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 Nigel Gatherer's Mandolin School

Nigel Gatherer's Mandolin School

Improvers Mandolin Class


This is an online adult evening class in Improvers/Lower Intermediate Mandolin. Participants should know the basics of the mandolin and have been learning for at least a year. During the course we'll be further developing the techniques necessary to playing the mandolin, increasing our repertoire of tunes, and learning about mandolin music from around the world.

The fee for the eight-week term is £40.00, or £60.00 for two classes. You can use the button below to pay, or for alternative ways of paying, visit this page.

Class name   NGMS Improvers Mandolin
Location   Online
Day   Tuesdays
Time   6.45-7.50pm
Latest update   25th April 2022 3pm
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Meeting ID   962 2019 2263
Password   mandolin
Class Schedule, Term C (April - June 2022)
 
Date Tunes
26/4 C1 Bill Collins
Many's the Thing I Saw
Irish jig
reel
3/5 C2 Star Wars Main Theme
Lili Marlene
film theme
politics & war
10/4 C3 The Eighth of January
Sugarfoot Rag
American old-time
American old-time
17/5 C4 Spootiskerry Shetland reel
24/5 C5 Heaven's Gate Waltz
Down Home Waltz
American waltzes
31/5 C6
7/6 C7
14/6 C8
 
 
Previous Classes (September 21-March 22)
 
Date Tunes
22/3 B10 Loch Katrine's Lady slow air
15/3 B9 Ashokan Farewell lament
8/3 B8 March of the Women
If There Weren't Any Women in the World
International
Women's Day
1/3 B7 Niels Jorgensen's Polka
Josefins Dopvals
Swedish tunes
22/2 B6 Reel Malbaie
Reel Eugene
French Canadian tunes
8/2 B5 Her Mantle So Green Irish slow air
1/2 B4 Glasgow Highlanders/Croppie's Strathspey strathspeys
25/1 B3 The Liverpool Hornpipe
The Trumpet Hornpipe
hornpipes
18/1 B2 Arpeggios 1
Scale Runs 1
Thirds 1
Zig Zags 1
Exercises
11/1 B1 Uist Tramping Song
Thistle of Scotland

marches
7/12 A12 White Christmas
Christ Child Lullaby (settings 1 and 2)
Christmas songs
23/11 A10 Haughton House
Tennessee Waltz in A
slow march
American waltz
16/11 A9 Balchraggan march
9/11 A8 The Key of C
Buttercups and Daisies
exercises
classical
2/11 A7 Horsburgh Castle march
26/10 A6 I Bhi Ada
Cenneag Mhor
schottisches
12/10 A5 Slieve Russell
Jimmy Ward's Jig
Irish jigs
5/10 A4 Atholl Highlanders march or jig
28/9 A3 Highlander's Revenge
Mutt's Favourite
reels
21/9 A2 Many a Thing I Saw
Tatties an' Herring
reels
14/9 A1 Chicken Reel
Dusty Miller

Old Time tunes
 
 


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