Music Courses

Spring 2015

Music Made Easy

If you enjoy music and would like to know more about what makes it work, this is the course for you. You'll gain a complete understanding of rhythm, melody, and harmony, and you'll be able to recognize pitches on the musical staff and on the keyboard.

Fee: $36 Materials Fee: $65 Registration Fee: $8

ANE-030-L | 06/17/15-07/24/15 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register

La Boheme

La Boheme is the passionate, tragic story of two idealistic young lovers struggling to live their dreams and find love in Paris. The two young lovers find warmth together through their love, and with their bohemian friends, live their lives to the fullest, making a paradise out of squalor, until that paradise comes to a tragic end. This is Puccini's most popular opera, and is consistently in the top four of the world's most performed operas Pre-Opera Lecture - Saturday, May 23 and May 30 from 10:00am to 12:00pm in the Kepler Theater, HCC Main Campus Opera Performance - Tickets to the fully staged Hub Opera Company performance of Il Trovatore on Saturday, May 30, at 7:30pm

Fee: $35 Registration Fee: $8

ANE-292-K | 05/23/15-05/30/15 | J. Marschner | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register

Beginning Bluegrass Banjo

This course is for beginning banjo players, no prior experience or very little experience needed. Students are taught to play by ear, no music or tablatures are used. Students learn traditional bluegrass tunes.

Fee: $45 Registration Fee: $8

BLU-013-J1 | 04/06/15-06/01/15 | E. Bradley | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register

Summer Bluegrass Jamming

Can you strum a song using G, C, F, D, A and E? Do you envy those people that can jump into any jam session? Join us Monday evenings for this beginner's jam that instructs you in song lyrics, taking breaks, and just plain jamming fun. If you have always wanted to try joining a jam session, this is your chance. The course is led by Ernie Bradley, well-known band leader and instructor. Acoustic guitars, banjos, mandolins, bass, dobro, and fiddles welcome. There are 3 levels of participation available at each jam session: 1. Learning to hear and play chord changes 2. Sing and play 3. Sing, play, and take a beginning level break.

Fee: $36 Registration Fee: $8

BLU-014-L1 | 06/18/15-08/13/15 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register

Summer 2015