 16.

david@davidgreely.com (David Greely). Cajun vocals, Cajun songs, Cajun song translations taught on line.

piedmontbluz.com (Valarie Turner). Piedmont style fingerpicking guitar, and vocals continuing in the traditions of Mississippi John HurtElizabeth CottenMemphis Minnie, and Etta Baker

http://www.guadalupeculturalarts.org/category-education/guadalupe-academy/music-online/ (Guadalupe Cultural Arts Center}. Online classes include Mariachi vocals, mariachi violin, trumpet, guitar, ensemble; conjunto accordion, bajo sexto

https://michaelismerio.com/fiddle-lessons/ {Michael Ismerio} Old Time Fiddle.

Stuck at Home Sale! 50% off all instructional videos and Online one-to-one lessons until we are free to leave our homes!
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www.handmademusicschool.com (Handmade Music School}. Old time, bluegrass, and traditional music and dances from Floyd County, Virginia and throughout the Blue Ridge Mountains. Old time fiddle, bowing: Erynn Marshall. Old time mandolin: Carl Jones. Traditional banjo & fiddle: Mac and Hanna Traynham.

YouTube lessons. Many artists currently have video instruction via YouTube.Using the desired artists’ Facebook pages and YouTube or YouTube channels, instructions can be found how to access individual lessons, either via YouTube, Patreon, Skype, etc. Look up your favorite traditional musician , and proceed from there.