Gate City – Mountain Empire Community College is offering a host of music and instrument instruction courses this fall.
A variety of music classes, including new lower cost one-credit courses, will be offered at the Big Stone Gap campus as well as Gate City High School. The MECC campus offers day classes in beginning lead guitar. Night class offerings at the Big Stone Gap campus include beginning mandolin, beginning and intermediate guitar, three-finger banjo, blues guitar, and intermediate percussion, advanced percussion, and percussion ensemble.
Several evening courses in old-time music will be offered exclusively at Gate City High School including Old Time String Band and Beginning Upright Bass on Monday evenings from 6 p.m. to 8:45 p.m.
Online classes in Music Appreciation and the History of Jazz are also available.
For more information or to register, contact the MECC Workforce Development Center at 276.523.7464.