Tentative Workshop Topics

  • Ear Training
  • Internalizing Music: Hear, Think, Sing, Play
  • Practicing with purpose
  • Breaking out of Chord Shapes, scales, licks, and riffs
  • Creating Arrangements 
  • Mining for Music Developing tools for creating and refining our own songs/tunes 
  • Melodic Improvisation
  • Fretboard Geography
  • Soloing Fingerstyle
  • Accompaniment. playing with others
  • Rehearsing the Band
  • Performance & Interpretation
  • Learning and Playing standards
  • Chord melodies
  • Jazz, passing chords and improvisation
  • Improvisation 101, 201
  • One on One Sessions with Artist/instructors
  • Other TBD