Summer 2024 Appalachian Tunes Lessons Registration

About Appalachian Tunes

The Appalachian Tunes (AT) program aims to offer small group music lessons for adults and young adults ages 13 and up in traditional styles of the region for dulcimer, fiddle, clawhammer banjo, guitar, mandolin, ukulele, and/or bass. The program is rooted in traditional old time and bluegrass music.

Please note that registration for this program is now closed due to interest.

20-Week Semester
Beginning the week of May 28th
Ending with a recital and dance on October 8th
Lessons from 6:30-8:30, Tuesday evenings

• Ages 13 +
• Instruments: Fiddle, Clawhammer Banjo, Guitar, Mandolin, Ukulele, Bass, Dulcimer 
• Classes will be arranged around interest and skill level. Appalachian Tunes will accomodate as many different instruments as possible based on registrations.
• Spots will be assigned on a first-come-first-serve basis. The program can accommodate up to 24 students.

Ashe Civic Center
962 Mt Jefferson Rd
West Jefferson, NC 28694

Tuition – $200*

Payable with cash, due at the first lesson.

*Scholarship assistance available upon request*

Appalachian Tunes is supported by a grant from the Jane Lonon Legacy Fund. To learn more about this grant program, click here.