2018 Master Classes
Industry leaders offer their expertise on a variety of topics. Advanced guitar styles, luthier tips, new technology, guitar maintenance and repair, social media marketing.
Tickets are $25 per class*, and must be purchased in addition to Exhibition entry.
The Classes will take place at the Exhibition on August 11 & 12 at Creekside Community Centre. Finalized classroom locations will be posted day of the show. NOTE: Exhibition Ticket is required; Master Class registration sold separately.
All Classes $25 plus GST & service fees.
Saturday August 11
11:30 am - 12:30 pm - David Martone: The Combined Hands of Fury
1:30 - 2:30 pm - Terry Robb: Acoustic Fingerstyle Guitar, Blues, Ragtime & Slide
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm - Claus Boesser-Ferrari - Latin Grooves (Brazil/Cuba), Body Percussion / Mouth Percussion, Guitar Percussion, Percussion Guidelines of Brazilian and Cuban Grooves
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm - Itamar Erez - Transforming theory to practice. Keys to unlocking the fretboard!
Sunday August 12
10:30 am - 11:30 am - Francois Pelletier - Creative concepts: Writing for the Guitar
11:30 - 12:30 pm - Don Alder: The Tonal Toolkit
12:30 - 1:30 pm - Adam Miller - Fingerstyle Freedom
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm - Paul Pigat: Intro to Travis Picking & the Fingerstyle of Chet Atkins
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm - Mark Lemaire: Being Your Own Producer. Plus: Secret Guitar Recording Secrets