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Week 1

Tuesday, September 26, 2023

Thursday, September 28, 2023

Tuesday -

- Section 2 Repertoire

- Section 2 Fiddle Tunes

   - "Cherokee Shuffle"

   - "Beaumont Rag"

   - "Billy in the Lowground"

Simple melodies - Long Journey Home

- Ideas to dress up a simple melody

   - Slide to unison

   - Hammer-ons and pull-offs

       - Long Journey Home - Slides, Hammer-ons, etc.

 

Developing Licks

- Pentatonic Scale

- Hammer-ons and Pull-offs

- Slides

- Standard Licks

- Using Licks

Thursday - *Martin Out* - Substitute teacher

[IN PERSON] - Jam at Swallow Hill

  - Meet at our normal class time at Swallow Hill Music Association: 71 E. Yale Ave. Denver, CO 80210 (maps)

  - You must bring a song to play

  - You must try to play Fiddle Tune

Class Recordings

Tuesday

Passcode: 4A6VgW&5

Thursday

Passcode:

Week 2

Tuesday,

October 3, 2023

Thursday, October 5, 2023

Tuesday -

-CAGED progression of Chords

   -Chord Shapes - G Chart pdf - C Chart pdf - D Chart pdf

- Chord Abbreviations

- applying patterns

Thursday -

[IN PERSON] - Jam at Swallow Hill

  - Meet at our normal class time at Swallow Hill Music Association: 71 E. Yale Ave. Denver, CO 80210 (maps)

 

  - You must try to play the simple melody of each song.

Class Recordings

Tuesday

Passcode: 8NGm+KLK

Thursday

Week 3

Tuesday, October 10, 2023

Thursday, October 12, 2023

Tuesday -

Crosspicking

   -Crosspicking Patterns - G pdf - C pdf - D pdf - Combo pdf

   -Applying crosspicking - Find the simple melody using 

    quarter, half and whole notes. Fill the eighth notes in with

    chord tone from crosspicking shapes.

   -Long Journey Home - Crosspicking Variation

   -Write your own crosspicking solo. Blank Tab Paper

 

-applying patterns

- General overview of planning solos & General Questions.

Thursday -

[IN PERSON] - Jam at Swallow Hill

  - Meet at our normal class time at Swallow Hill Music Association: 71 E. Yale Ave. Denver, CO 80210 (maps)

  - You must bring a song to play

  - You must try to play a solo that incorporates

       hammer-ons, pull-offs, hot licks, and  

       crosspicking (or some combination thereof.)

Class Recordings

Tuesday

Passcode: 7p&@z=5.

Thursday

Passcode:

Week 4

Tuesday,

October 17, 2023

Thursday, October 19, 2023

Tuesday -

 

- Find the Phrase (See exercises to the right)

- Develop your ear

- Interval exercises

- Fingerboard mapping tricks

Thursday - Jam Session (Martin Out) - There will be a sub.

Class Recordings

Tuesday

Passcode:

Thursday

Passcode:

Find the Phrase

Find the phrase 1Martin Gilmore
00:00 / 00:27
Find the Phrase 2Martin Gilmore
00:00 / 00:23
Find the phrase 3Martin Gilmore
00:00 / 00:39
Find the phrase 4Martin Gilmore
00:00 / 00:54
Find the Phrase 5Martin Gilmore
00:00 / 00:35
Find the Phrase 6Martin Gilmore
00:00 / 00:15
Find the phrase 7Martin Gilmore
00:00 / 00:16
Find the Phrase 8Martin Gilmore
00:00 / 00:14
Find the phrase 9Martin Gilmore
00:00 / 00:13
Find the phrase 10Martin Gilmore
00:00 / 00:11
Find the phrase 11Martin Gilmore
00:00 / 00:13
find the phrase 12Martin Gilmore
00:00 / 00:17
Find the phrase 13Martin Gilmore
00:00 / 00:18
Find the phrase 14Martin Gilmore
00:00 / 00:13

Repertoire Recordings

Can't You Hear Me Calling - GMartin Gilmore
00:00 / 03:04
Blueridge Mountain BluesArtist Name
00:00 / 03:57
Crying Holy To The Lord - GArtist Name
00:00 / 03:10
Eight More Miles to Louisville - GArtist Name
00:00 / 03:21
Honey You Don't Know My Mind - GArtist Name
00:00 / 02:54
I’ll Never Shed Another Tear - GArtist Name
00:00 / 03:39
Things in Life - GArtist Name
00:00 / 03:35
Molly and Tenbrooks - AArtist Name
00:00 / 03:40
Mighty Dark for me to Travel - GArtist Name
00:00 / 03:32
I've been all around this worldArtist Name
00:00 / 03:04
Cherokee Shuffle - Lead - AMartin Gilmore
00:00 / 01:17
Cherokee Shuffle - Rhythm - AMartin Gilmore
00:00 / 02:57
Cherokee Shuffle - Jam - AMartin Gilmore
00:00 / 02:56
Beaumont Rag - Lead - CMartin Gilmore
00:00 / 01:10
Beaumont Rag - Rhythm - CMartin Gilmore
00:00 / 02:45
Beaumont Rag - Jam - CMartin Gilmore
00:00 / 02:42
Billy in the Lowground - Lead - CMartin Gilmore
00:00 / 01:06
Billy in the Lowground - Rhythm - CMartin Gilmore
00:00 / 02:46
Billy in the Lowground - Jam - CMartin Gilmore
00:00 / 02:44
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