Group Classes

Mandolin For Beginners

If you're just getting started on mandolin, or you've been away for a while and would like to brush up on your skills, this group is for you!  It meets Wednesdays from 7-9pm.  The group is working on scales, arpeggios, chords, simple melodies and learning to sing and play together.  It's a lot of fun and available for ages 18+.  If you would like to register for the group, contact us.
  • When: Wednesdays 7pm
  • Who: Ages 18+
  • Where: Sweet Music Studio, 4 Open Square Way Holyoke, MA
  • Cost: $15/per person

Folk Group

This is a group of adults that have been studying their instrument of choice for over a year.  The group meets select Saturdays each month for an hour.   The group is working on a list of some 10-15 melodies: songs, dances, ballads.  If you would like to register for the group, contact us.
  • When: Thursdays 8pm
  • Who: Ages 18+
  • Where: Sweet Music Studio, 4 Open Square Way, Holyoke, MA
  • Cost: $15/per person

Advanced Mandolin Group
(South Hadley Mandolin Orchestra)

This is a group of adults who have been studying the mandolin for five years or more.  The group forms the core of the Springfield Mandolin Orchestra (when it performs with colleagues from Providence, RI and Albany, NY.  The group is currently working on select trios, the Schubert trio in D opus 471, Mozart's Flute Quartet in D and the Bach Brandenburg Concerto No. 3.  The group meets Mondays 7-9pm.  If you would like to register for the group, contact us.
  • When: Mondays 7pm
  • Who: Adults with 5 or more years experience
  • Where: Sweet Music Studio 4 Open Square Way, Holyoke, MA
  • Cost: $15/per person

The Folk Music Group - Thursday, Feb. 22nd

The Folk Music Group will be starting up again next Thursday, the 22nd of February. This group is open to all levels and abilities and ...