Guitarists such as Davy Graham, Duck Baker, Bert Jansch, Mississippi John Hurt, Big Bill Broonzy, and Stefan Grossman have all written solo instrumental guitar pieces that draw heavily from folk, blues and jazz music. This class will explore the ways in which numerous acoustic guitars can blend together by playing group arrangements of these solo guitar pieces. Students must have their own acoustic or nylon string guitars.
TUITION: $230 + FEES: $15
As a guitarist, Jason Crigler has toured and/or recorded with numerous artists including John Cale, Marshall Crenshaw, Linda Thompson, Erin Mckeown and Teddy Thompson. He has appeared on The Late Show with David Letterman as well as Later...with Jools Holland. Jason has composed and recorded music for a number of independent films, including Ashtanga, NY, Tending Fires and Grand Street. He has also composed the music for numerous audio branding and ad campaigns. Some of his clients include General Electric, Blue State Digital, Frog Design, The Fullbridge Program and FORGE Worldwide. Jason studied at the Berklee College of Music and has been teaching for over twenty years.