Pipa Group Class

This introductory group class for the Chinese lute (pipa) introduces students to an instrument that dates back to the 2nd Century. The class begins with instruction on basic posture, some plucking techniques for the right hand such as tantiao and lun, finger positions with the left hand and reading cipher notation. By the end of the term, students will know how to play exercises to build technical facility, and play simple musical pieces on the pipa.

Instructor will help to organize instrument rentals or purchase.

Class offered in Winter term only - Registration open now for JANUARY 2018!

Instructors: QiuXia He
Recommended for: Beginner teens and adults. No previous experience necessary.
Dates and Times: 8-week class. Winter term only. Wed., 7-8.30pm
Jan 17-Mar 17
Fee: $225
(registration fee may apply)
           Minimum enrollment required

 

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