Here is a sample of one of the practice videos.
and teachers. Players of all experience and age welcome. Tuition to stretch all abilities.
Guitar heroes will learn to play with a band, and cover styles including jazz, funk and blues. If you just wanted to fill few gaps in knowledge, this is an ideal workshop to gain confidence and build on your abilities.
This will be ideal for anyone who has a solid beginner/intermediate Knowledge. ie: familiar with open chords, can play some barre chords and some scales (minor pentatonics etc)
For these sessions you will require your own instrument and amplification.
The Cost will be £240
For current members of Project Band and course returners £190
£60 Deposit by 1st December and the balance by Jan 10th.
Parking and car access Times
Simon Currie has been playing the saxophone since he was 11 years old, at the age of 20 he joined the National Youth Jazz Orchestra and played with them for 4 years, working with big names in jazz such as JOHNNY DANKWORTH and SHORTY ROGERS, to name but a few. He then worked in Monte Carlo with American musical giants such as GEORGE BENSON and STEVIE WONDER. In 2001 he joined PAUL JONES AND THE MANFREDS (ex MANFRED MANN), and has been touring with them, backing guests such as CHRIS FARLOWE, PAUL YOUNG, ALLAN PRICE, PP ARNOLD and Georgie Fame
Paul Wisby ALCM,LLCM(TD),PG(Dip) DipVCM. Since graduating from the Guitar Institute in the early 90’s Paul has been a busy performer, teacher and examiner. He studied guitar with Jazz metal pioneer Shawn Baxter,
Dave Kilminster (Roger Waters),Ian Scott(icmp), and composition with Patric Standford and Richard Attree (BBC Radiophonic Workshop).
Over the past 20 years he has performed throughout the UK and Europe, working in live bands, recording sessions and theatre shows.
From his work with various artists Paul gained an artists endorsement with Italian guitar company xox audio tools.
Paul has composed music for various music production companies, and regularly works on projects, having several pieces placed on U.S TV.
He also works for the Registry of guitar tutors as a guitar and music theory examiner, and teaches at Dragon School and Abingdon Preparatory school.
Happy (Pharrell Williams) Highway to Hell (ACDC) I Shot the Sheriff (Eric Clapton) Up Town Funk (Bruno Mars) Chameleon (Herbie Hancock) Pick up the Pieces (Average White Band) Isn’t She Lovely Stevie Wonder Watermelon Man (Herbie Hancock) Birdland, Mercy Mercy Mercy, Blue Brothers Theme, Summertime, Moanin, Green Onions, Autumn Leaves and Comin Homwe Baby.
Here are some more samples of the practice videos that will come with the course