Tuesday, May 17, 2011

Announcing the WINNER of the BIG BREAK CONTEST!

CONGRATULATIONS!! to "THE GHILLIES" , winners of The Rhode Show's BIG BREAK CONTEST. You can catch them when they perform live at Twin Rivers on May 26 or on FOX during the broadcast of the American Idol Finale. 

Watch their TV Interview & first ever Live performance:


Monday, May 2, 2011

Guitar Class in the Style of Hendrix and Clapton!

 Class now starts May 15th!

Kick it up a notch! This guitar lab is a great way to improve and refine skills important for musical collaborations, like Jam Camp!

Expand your guitar knowledge with this NEW course offering. Teacher, Nic Estrela, will zero in on two guitar greats, Jimi Hendrix and Eric Clapton. You’ll get a hands-on tour of their unique sound, especially their signature chord styles and solo licks. This class is not for beginners, but all ages welcome.

Class Meets:    Sundays, from 1-2pm for 6 wks
Class Dates:     May 15, 22, 29, June 5, 12, 19, 26
Cost:    $120     $50 non-refundable deposit is required to reserve a spot.  The balance is due on the first day of class.

Sunday, May 1, 2011

Beginner's Guitar Class for Ages 8-12

Class will now start on May 15th!

Explore the world of guitar!   Instructor Mark Carvalho will teach you the fundamentals of guitar playing and help you develop good techniques to build upon. You'll enjoy learning tips to help you play your favorite music faster. You'll learn be learning with a small group of kids in your age group who, like you, want to play guitar even though some aren't sure if they can do it. You can! Mark will keep it fun and get you all started on your musical journey together.

You'll need an acoustic guitar for the class and to practice at home. If you need one, we have inexpensive beginner 3/4 size guitars, perfect for kids, starting at $89.99 that are teacher-approved. Or, you can rent a guitar for the 6 weeks for $29.99 and we'll apply the rental fee toward its purchase any time before June 12.

TIP: Inadequate guitars or even great guitars not properly adjusted can be a critical roadblock to your success. If you've already got a guitar, bring it in for a free check up a couple days before class starts so we can make sure it's good to go.
Wanna Play?  Call 508-977-0200 today to reserve* your spot!

INTRO TO GUITAR  (Ages 8-12)
COST:   $115 (includes all class materials) *Non-refundable Tuition deposit of $50 is required to reserve a spot. Balance is due before the first class.

CLASS MEETS:    Sundays from noon to 1pm for 6 weeks
CLASS DATES:    May 15, 22, 29, June 5, 12, 19, 26