“Jingle Bells” is one of the best-known and commonly sung #American songs in the world. It was written by James Lord Pierpont (1822–1893) and published under the title “The One Horse Open Sleigh” in the autumn of 1857. It has been claimed that it was originally written to be sung as a drinking song. AlthoughContinue reading “Mandolin #Lesson: How to Play Jingle Bells with Adam Sweet”
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Everybody knows the Beatles, and by now, everybody has heard of Peter Jackson’s documentary “Get Back”. If you haven’t seen it yet, I highly recommend that you do. It’s a window into an era when people made music on actual instruments. Do you want a few #lessons? #Contact me through my #website or wherever youContinue reading “Mandolin Lesson: Watch Adam Sweet teach you how to play Get Back by the #Beatles on the #mandolin”
We have student violin outfits and mandolins for sale. We take Venmo and Paypal. They may be picked up at our location in Granby. Please wear a mask and socially distance. These are the instruments in stock: This is a Palatino Campus Outfit. The violin is hand-made with maple back and sides, spruce top, ebonyContinue reading “Christmas Gifts”
Mandolin Lesson: How to Play Amazing Grace “Amazing Grace” is a Christian hymn published in 1779, with words written in 1772 by the English poet and Anglican clergyman John Newton (1725–1807). It is an immensely popular hymn, particularly in the United States, where it is used for both religious and secular purposes. Here it is:
Here are 4 mandolins that you can buy now for less than $1,000. Watch the video to hear them so you can decide which one you like most.
This group is a lot of fun! Open to any musical instrument and voice, the group is studying traditional Dance music of Ireland, Scotland, England, Cape Breton, Canada and New England! Because we play from sheet music out of books or downloaded off the internet, students should be able to sight-read music, and know theContinue reading “Traditional Celtic Music Workshops”