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Britt Guitar Weekend – June 22, 23 & 24, 2018

June 22 @ 9:00 am - June 24 @ 3:00 pm

Britt Education & Engagement presents Guitar Weekend In Partnership with: Siskiyou Music Project | Hilltop Music Shop

• Age 13 and older
• Beginner to advanced (limited experience necessary)

Workshop location:
ROGUE PERFORMANCE HALL: 130 East 8th Street, Rogue Community College Building C, Medford

Dive into a three-day exploration of guitar styles, as seven virtuoso teachers lead students in techniques of flamenco, Americana, finger style, classical, jazz, blues and improvisation. Each day will include three 2-hour sessions, each focusing on one genre.

Learn the following styles:
Bossa Nova/ Improvisation – Ed Dunsavage | Fingerstyle – Vicki Genfan | Improvisation – Page Hamilton | Blues Slide – Michael Hawkeye Herman | Americana – Mark Nelson | Ragtime Blues – Terry Robb | Flamenco/ Classical – Grant Ruiz

For Course Descriptions, Class Schedule, Faculty Videos, and to Register, scroll through the Guitar Weekend webpage!

• Weekend Registration (Adults) – $249

• Weekend Registration (Students) – $199 (must bring valid ID on the first day)

• Weekend Audit – $99

The Full Weekend Pass is open to all guitarists who are interested in expanding their knowledge of the guitar through the exploration of different styles and genres. The Auditing Pass is recommended for those who have just started to play the guitar or who just want to learn more about the history and literature of the guitar. See the fees listing in the right column of this page for prices. The Full Weekend Passes include admission to TWO faculty concerts:

Britt Guitar Faculty Concert
Date: June 24 • 7:30 p.m.
Location TBD
Free with full Guitar Weekend registration
Tickets: $14 – Adults | Free – Students & Children (13 and under)

Vicki Genfan/Terry Robb
7pm @ Hiltop Music Shop
Free with full Guitar Weekend registration
Tickets: TBD

Scholarships are available through Ed Dunsavage at the Siskiyou Music Project, email Ed here for scholarship info. For weekend and registration info contact Britt Education Director Kay Hilton at kay.hilton@brittfest.org.

Tickets:  http://www.brittfest.org/gw

Details

Start:
June 22 @ 9:00 am
End:
June 24 @ 3:00 pm
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Website:
https://www.facebook.com/events/587369954950748

Venue

Britt Music & Arts Festival
350 S 1st St
Jacksonville, OR 97530 United States

Organizer

Grant Ruiz