Introduction to Gypsy Jazz Guitar

$202 ($192 members) · 80 minutes · Weekly for 8 weeks

Learn to play in the gypsy jazz tradition while exploring the music of Django Reinhardt. We’ll cover rhythm ("la pompe"), repertoire, and introductory lead playing with the gypsy-jazz "rest stroke" picking technique. This unique picking and rhythm style will inform your playing no matter what genre you work with.

Prerequisites

Guitar 3

Class Schedules and Availability

The Old Town School of Folk Music, Inc.
4544 N. Lincoln Avenue, Chicago IL 60625  •  773.728.6000