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Music

Program Description

Black Hawk College Community String Orchestra       

Instructor: J. Fudge      

The BHC Community String Orchestra is a non-auditioned group of individuals who enjoy playing an orchestral stringed instrument. Community members from all walks of life and with advancing ability are invited to participate alongside high school students and the BHC credit-seeking students in this fun, learning environment. Orchestra members will rehearse and perform a wide range of accessible string orchestra literature each term. For more information, contact Dr. James Fudge at fudgej@bhc.edu or 309-796-5479.

Mondays           Aug. 23 – Dec. 13    6:30-8:20p.m.

Bldg. 4 – Rm. 212 Hawk’s Nest             Fee $25

In-person CRN  80643

(No classes Sept. 6 and Oct. 11)

 

Black Hawk College Community Band      

Instructor: S. Talbot

The community band is offered to musicians within the Quad Cities community. It is a combination of college band students and community band performers. The band plays a variety of band music from all periods of music composition.

Tuesdays           Aug. 24 – Dec. 14      6:30-8:20p.m.

Bldg. 4 – Rm. 212 Hawk’s Nest             Fee $25

In-person CRN  80644

 

Black Hawk College Community Chorale  

Instructor: I. Leites

The BHC Community Chorale is a non-auditioned group comprised of men and women of all ages who enjoy singing. Retired people, working people, along with traditional-aged college students and some high school students help to create a truly multi-generational ensemble. The group rehearses and performs a variety of accessible music each term and it stresses a fun learning environment while working together on the essentials of good choral sound. For more information, please contact Irene Leites, Director, at 309-796-5478.

Thursdays          Aug. 26 – Dec. 16      6:30-8:20p.m.

Bldg. 4 – Rm. 212 Hawk’s Nest             Fee $25

In-person CRN 80645

(No class on Nov. 11 and Nov.  25)

 

Online box – Introduction to Guitar
Learn to play guitar and become the musician you’ve always wanted to be! In these fun and informative lessons, you’ll build basic guitar skills step-by-step with the help of hands-on exercises, audio and video recordings, and detailed illustrations.  The classical guitar skills you’ll master in this course will allow you to play any style of music, from hard rock to country-and-western. Whether you’re a beginner or an intermediate student, this course will take your musical talent to the next level. Go to

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Music Made Easy                                                               $100 USD

Learn the fundamentals of music theory. Be able to read, write, and play simple music.

INSTRUCTOR-LED            24 COURSE HRS                6 WEEKS

 

Music Made Easy (Self-Paced Tutorial)                       $100 USD

Learn the fundamentals of music theory. Be able to read, write, and play simple music.

SELF-PACED                       24 COURSE HRS                3 MONTHS