Intermediate Conger Style Mountain Dulcimer w/DJ Hamouris

Intermediate Conger Style Mountain Dulcimer

Intermediate players will be introduced to the Conger method of
"five-fingers on the fretboard" with folk and classical arrangements by
Larry Conger. 2- 3 pieces will be undertaken each class.
We will methodically explore chord shapes all up & down the fretboard in
D-A-dd tuning, getting familiar with their names and how to find them for
future arrangements and jamming.
A capo will be required for some arrangements.
Required texts: September on the Mississippi and The Classical Dulcimer
Available in multiple forms at
(Purchase or download & bring to first class.)

DJ Hamouris

Teacher, Deborah Hamouris, has played mountain dulcimer since 1979 and taught it for over a decade. She has a BA in Music and gets excited about teaching music. Deborah currently directs Women & Song and the Berkeley Dulcimer Orchestra. She founded the annual Berkeley Dulcimer Gathering at the Freight & Salvage, with the 7th annual gathering scheduled on 5/18/19. She recently released her 7th recording, "1 in 8", with jazz guitarist Mimi Fox.

$130 Early Bird before 10/31/17/$140 Regular


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