Music Lessons - North Branch, MN USA
Music Lessons - North Branch, MN USA
Music Lessons - North Branch, MN USA
Camps & Youth Musicals
NBAHS Edelstein Auditorium
North Branch, MN USA
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NSTC Youth Musical 

 NSTC Youth Musical

NSTC Youth Musical

   Mandolin Lessons

for ages 9-adult – Beginners Welcome!
Private &/or Family Duo 30 min. lessons

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Pierre Jacques Pleau
North Star Theater Company Artistic Director
Musician & Teaching Artist - Fiddle/Violin, Ukulele, Guitar & Mandolin

“Ever wanted to Play the Mandolin?  Why wait – Jump in and Start Jamming!”

“Music Lessons are Fun, Relaxed & Easygoing!”

“No Need to ‘Practice’ at Home – Just ‘Play’ your Instrument & you’ll Get Good!”


Star.jpg Beginners Welcome!  No previous music experience is necessary!

Star.jpg Learn a fun mix of music to play on the front porch and around the campfire!

Americana, Appalachian, Bluegrass, Cajun, Celtic, French-Canadian, Irish, New England, Ragtime, Scandinavian, Swedish, Scottish and Western Swing…

Star.jpg Learn by listening, watching and playing!

Star.jpg Learn to read music tablature & sheet music

Star.jpg Lessons include ‘Jamming’ with fiddle, mandolin, ukulele &/or guitar accompaniment

Star.jpg As students progress they can sign-up for “NSTC Jam Camps”

Star.jpg Students can also audition to perform at festivals & in the NSTC Youth Musicals

Star.jpg Sign-up for an “Intro to the Mandolin” to find out more about this great instrument

Star.jpg Instrument provided upon request for the “Intro Lesson” - dependent on availability

Star.jpg Private &/or Family Duo 30 min. weekly lessons are held year round

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Star.jpg Mobile Lessons (Your Location)

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Star.jpg Fun Options for Family & Friends:

Duo Lessons:  Take a 30 min duo lesson on the same kind of instrument (example: mandolin).

Private Lessons:  Take 30 min. private lessons back to back with a friend or family member (example:  1 guitar & 1 mandolin) and spend part of the time jamming together!

Star.jpg Instrument provided upon request for the “Intro Lesson” - dependent on availability

Star.jpg Students need to have their own good sounding playable instrument in order to make the most of their weekly lessons and also for their own enjoyment of playing at home…

Star.jpg For youth lessons, parents are welcome to attend

Star.jpg Call for current prices and openings

Star.jpg Pierre @ North Star Theater Company 651-674-8129

Star.jpg Contact NSTC online:  "Info Request Form"


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Mandolins come in a few different shapes:  A style, F style (pictured with Pierre) and bowl back.  Mandolins are often used for playing Country, Bluegrass and Folk music.  The Mandolin is tuned like a violin/fiddle; however, it has 2 of each string:  EE, AA, DD & GG and is played with a pick.


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     Music Workshops:  fiddle, mandolin, ukulele & guitar

Star.jpg For more info call:  North Star Theater Company 651-674-8129

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North Star Theater Company  651-674-8129  North Branch, Minnesota USA

Pierre Jacques Pleau
Musician & Teaching Artist - NSTC Artistic Director

Music Lessons:  Fiddle/Violin (Country, Folk, Bluegrass…)  Violin (Classical/Folk)

Ukulele  Mandolin  Guitar  Singing/Voice  Lesson Locations  Music Camps


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