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Progressions: Section 3

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Folk Music in America Video Links
Bonus Videos

Practice slowly and deliberately.

Week 1

Tuesday, October 25th, 2022

Thursday, October 27th, 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, November 1st, 2022

Thursday, November 2nd, 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, November 8th, 2022

Thursday, November 10th, 2022

Tuesday - Folk Music in America

See videos at left

-Old Time



-Western Music


Thursday - [Martin Out]

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Music is a journey of self-discovery.

Week 4

Tuesday, November 15th, 2022

Thursday, November 17th, 2022

Tuesday -


Finding and Developing Repertoire




Writing Songs

-The songwriting process

-Organizing your writing / Audience

-Song Forms

-Chord Progressions

    - Musical Alphabet


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

Bring something to talk about, and ask questions!

Class Recordings


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Section Videos

Repertoire Recordings

Blackest CrowMartin Gilmore
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Angel BandArtist Name
00:00 / 03:30
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
00:00 / 04:28
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
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