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Jug Band Ensemble

When:
Thursday, September 7, 2023, 7:30 PM until 9:00 PM Pacific Time (US & Canada) (UTC-08:00)
Where:
Artichoke Community Music
To register:
2007 SE Powell Blvd.
Portland, OR  97202

503-232-8845
Additional Info:
Category:
Class, lesson
Registration is not Required
Payment In Full In Advance Only
Jug Band Ensemble led by Arlo Leach, $120 for 6 sessions.

Everybody loves seeing a jug band, but there’s often more to this fun music than meets the eye. In this class we’ll dig into original jug band recordings from the 1920s-30s, learn about the artists who created them and practice building arrangements that reflect their unique style.

Players of all skill levels will have a role in our arrangements. If you already play a standard instrument like guitar, mandolin or harmonica, or a homemade instrument like jug, washboard or washtub bass, please bring it. You’ll also have the opportunity to learn a homemade instrument if you like. Depending on how the class goes, we might conclude with a performance of some kind.
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