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Learn to play a musical instrument, or expand your current musical skills in our fun classes. We offer guitar classes, along with other instruments such as harp, dulcimer and piano. All skill levels are welcome. You can also work on your voice skills by joining our singing and choir classes in both jazz and traditional styles. Give yourself the gift of music that will last a lifetime.

Music - Upcoming Classes

Class Name

This instrument is widely used in the American old‐time music tradition. Its origins are traced back to the early 1800's from the Scots‐Irish in the southern Appalachian Mountains. In this class you will learn to play tunes in the DAD tuning. While some music theory will be covered, you don't need any previous musical experience to be successful. Loaner instruments are available during class time. Required text: First Lessons Dulcimer by Joyce Ochs, available at Apple Mountain Music or eBook online at http://www.melbay.com or at Apple Mountain Music.

Note: UNM Tuition Remission eligible under Personal Enrichment.

Section FAA‐PE

12759
$85
9/25/17 - 10/16/17
Mon 7:00 PM ‐ 8:30 PM
Irma Reeder
Apple Mountain Music

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Want to sing with more confidence and control? If you can carry a tune, join this vocals class to practice singing solo and as a group with a certified singing teacher. You'll pick up easy‐to‐learn vocal techniques combined with fun performance practice. You'll also work with professional music equipment. Note: A $25 materials fee for a CD and vocal instruction sheets will be collected at the first class.

Note: UNM Tuition Remission eligible under Personal Enrichment.

Section FAA‐PE

12791
$105
10/12/17 - 11/16/17
Thu 7:00 PM ‐ 8:30 PM
Diana Segara
Segara Residence ‐ NE Area

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Come and be captivated by this wonderful instrument! In this class, you will enjoy learning to play songs of various styles. Previous musical experinece is not required as basic music theory will be covered. It is not necessary to own a harp. You will have an opportunity to play a number of harps to experience the difference in size and tone. Required text: Teach Yourself to Play the Folk Harp, by Sylvia Woods, available for purchase at Apple Mountain Music at first class meeting. Come early to arrange for an instrument and to purchase text.

Note: UNM Tuition Remission eligible under Personal Enrichment.

Section FAA‐PE

12757
$85
11/13/17 - 11/20/17
Mon 7:00 PM ‐ 9:00 PM
Irma Reeder
Apple Mountain Music

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UNM Tuition Remission

UNM Staff, Faculty & Retirees: You may use your Personal Enrichment Tuition Remission for Music Classes.

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