Acoustic Blues Ensemble

$206 ($196 members) · 80 minutes · Weekly for 8 weeks

Explore the stomps, rags and assorted hokum of the acoustic blues band! Learn to create a toe-tapping ensemble sound, while fortifying your basic improvising skills, and rhythm/accompaniment vocabulary. We play material from the 1920s all the way to the 2020s!
Open to instrumentalists/singers, including guitar, fiddle, kazoo, harmonica, mandolin, bass (washtub included!), washboard, etc...


Fundamental knowledge of your chosen instrument.

Instruments: Bass-Upright, Clarinet, Dobro, Fiddle, Guitar, Harmonica, Mandolin, Ukulele, Violin, Voice, Banjo - Tenor

Class Schedules and Availability

The Old Town School of Folk Music, Inc.
4544 N. Lincoln Avenue, Chicago IL 60625  •  773.728.6000