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Surry CC offering Backup Rhythm Guitar Class Starting March 18


Surry Community College will be offering an eight-week class on backup rhythm guitar taught by Chester McMillian, one of Surry County's finest old-time musicians. The class will be held on Mondays, March 18 through May 13 from 6 to 8 p.m. in Room J-103, Surry Community College, 630 S. Main Street, Dobson.

This class is especially designed for intermediate to advanced guitar players who would like to learn more advanced techniques such as flatpicking, fingerpicking, and McMillian's unique style of backup rhythm guitar. An emphasis will be placed on backing up fiddle tunes in the old-time style.

Pre-registration and pre-payment of $80 required. For more information, or to register, call (336) 386-3229. Keep up with all the Personal Enrichment classes at SCC by following on Facebook @surrypersonalenrichment.

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