Handmade at Home Virtual Guitar Workshop Series: Sonya Badigian
January 21 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
HANDMADE AT HOME
VIRTUAL GUITAR WORKSHOP SERIES
Join us for oldtime guitar backup workshops online this winter!
Handmade Music School has asked 4 of our favorite guitar playing pals to share a little time with us online this winter discussing, demonstrating and teaching their award winning and distinctive guitar styles.
January 21, 2024 at 4 PM EST
In this session we’ll be scraping the surface of topics like Good Rhythm – How? and Chords – Which One? We will also touch briefly on ego death and how close to play to the bridge. My goal in teaching is to help students bring presence, solidity and intentionality into their old time guitar playing. Please come with good listening ears and bring your questions, big and small!
MORE ABOUT OUR WINTER VIRTUAL GUITAR SERIES:
These hour and a half long workshops will be a great opportunity to hear some really inspiring music, learn some new insights and techniques, and reconnect with your community in the cold dark of winter. The loose format of these sessions will be:
- a short intro where each artist is either interviewed by the Handmade Music staff, or talks a little about themselves and their approach to stringband music and guitar back-up
- plays a few of their favorite recordings of guitar backup, talks about why they love them
- plays a few tunes with a friend or 3
- teaches a tune or song or 3
- a question and answer zoom hangout session
Handmade Music School’s Joebass (who curated this lineup) will kick the series off on December 19th with his own guitar class in which he will feature recordings of the 4 guest instructors as well as a few of his own tips and tricks.
Price is pay what you can with a strongly suggested donation of $25 and a minimum $5.