Release Date: Monday, May 14th 2012

2-Time Grammy Winner Wings' Guitarist, Laurence Juber Workshop at Wisconsin Conservatory

The Conservatory Welcomes Former Wings Guitarist Laurence Juber for an Exciting Fingerstyle Master Class  Tuesday, May 15 at 7:30pm!

Beatles, Wings and Six Strings Guitar Master Class covers arranging and performing for Fingerstyle Guitar and encourages a musical approach to the guitar with technique and performance skills integrated organically into the presentation. Topics covered include: articulating a 'singing' melody; developing texture, bass-lines, harmonies and voicing; finding the "groove." Altered tunings and fresh ways of looking at standard tuning are explored, using examples from the Beatles, Pop and Standard repertoire, as well as familiar traditional melodies and Laurence Juber's own compositions.

There is an emphasis on both left and right hand fingering in regard to tone production and technical efficiency. Lots of useful information, interactivity and fun! Knowledge of theory is not essential.

Join us in the Helen Bader Recital Hall for this exciting master class!

$5.00 general admission at the door / Free for Conservatory students

EASTTOWN FACTS

The East Town Association was officially incorporated in 1983, although it began in the early 1960’s.


The first Bastille Days took place July 17 & 18 in 1982 and we celebrate the 30th anniversary in 2011. 


East Town Market celebrates 15 years in 2011 and over 80 vendors participate annually.


Jazz in the Park started in 1991, 21 years later we have over 8,000 weekly attendees.


The Storm the Bastille started in 1985.  Today, over 5000 runners and walkers participate.


November through May, check out the East Town Market at Discovery World on the 2nd Saturdays from 10am to 2pm. 


The first Bastille Days was located on Jefferson Street directly in front of George Watts & Son, today Bastille Days has four stages and occupies eight city blocks.


Beginning in 2009, we no longer allow guests to carry in their own alcoholic beverages to any of our events, including Jazz in the Park. Support these free events and buy a glass of wine!


Over 200 businesses and 100 individuals are members of the East Town Association, see why!


Did you know you can get your knives sharpened at the East Town Market?

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