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New Musical Instrument Workshops Offered by BCC in South County
Dec 21, 2011
Anyone interested in learning to play musical instruments, but have never had the time, is invited to register for one or more of the following new workshops being held at the South County Center of Berkshire Community College (BCC) in Great Barrington this spring. Unless otherwise noted, classes meet Saturday, March 31 through April 14 and cost for registration is $35 per workshop.

"Beginning Ukulele" (WKS-1542) teaches all the basics of the ukulele as well as fun tricks to make participants sound great. Classes meet Tuesday, January 31 through May 15, from 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM. Cost for registration is $145.

"Quick Start Ukulele" (WKS-1539), a three week crash course, helps students get started by covering the basics of the ukulele. Classes meet from 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM.

"Quick Start Mandolin" (WKS-1543), a three week course, gives participants an introduction to playing the mandolin. Classes meet from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM.

"Quick Start 5-String Banjo" (WKS-1544) helps students who have always wanted to play the banjo learn the basics in just three weeks. Classes meet from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM.

"Quick Start Bass Guitar" (WKS-1545) introduces the fundamentals of bass guitar in three weeks. Classes meet from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM.

"Quick Start Guitar" (WKS-1546), a three week course introduces the essentials of guitar. Classes meet from 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM.

For more information, or to register, call BCC's South County Center at 413-528-4521. For long distance (in Mass only), call 800-816-1233, ext. 5201 or 5202.

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