Starts: 17 Sep 2021
Folk Whistle Beginners
What you will learn
By the end of this course, you will be able to:
- learn how to hold the instrument with proper hand & finger posture and good basic technique
- understand basic articulation and ornamentation techniques
- play a variety of popular Irish tunes
- get a deeper understanding of Irish music tradition
Class format and activities
Learning by ear and with the aid of notation , Playing in unison and individually , Learning about the history and tradition of folk music
This course is suitable for those with a few months' experience but absolute beginners also welcome.
What you need to know before you enrol
You will need to find some time in between classes to practise the repertoire and techniques covered.
What you need
Please bring your own instrument
What you can do next
You can progress to the 'Folk whistle' course in Term 3. You may also be interested in othe Folk music courses Morley offers such as, 'Folk Fiddle', 'Accordion 1' and 'Folk Ensemble'.