Learn basic chords and keys. No previous music experience is necessary to learn easy songs. We will also learn scales and barre chords. Acoustic or electric guitar is required.
Ruth Skidmore received her RN through the U.S. Army and BA from Hanover College. She has studied guitar at UTK, Pellissippi, and Roane State. She has a lifelong love of piano and guitar.
Four Sessions: Tuesdays and Thursdays, 11:00 a.m. - 12:10 p.m., December 2, 4, 9 and 11
In this course, we will listen to selections from Mozart’s many works for solo keyboard, his sonatas, variations, fantasies etc., and from his large output for piano in combination with other instruments, including his piano concertos, chamber works, and his songs. Mozart was a master in all these genres, and I invite you to come and enjoy music that has warmed the hearts of audiences for centuries and still entrances and captivates music lovers today.
Murray Martin is retired from the Physics Division at ORNL. He has a lifelong love of classical music and especially of the extensive literature devoted to the piano. This literature will be illustrated with examples from his CD collection.
Seven sessions: Wednesdays, 4:00 - 5:10 p.m., September 24, October 1, 8, 15, 22, 29, November 5