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BCC to Offer Music Workshops in South County
Apr 30, 2012
Anyone interested in learning to play the guitar or ukulele, or brush up on guitar skills, is invited to register for the following workshops held this summer at the South County Center of Berkshire Community College (BCC). Cost for registration is $100 for each workshop.

"Beginners' Jam" (WKS-841) teaches to create your own music to contribute to a group jam session, regardless of your skill level. Classes meet Tuesdays, June 5 through August 21, from 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM.

"Summer Jam Workshop" (WKS-888) combines group play with practical applications of music theory and guitar techniques. Classes meet Thursdays, June 7 through August 23, from 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM.

"Beginning Ukulele" (WKS-1542) teaches all the basics of the ukulele as well as fun tricks to make participants sound great. Classes meet Tuesdays, June 5 through August 21 from 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM or Thursdays, June 7 through August 23, from 7:30 PM to 8:30 PM.

"Absolute Beginners' Guitar" (WKS-796) teaches the basics of guitar from tuning, strumming and finger picking to simple lead and bass lines. Classes meet Tuesdays June 5 through August 21, from 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM, or Thursdays, June 7 through August 23, from 4:30 PM to 5:30 PM.

"Absolute Beginners' - Guitar: Part II" (WKS-893) is a continuation of "Absolute Beginners' Guitar" (WKS 796). Classes meet Thursday, June 7 through August 23, from 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM.

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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