Continuing Education

Michael Wilde

Michael Wilde

Michael Wilde is an award-winning musician and teacher. He co-founded and fronted “The Hudson Blues Band” for over 10 years. The band released three albums and received numerous awards and nominations from the Washington Blues Society, Seattle Weekly and others.

In 2009, Michael joined forces with a guitarist and formed the blues duo, “Son Jack, Jr. & Michael Wilde.” Together they formed an electric four-piece ensemble, “The Delta Hothouse.” The duo have released two albums: “Walk the Talk” and “Hard Garden,” which have received international critical acclaim. Both acts have won multiple and repeat awards, including Best Solo/Duo Act and Best Traditional Blues Band.

Courses Taught

Play Blues Harmonica

If you’ve ever been curious to learn how to play this expressive instrument, this is the course for you. Learn to play harmonica in a safe, fun environment where attention is paid to the student’s individual progress. Learn simple songs, riffs and improvisation on the harmonica with an emphasis on the Blues. Classes will focus on: correct harp handling, proper breathing, basic blow/draw patterns and bending notes, acoustic vs. amplified playing, and instrument care. Basic music theory is discussed and used. No prior knowledge of music theory is needed. A 10–hole diatonic harmonica in the key of C is required for the class.

Learn more about what to expect in this class on our blog.

Th 7pm–8:30pm Jan 18Mar 8 (8 sessions) $129.00
On Campus: CC Bldg, Room 1442 (Main Campus, Map)
9600 College Way N Seattle WA 98103
This class is already in session. Please call or email the Continuing Education office for possible late registration.
Winter Quarter