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 Nigel Gatherer's Mandolin School

Nigel Gatherer's Mandolin School

Intermediate Mandolin Class


This is an online adult evening class in Intermediate Mandolin. Participants should know the basics of the mandolin and have been learning for at least a couple of years. 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 for two classes. You can use the button below to pay, or for alternative ways of paying, visit this page.

Class name   NGMS Intermediate Mandolin
Location   Online
Day   Tuesdays
Time   7.55-9.00pm
Latest update   15th May 2022 8pm
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Meeting ID   926 6729 9317
Password   mandolin
Class Schedule, Term C (April - June 2022)
 
Date Tunes
26/4 C1 Itchy Fingers pipe reel
3/5 C2 Canon in D Baroque
10/4 C3 Midsummers Night
The Tinker's Daughter
Irish reels
17/5 C4 Greensleeves
St Louis Blues
English song air
blues
24/5 C5 Da Sixereen
Smith o' Couster
Shetland hornpipe
Shetland reel
31/5 C6 Red Apple Rag
7/6 C7
14/6 C8
 
 
Previous Classes (September 21-March 22)
 
Date Tunes
22/3 B10 Tarantella Italian dance
15/3 B9 Mrs Ferguson of Raith
Tulchan Lodge
slow reel
strathspey
8/3 B8 Bach Minuet in F major (2)
Bach Minuet in G major (1)
classical
1/3 B7 Summertime Bluegrass
22/2 B6 Orlando Sleepeth
Mr Dowland's Midnight
Rennaissance pieces
8/2 B5 Zig Zag Patterns (Zig Zags 1)
Music in the Glen
The Left Handed Fiddler
Exercises
Irish reel
reel
1/2 B4 Zig Zag Patterns (Zig Zags 3)
Jitterbug Waltz
Comecou de Brincadeira
Exercises
Jazz standard
Bossa nova
25/1 B3 Arpeggios (Arpeggios 2)
The Spey in Spate
Exercises
reel
18/1 B2 Arpeggios (Arpeggios 1)
The Miltimber Jig
Bonnie Cruden Bay
Exercises
jig
jig
11/1 B1 Double Stops (Double Stops 1)
Herd on the Hill
Elsie Marley
Exercises
Northumbrian reel
Northumbrian jig
7/12 A12 Clanranald strathspey
30/11 A11 Blues (Look at sheets 1, 2 & 4)
Blues Ain't Nothing
tutorial
blues song
23/11 A10 Dawg's Waltz
Azalea Waltz
American waltzes
16/11 A9 Sir Charles Coote
Smith's Hornpipe
Carolan
hornpipe
9/11 A8 Gin Ye Kiss My Wife/
Gillan's Reel
strathspey
reel
2/11 A7 Speak Softly, Love
Como Llora una Estrella
movie theme
Venezuelan
26/10 A6 The Crow in the Sun Irish air
strathspey
12/10 A5 The Key of F major
Toreador Song
Aly's Waltz
exercises
aria
waltz
5/10 A4 Autumn Leaves
Pig Ankle Rag
jazz standard
ragtime
28/9 A3 Charlie Hunter/
Sally Hunter of Thurston
jigs
21/9 A2 Lament for Abercairney lament
14/9 A1 Boy in the Gap/
The Banshee
Irish reels
 
 


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