ROCK BAND -
Led by Alec Fehl, this is a brand new addition to our Sound Education ensemble program. Spring semester starts January 11, 2014. Auditions begin December 28, 2013. Ages 10-17
Students play in a rock band with their peers over a 12 week semester. Throughout the semester, students receive expert mentoring from instructor Alec Fehl as they hone their performance skills in preparation for an end-of-semester concert.
Spring 2014 semester:
- Start date: Saturday, January 11
- Concert date: Saturday, March 29
- Auditions/Meet the Teacher: Saturdays, Dec 28 and Jan 4 (call to schedule a time and for more info)
- Theme: Three Decades of Rock: 60s, 70s, and 80s
- Students will learn songs from genres that defined the 60s, 70s, and 80s
- 1960s: Surf, Psychedelic, Folk
- 1970s: Disco, Progressive, Glam, Punk
- 1980s: New Wave, Hair Metal, Funk Metal
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DOWNLOAD PDF HERE: Asheville Music School Sound Education Rock Band-v2
Piano skills are a must for a well-rounded music education. This class is open to AMS students and the general public. Call ahead to schedule
Taught by AMS faculty member Frank Argento
Open to all ages.
Requirement: Intermediate level reading or above.
Directed by Gary Bradley
Meets on Saturday afternoons.
Every Monday night at 6:30pm
Led by Sharon LaMotte and Mike Holstein
Focused in the jazz idiom. Beginner-Intermediate levels.
Fridays afterschool and Saturdays.
For intermediate and advanced instrumentalists.
with Mariya Potapova and Frank Argento
Call Amy Rae at (828) 215-6098 for information and to schedule interview/audition.
We are currently accepting inquiries to start building this class for early 2014.
This class will cover the basics of guitar playing: tuning, chording, following a lead sheet, right hand technique (pick and finger picking), and several common rhythms such as alternating bass, shuffle, and reggae. You will learn several songs and have the opportunity to play in a group setting.
We are currently accepting inquiries to start building this class for early 2014. All instruments will be welcome. Must have some playing experience.