Mountain Empire Community College is accepting applications for the 11th Annual Mountain Music School, which will take place from July 27-31. Students 10 years of age and older can learn to play an instrument of their choice, including beginning and advanced options in fiddle, claw-hammer banjo, auto harp, guitar, mandolin, dulcimer, shape note singing, and dog house bass. A string-band class will also be offered for intermediate and advanced participants and a limited number of instruments will be available for loan during the week. The registration fee is $150 that includes lunch each day and a t-shirt. Classes take place from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Scholarships will be available for children 18 and under. To register or apply for scholarships, go to www.mountainmusicschool.org or call 276-523-7489.
June 15th, 2015 Rob