Instructor: Cary Black. The Walking Bass: This class is an overview of the ingredients scales chord tones chromatic tones target/approach notes repeated notes and combining ways of tried-and-true patterns into bass lines that support simple chord progressions. ...
Instructor: Cary Black,This lesson is exploratory on how to create a steady, supportive, and dynamic ‘time’ feel. Topics may include:amplifying the pulse in 2 beat, walking, and waltz time;anchoring the time in the body-swing time versus straight...
Instructor: Cary Black Beyond the Root & Fifth: This class will help you expand your musical vocabulary and tool box of techniques as you dive deep into Leading Tones, Passing Tones, Bass Runs, Rhythmic Accents, Syncopations. As these...
2021 MonManCamp Registration Begins August 17
The mission of the MonManCamp is simply to further the legacy left by the Father of Bluegrass Music, Bill Monroe. Our goals for camp are to:
Preserve the music created and recorded by Bill Monroe
Use the transformative power of music to foster relationships while building communities worldwide
Educate contemporary music enthusiasts about fundamental building blocks, stylistic elements, and techniques that are unique to this music
Present a curriculum that forwards an understanding of the players and culture that created Bluegrass music
Monroe Mandolin Camp, a 501(c)(3) Non-Profit Corporation.