WE ARE OFFERING 2 ADULT ROCK U CLASSES THIS SESSION!

SAME DATES, DIFFERENT TIME SLOTS

April 5th through June 7th

 5:00 - 6:45PM  &  7:00 - 8:45PM

With 10 Thursday evening classes, this session will culminate with a final show at an all-ages venue, scheduled for Sunday, June 10th.

$300

In this class you will learn the skills and self confidence needed to play in a real band

We will help you create a great band while becoming a practiced musician, confident performer and supportive band member.  

* Classes will be held at instructor Nick O'Donnell's home studio in Vancouver Heights *


WE'LL BE COMBINING ELEMENTS FROM OUR BLUES AND ROCK BAND CLASSES THIS SESSION, TO CREATE A NEW INTEGRATED CURRICULUM:

BLUES BAND ELEMENTS:

  • What is the BLUES FORM?
  • What does I IV V mean and why it is important
  • The basic rhythms and names for the most important and frequently called blues tunes
  • The Blues Scale
  • Basic Blues grooves like the shuffle
  • Blues rhythm guitar techniques and soloing ideas
  • Bass and drum patterns
  • You'll get a book to take home with all chords, lyrics and songs laid out in an easy-to-read format

 

ROCK BAND ELEMENTS:

  • Chords and scales needed to play each song
  • Counting and rhythms
  • How to lock-in with each other -- Focus on bass and drum connection
  • Performance skills, microphone technique
  • A group of songs the band can choose from to create a personal repertoire
  • You will get a book to take home with all chords, and the songs laid out in an easy to read format, plus instruction on how to read basic charts
  • Opportunities to sing lead and/or back-up vocals

IF YOU HAVE THE SKILL, YOU'VE ALREADY PASSED THE AUDITION.  

WE WANT YOU TO ROCK OUT.

SEE YOU AT  REHEARSAL.


Register HERE