German Folk Music Jam
Saturday, June 9, 2012, 5:00pm
Jam Room - Room #117
Musicians and singers join in a German, Austrian & Swiss music jam session. The session will cover beginning and intermediate tunes in the keys of F, C, G, and D, well suited for accordion, wood-wind, string and percussion instruments (no tunes in Bb). Likely tunes include "Du Liegst Mir im Herzen", "Hofbrauhaus", "Schneewalzer", and "Zillertaler Hochzeitsmarsch". Printed lyrics and sheet music will be handed out.
Bill Likens runs the monthly "Musikantenstammtisch" German music jam session at Esther's Cafe in Los Altos. He also plays Irish sessions and leads the Norwegian folk music group "Nordahl Grieg Spelemannslag". For more information about his German music session, see http://folkaccordion.webs.com/musikantenstammtisch.htm