Dance, Music and Exercise

For all questions , inquiries and suggestions please send an e-mail to sgriffenhagen@forsythtech.edu.

To register by phone, call 336-761-1002.

Dance: Shag Beginners

This course covers the basics of the Shag. You will dance to rhythm and blues music. Couple or singles may enroll.

NOTE: Smooth bottom shoes preferred.

Course Code: 97934
Cost: $35
Date: October 1-October 22, TH, 6:30-8:00pm
Location: Little Creek Recreation Ctr.

Music: Mountain Dulcimer Beginner

Is grandpa’s dulcimer hanging on your wall? Bought one on a trip to Blowing Rock? Get it down and make some music! Playing a musical instrument is a good mental exercise, relieves stress, teaches discipline and is fun and satisfying. This class will cover tuning and care, a little music theory and a little playing nicely with others.

NOTE: Students will need to provide dulcimer and music stand to hold music.

Course Code: 97950
Cost: $55
Date: September 14-October 19, M, 6-7:30pm
Location: Polo Park Recreation Center

Mountain Music: Dulcimer Beg. 2

Now that you know your way around the dulcimer, expand your skills by developing your right and left hand techniques for smoother and quicker playing.

Prerequisite: Mountain Dulcimer Beginner I or permission from the program coordinator who may be contacted at 336-734-7722 or sgriffenhagen@forsythtech.edu.

Course Code: 98446
Cost: $55
Date: November 2-December 7, M, 6-7:30pm
Location: Polo Park Recreation Center

Music: Mountain Dulcimer Intermediate

Increase your skills and decrease the stress by continuing with our intermediate class. Students will gain more confidence by practice and participation in this course. Students will gain a better understanding of music theory and will enjoy playing with others while receiving quality instruction.

Note: Students must bring their own dulcimer, music stand and music from the beginning course.

Prerequisite: Mountain Dulcimer Beginner I and II are required or permission from the program coordinator who may be contacted at 336-734-7722 or sgriffenhagen@forsythtech.edu.