INTRO TO SONGWRITING AND GUITAR FINGERSTYLE TECHNIQUES WORKSHOP
with Award Winning guitarist HIROYA TSUKAMOTO
Sunday, December 15, 2019
11 am - 12:15 pm
Advance Ticket Cost: $25
At the Door Ticket Cost: $30
One-of-a-kind composer, guitarist and singer-songwriter Hiroya Tsukamoto will demonstrate fingerstyle techniques (playing with the fingers in place of a pick), including chords and basic theory.
Hiroya will cover how to practice in daily basis to improve your skills and effective way to practice. He breaks down different elements of music such as tone, rhythm and explains how to apply to regular daily practice routine.
Also, using his compositions as an example, Hiroya will demonstrate how to start composing an original guitar piece. Learn the elements of song structure, including intros, verses, choruses, bridges, and outros, and how to distill a composition down to its essence. Hiroya shares what he cares about when composing.
Here is an example of Hiroya's Looping style from a recent television appearance.