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Music Workshops Offered At BCC's South County Center
Sep 3, 2013
Berkshire Community College's (BCC) South County Center is offering a variety of music workshops this fall.

"Absolute Beginner's Guitar" (WKS-796) teaches the basics from tuning to strumming to finger picking. Participants will also learn simple lead and bass lines - and will even start playing songs the first week! Class meets Thursdays starting Sept. 5 through Dec. 12 from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. The cost for registration is $140.

"Beyond Basic Guitar" (WKS-1672) aims to expand students' basic guitar skills by teaching about capos and transposing and playing in different positions up and down the neck of the guitar. Class meets on Thursdays from Sept. 5 through Dec. 12 from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Registration is $210.

"Basics of Fingerstyle Guitar" (WKS-842) is a two-part workshop that will start with simple arpeggios and work up to early intermediate Travis picking. Class meets on Saturdays - Oct. 19 and Oct. 26 from noon to 2 p.m. The registration cost is $40.

"Basic Music Theory" (WKS-1525) will allow participants to learn the ABCs of scales and chords in a simple two-part workshop. Class meets on Saturdays - Oct. 19 and Oct. 26 from 10 a.m. to noon. The registration cost is $40.

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.

For more information about BCC's workshops, visit www.berkshirecc.edu/workshops.

About Berkshire Community College
Berkshire Community College (BCC) is a public, fully accredited, community college offering associate degree and certificate programs, as well as various other educational opportunities, primarily to the residents of Berkshire County and surrounding areas. Visit BCC online at www.berkshirecc.edu.
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