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Old Town School of Folk Music: Robert Johnson Guitar Workshop

September 20 @ 7:00 pm - 8:15 pm

| $25.00

I’ll be presenting a 75 minute, hands on guitars workshop on the music and techniques of Delta blues legend Robert Johnson at the august Old Town School Of Folk Music in Chicago on Wednesday evening at 7:00 p.m., September 20th.

This class will look at the strategies, chord forms in standard tuning, and slide techniques critical to playing Johnson’s style of Delta blues, which helped define acoustic Delta/guitar blues for much of the 20th Century.

My workshop will be followed directly by a workshop by Lydia Martin on Robert Johnson for the 5-string banjo! Lydia and I will present contrasting versions of Johnson’s music in between the workshops, hers starts at 8:30. Some come early or plan to stay late.

Details

Date:
September 20
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:15 pm
Cost:
$25.00
Event Category:

Organizer

Karima Daoudi
Phone:
773-728-6000
Email:
kdaoudi AT oldtownschool . org

Venue

The Old Town School of Folk Music
4544 N. Lincoln Avenue
Chicago, IL 60625 United States
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Phone:
773-728-6000
Website:
https://www.oldtownschool.org/classes/detail/?courseid=5745

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