Learning by Ear
Harmon’s Peak

Explore the benefits and techniques of learning tunes without the use of written music. Join the members of Harmon’s Peak Old-Time String Band for a look at the wonders of ear-learning!

Topics include:

  • Why learn by ear?
  • How to prepare yourself for ear-learning
  • Interval recognition
  • Basic tune structure
  • “Call and response” form
  • Brute force