Thursday, November 25, 2021

Class cancelled 11/27

Hey Taborgrassers!

We've encountered some airline trouble, and won't be back in town in time for Taborgrass this Saturday. Class is cancelled 11/27, so we'll see you all back at taborgrass on 12/4.

Sorry for the shakeup! Hope you've all had some good Turkey-related family time. In the meantime, here's our favorite tryptophan-centric fiddle tune, see you all soon!

Saturday, November 20, 2021

"Love, Please Come Home" and "Dry and Dusty"

 Great playing today everyone!

Recordings are up for Dry and Dusty, and Love, Please Come Home will be up soon!

Holiday schedule:

Taborgrass WILL have class on 11/27 the Saturday after Thanksgiving. The last class of the year will be on 12/11.

Check out our playlist for all the songs and tunes we've worked on this year, see you all next week!

Friday, November 19, 2021

11/20

 Hey All!

Excited for another day of Taborgrass tomorrow. 

We'll be digging into "Love, Please Come Home" in the song class and "Dry and Dusty" in the tune class. You can listen to those two and everything we've covered so far on this playlist

Jamming room available all day! Schedule and details below, see you there!

Bill Monroe "Love, Please Come Home"

 Covid-19 Policy

Obviously, minimizing covid-19 risk is a huge priority for us over at Taborgrass HQ. We really care about all of you, and want Taborgrass to be as safe as possible. Here's our policy:

In order to attend Taborgrass, you must be vaccinated

This is among the best ways to keep yourself and others safe. On your first visit, please bring either your vaccination record card or a clear photograph of it. If you have a medical condition that prevents you from being vaccinated, get in touch with us at taborgrass@gmail.com.

Masks on at all times

If you're inside the building, please wear a mask, especially when singing. You can read more about singing and covid risk here.


Schedule

All classes are held weekly on Saturdays

Song Class 12:30-1:45

This class is all about how to learn and jam on bluegrass songs. We'll be walking you through some bluegrass classics, working on their chord progressions, melodies, and lyrics. The focus will be on giving you new songs to call at a jam.

Tune Class 2:00-3:15

This class is all about fiddle tunes! We'll be learning some jam favorites from the bluegrass and old time repertoire, focusing on getting the melodies in our heads and the notes in our fingers. 

Jam Class 3:30-4:45

A whole class just for jamming! Here we'll be working on all the ins and outs of playing music with other people. We'll work on calling songs, taking breaks, listening in, and communicating with your fellow jammers. Bring a song or tune to call!

Open Jam 12:30-4:45

Back by popular demand! We'll have a room set aside for folks interested in just getting together to play. To coordinate jam times with other Taborgrassers, head on over to our facebook group.


Pricing

$10 for one class, $5 for each additional class

$5 suggested donation for the open jam

Payment accepted via cash, paypal, and venmo

Sunday, November 14, 2021

Eighth of January and Down the Road

 Great playing yesterday Taborgrassers!

Recordings of Eighth of January are available here, Down the Road will be up later today!

In the meantime, check out our playlist to hear everything we've worked on so far this year.

See you next week!



Friday, November 12, 2021

11/13

Heyo!

Taborgrass coming atcha' tomorrow! Here's the details:

Song Class will work on Down the Road in A (Brush up on those F#m chords!)
Tune Class will work on Eighth of January in D

Other details and schedule below. See you soon Taborgrassers!

 Covid-19 Policy

Obviously, minimizing covid-19 risk is a huge priority for us over at Taborgrass HQ. We really care about all of you, and want Taborgrass to be as safe as possible. Here's our policy:

In order to attend Taborgrass, you must be vaccinated

This is among the best ways to keep yourself and others safe. On your first visit, please bring either your vaccination record card or a clear photograph of it. If you have a medical condition that prevents you from being vaccinated, get in touch with us at taborgrass@gmail.com.

Masks on at all times

If you're inside the building, please wear a mask, especially when singing. 

Schedule

All classes are held weekly on Saturdays

Song Class 12:30-1:45

This class is all about how to learn and jam on bluegrass songs. We'll be walking you through some bluegrass classics, working on their chord progressions, melodies, and lyrics. The focus will be on giving you new songs to call at a jam.

Tune Class 2:00-3:15

This class is all about fiddle tunes! We'll be learning some jam favorites from the bluegrass and old time repertoire, focusing on getting the melodies in our heads and the notes in our fingers. 

Jam Class 3:30-4:45

A whole class just for jamming! Here we'll be working on all the ins and outs of playing music with other people. We'll work on calling songs, taking breaks, listening in, and communicating with your fellow jammers. Bring a song or tune to call!

Open Jam 12:30-4:45

Back by popular demand! We'll have a room set aside for folks interested in just getting together to play. To coordinate jam times with other Taborgrassers, head on over to our facebook group.


Pricing

$10 for one class, $5 for each additional class

$5 suggested donation for the open jam

Payment accepted via cash, paypal, and venmo