Workshops & Special Events

2017/2018 Workshop Series


Strumming Decoded

Strumming a guitar is the single most frequent activity you will do as a guitarist- you’d better make sure you are good at it! Join our flagship program Strumming Decoded to get the training you need.  $257

Saturday September 23 & 30, 2017

1:30 – 3:30 pm

Song Writing 101

How cool would it be to write your own song.  How would YOU do it?  What would you have to know in order to do this.  Song writing can be as simple or as complex as you want.  Song Writing 101.  $127

Saturday November 25, 2017

1:30 – 3:30 pm


Fretboard Freedom

Most guitarists spend little time understanding what’s really under their fingers on the guitar (other than shapes, frets & strings). Join us as we explore the underworld of Fretboard Freedom. $127

Saturday January 27, 2018

1:30 – 3:30 pm

Chord Chemistry

Do you think someone just sat down one day and said “This will be the shape of a D Major chord”?  NO!  Chords are clusters of notes.  It’s the notes that create the shape. Chord Chemistry will help you understand how this all works.  $127

Date: TBA

1:30 – 3:30 pm

Chord Progressions

Chord progressions are much like sentences that we tend to repeat when we talk.  And certain progressions have gained popularity over time.  Song writers take advantage of this to write their tunes. Chord Progressions.  $127.00

Saturday May  26, 2018

1:30 – 3:30 pm

What Key is that in?

Do you know what that means?  Should you know what it means?  As a musician this concept of KEY (i.e Musical Key) is critical. Still it remains a muddy concept for guitarists.  Let’s get that fixed in What Key is that in? $127.00

Saturday July 28, 2018

1:30 – 3:30 pm


Beginning Improvisation

You improvise, in one form or another, each and every day of your life using speech tools you’re already good at.  Same goes for music. Join Beginning Improvisation and see how easy improvisation is.  $127

Date & Time TBA


Using strum patterns is a great way to get going on the guitar or to increase your strumming options for playing songs.  The MAGNIFICENT SEVEN  will add 7 new strum patterns to your repertoire.  $127

March 31, 2018 

1:30 – 3:30 pm