$150

Fundamentals of Bluegrass Guitar: 6-Week Class (VIRTUAL)

with Pete Kartsounes
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An six-week virtual class via Zoom on Mondays from 6:30 to 8:00 PM Pacific Time, Jan. 25, Feb. 1, 8, 15, 22 and March 1

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Fundamentals of Bluegrass Guitar: 6-Week Virtual Class with Pete Kartsounes

Join singer-songwriter and bluegrass guitar picker Pete Kartsounes for a six-week course on the fundamentals of bluegrass guitar and beyond. In this course, we will be diving into different techniques of playing bluegrass guitar as well as the etiquette of "the jam" and "the songs." We will be learning a variety of bluegrass-specific skills including flatpicking and cross-picking, in addition to learning a variety of traditional fiddle tunes to use as a basis for honing your bluegrass guitar skills. This class is geared towards advanced-beginner or solid intermediate guitar players of all genres, who are interested in learning or developing more with bluegrass guitar.

About the instructor:

Pete is an award winning singer-songwriter, flat picker, and cutting-edge musician’s musician, No stranger to life out on the road, Pete has spent over two decades bringing his voice and guitar to stages all over the world. After 19 years submerged in the Colorado bluegrass scene sharing the stage with bands such as Leftover Salmon, Greensky Bluegrass and Yonder Mountain String Band, Pete now resides in Bend, OR spending most of his days writing, recording, teaching guitar, song schools, doing photography/videography, touring as a solo act and performing with others in small group gatherings under Covid-19 guidelines.

Pete continues to push the boundaries of the eclectic world of acoustic music. Pete is a truly limitless artist and a craftsman, whose songwriting draws from a myriad of musical traditions. Writing ballads, blues, jazz, bluegrass, folk, and compositions that defy definition, he is best described as a story teller, weaving a tale through a soulful musical journey.

https://www.petekmusic.com/

For additional questions or concerns regarding program content: Pete Kartsounes westwindproject@hotmail.com

For additional questions or concerns regarding logistics, arrangements, and general assistance: Dave Ehle dave@sistersfolkfestival.org or 541-588-7066

Refund Policy: Because this is a virtual event, refunds will not be given. Enrollment may be transferred by the purchaser.

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