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GillaCamp 2018 Day 2 of 2

  • Quality Suites 5188 Witenberg Lane Northeast Keizer, OR, 97303 United States (map)

Day 2 Topics: Monday August 20, 2018

10:00am - Set Up and Warm Up

11:00am - Music Theory Made Fun For Guitar & Ukulele: Learn the foundation or continue the study of music theory fundamentals with precisely what is needed to write hundreds of tunes. Introduction to the Gilewitz take on theory will open up the doors to triads, expanded chord qualities, and chord sequencing. Jam with a single lead note.

12:00pm - Study of Two Tunes; One Pop/One Classical For Guitar: Academy Award Winning Best Original Song “Falling Slowly” by Glen Hansard and Markéta Irglová and “Study for Margo” by David Walbert. Ukulele Players will be breaking down Stephn Fosters "O! Susanna".

2:00pm - Brief Study of Open D Tuning: While studying “Echoing Gilewitz”, beginners learn 2-finger chord shapes, a 6-note picking pattern, a brief introduction to slide guitar. Advanced players learn how to layer the tune with musical nuances. Ukulele Players will study two tunes from "Fingerstyle Ukulele" by Richard Gillewitz

3:00pm - Take a Turn in the Hot Seat (optional): Pull your group together to show off your chops and creativity for your fellow GillaCampers.

6:00pm - Bonus Farewell Dinner:  Join your fellow students for dinner at Outback Steakhouse (GillaCampers pick up their own tab) local restaurant. Significant others/partners welcome to join the diners.

 Full Tuition Includes:

8 Session Workshop (50 minutes each), 15% discounted lodging rates, hotel catered and off-site lunch, all day beverages, group/individual instruction, instructional packets, swag prizes from D’Addario, Shubb Capos, Mel Bay, TrueFire, L.R. Baggs, Audio-Technica.

Lodging Information:

Quality Suites: 5188 Wittenberg Lane NE, Keizer OR 97303/ 503-390-4733

Mention that you are attending the GillaCamp Guitar Workshop for special room rates, breakfast included.

GillaCamp Booking:  352-860-2422 or  PayPal or checks accepted.



Earlier Event: August 19
GillaCamp 2018 Day 1 of 2
Later Event: October 17
Third Wednesday Jam