Five 2 hour workshops with internationally renowned tutors

22nd NORTH WALES INTERNATIONAL

JAZZ GUITAR WEEKEND 

October 10th - 12th 2014  

GLYNDWR UNIVERSITY

Mold Road, Wrexham, Wales, LL11 2AW

WHO’S IT FOR?

Whether you’re a gigging jazz guitarist

or new to ​the art of playing jazz, provided you know your way around the guitar fingerboard this course is for you!

IMPROVE YOUR JAZZ GUITAR SKILLS AT THIS GREAT VALUE WEEKEND!

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Only £99! (£90 Concession)

Wide choice of reasonably priced accommodation available in Wrexham and the surrounding area.

 

Call +44 (0)1745 812260 to enrol

or download this enrolment form

Tutorial Programme.

 

FRIDAY 

 

7pm. Welcome.

7.30pm - 10.00pm. 


Group A:  A performance based workshop with Roni Ben-Hur.
This session will include Bill Coleman (double bass) for advice and accompaniment.
Students will be invited to play and performances will be discussed.

 

Group B:  Tuition session dealing with the basic terminology used in jazz, and an introduction to improvisation over jazz standards with Trefor Owen.

 

SATURDAY

 

  10am - 12 noon.


Group A:  Tuition session with Roni Ben-Hur. 
based on Friday evening's performances. 

 

Group B:  A continuation of Friday evening’s tuition session with Trefor Owen. 

 

Student jam session in the cafe/bar 12noon - 2pm.

 

2pm - 4pm. 


Group A:  "Guitarists be Good Accompanists". 

A hands-on tuition session in the art of
"Bass-line Comping", "Developing the Bossa Nova Rhythm" and “Chord Melody”
with Trefor Owen.

 

Group B:  Tuition session with Roni Ben-Hur.  

 

SUNDAY

 

  10am - 12 noon.


Group A:  Performance based workshop with Trefor Owen.

 

Group B:  Tuition session with Roni Ben-Hur.  

Student jam session in the cafe/bar 12noon - 2pm.

 

 2pm - 4pm.


Group A:  Tuition session with Roni Ben-Hur.  

 

Group B:  A general tuition session with Trefor Owen.

The areas covered will include Performance,Accompaniment, Chord Melody and Improvisation.

Lunch time jam sessions for everyone, with bass and drums.

 

Saturday evening concert

(October 11th - 8.30pm)

featuring the course tutors plus guests. 

 

GROUP A

Hands-on tuition sessions,

i.e. for students who wish to learn

in a playing situation. 

 

 GROUP B

Tuition sessions for students who

need help in basic skills.

 

 

NORTH WALES JAZZ

Now celebrating fourteen years of international jazz guitar events in Wrexham.

SINCERE THANKS TO THE SPONSORS OF OUR JAZZ GUITAR EVENTS:

 

BARNES

AND MULLINS LTD,

 

FOULDS OF DERBY,

 

FRAILERS,

 

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