Progressions: Section 3

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Practice slowly and deliberately.

Week 1

Tuesday, April 12th, 2022

Thursday, April 14th, 2022

Tuesday -   Carter Style Guitar


-The technique

   - "Keep on the Sunny Side"

   - "Blackjack Davy"

   - "On the Rock Where Moses Stood"

-The tradition

   - "Will You Miss Me When I'm Gone"



-Modified Carter Style

   - Last Train From Poor Valley


- Section 3 Repertoire

Thursday - Travis Picking

-Picking Patterns

-Chords in the Key of E

-Right Hand Technique

-Left Hand Rhythm

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Music is hard, stick with it!

Week 2

Tuesday, April 19th, 2022

Thursday, April 21st, 2022

Tuesday - Travis Picking - Finding the Melody



-Freight Train - Tablature

-Deep River Blues - Tablature

Thursday -

Jam - [In Person at Swallow Hill] Bring a song!

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Who are we as musicians?

Week 3

Tuesday, April 26th, 2022

Thursday, April 28th, 2022

Tuesday - Folk Music in America

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-Old Time



-Western Music


Thursday - Writing Songs

-The songwriting process

-Organizing your writing / Audience

-Song Forms

-Chord Progressions

    - Musical Alphabet


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Music is a journey of self-discovery.

Week 4

Tuesday, May 3rd, 2022

Thursday, May 5th, 2022

Tuesday - Finding and Developing Repertoire




Thursday - [In Person at Swallow Hill] Bring a Song

Bring something to talk about, and ask questions!

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Section Videos

Repertoire Recordings

Blackest CrowMartin Gilmore
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Angel BandArtist Name
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Drink Up and Go Home - C_mixdownArtist Name
00:00 / 03:32
Ashville JunctionArtist Name
00:00 / 05:44
Dark as a DungeonArtist Name
00:00 / 05:09
The Dreadful WInd and RainArtist Name
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John HenryArtist Name
00:00 / 04:55
Deep Elem BluesArtist Name
00:00 / 04:56
I Don't Love NobodyArtist Name
00:00 / 03:55
This TrainArtist Name
00:00 / 04:13