Acoustic Slide Guitar 2

$196 ($186 members) · 80 minutes · Weekly for 8 weeks

Advance your slide guitar technique and emotional expression by learning songs, licks and slide styles ranging from Mississippi Fred McDowell and Muddy Waters to Elmore James and Johnny Winter. Students will learn both open G and open D tunings and advance their slide lead playing and improvisational skills.

The focus of this term will be Chicago Acoustic Blues and will include songs from artists such as Tampa Red, Robert Nighthawk and Muddy Waters. In addition to open tunings, students will learn slide guitar in standard tuning. Bring a slide and an audio or video recorder.

Prerequisites

Guitar 3 ability

Class Schedules and Availability

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