Jazz, Lounge, & Cabaret, Class/Workshop

Blues and Swing Guitar - 10 Week Online Class

When: Sat., Jan. 16, 11:45 a.m.-1:15 p.m. 2021

Saturdays, 11:45 am - 1:15 pm, 1/16 - 3/20 (10 weeks). Learn chord voicings, fingerboard harmony and single-string soloing techniques, with various styles covered, from the urban blues of B.B. King and Albert Collins to the more complex swing of Charlie Christian and Aaron “T-Bone” Walker. We'll dive into alternate chord cycles and rhythm playing and work with transcriptions to develop strong melodic solos. Prerequisites: familiarity with the 12-bar blues progression, ability to play barre chords in several shapes, basic knowledge of the minor pentatonic scale, some picking facility. Instructor: Danny Caron

Price: $395