This 5-week course is a chance for guitarists to expand their technique, repertoire and musical knowledge by taking an in depth look at Folk and Blues Fingerstyle Guitar with Musician Tom Cronin.
Participants will be guided through a repertoire of songs and instrumentals, working on techniques such as Travis picking, Hybrid picking and many more through the playing of guitarists such as Blind Blake, Big Bill Broonzy and Richard Thompson.
About the tutor
Tom Cronin is a professional musician with wide experience of folk, blues, bluegrass and rock. He teaches guitar and mandolin one-to-one and in groups including at the prestigious Music Education Centre, Sage Gateshead (UK).
The course fee is £60 for a 5-session term. You may also pay £15 per session (minimum payment £30).
There are some half-price bursaries available for adults aged 18-25 (please email email@example.com for details).
About learning and participation at The Globe
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You will need to bring all the equipment you need including instruments, amplifiers (if required) and music stands.
Creating a Globe Account
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