Monday, August 1, 2022

Introducing Skill Blocks

You may now purchase a mandolin or fiddle skill block for only $10! Skill Blocks are Videos created specifically to teach a skill. Each skill block is approximately 15 minutes. Once you purchase a skill block, you own it forever. You may share it or keep it to yourself. 

Here is a list of currently available skill blocks for mandolin or fiddle:

  • All scales, arpeggios, and chords
  • How to play a typical bluegrass chord progression
  • How to sing and play at the same time
  • How to improvise in any key 
  • Bluegrass licks, endings and fills
  • How to practice the 7 Church modes 
  • How to practice the Klezmer modes
  • Introduction to Instruments: Mandolin, Mandola, Mandocello, Octave Mandolin/Irish Bouzouki, Tenor Banjo
  • How to use Irish/Celtic ornamentation on the mandolin/fiddle
  • Typical right hand ornamentation for fiddle/mandolin

...and much more.  

Find out more about purchasing Skill Blocks here

If you have any questions don't hesitate to ask

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