Course curriculum

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    • Tune Pack 1 mando intro

    • Boil mando melody

    • Boil em Cabbage slow play along

    • Angeline the Baker mando melody

    • Angeline the Baker slow play along

    • Angeline the Baker fast play along

    • Old Joe Clark mando melody 1

    • Old Joe Clark slow play along

    • Old Joe Clark fast play along

    • Boil Var. 1 mando

    • Cluck Old Hen mando melody

    • Cluck slow play along mando

    • Cluck fast play along mando

    • Boil Var. 2 mando

    • Amazing Grace melody mando

    • Amazing Grace Play Along


Guitar & Mandolin Instructor

John Holenko

John Holenko received degrees in Classical Guitar performance from the New England Conservatory, and the University of Southern California. John Holenko has performed on classical guitar, steel-string guitar, mandolin, and historic instruments throughout the United States and in Europe with the early music group Sonus, The Hungry Monks, an eclectic, acoustic ensemble that plays a wide variety of traditional and original music, and with Porto Seguro, an ensemble playing Brazilian chorus and bossa nova. John has performed with the Charleston Symphony Orchestra, and the Spoleto Orchestra. Mr. Holenko is very active in music education through his teaching studio Hungry Monk Music, American Music Systems, residencies through the South Carolina Arts Commission, Charlotte Children’s Theatre in Charlotte, NC, and at the Cuyahoga Valley Environmental Education Center in Ohio, where he has also been Artist-in Residence. John has made a number of recordings including a solo guitar recording, three Hungry Monks recordings, and guest appearances on several other artists recordings. Mr. Holenko has published several editions with Mel Bay Publications.