SAM an initiative of MARG Limited is now offering a two day workshop. The faculty for the workshop is one of today’s most versatile guitar shredders and SAM faculty Ed Degenaro. The workshop is scheduled on Nov 13 and 14 at the new campus of Swarnabhoomi Academy of Music.
With World class faculty, the SAM facility is complete with the latest gear, lecture halls, ensemble rooms, labs, practice rooms, recital halls, library, media center, recreation facilities and ultramodern residential facilities among others. With an excellent faculty to student ratio, Swarnabhoomi Academy of Music is spread over a vast 4 acre campus which makes learning a truly unforgettable experience.
Who Is This Workshop For?
This workshop is for electric guitar players who are interested in taking their Rock, Metal or Fusion playing to the next level by woodshedding for a weekend with a master shredder. Applicants must have strong guitar playing skills in Rock, Metal or Fusion genres. Applicants will be judged on the basis of the application form and a demo that reflects their guitar playing. It could be a CD mailed to us or online links such as You tube, My space etc.
What Will Ed’s Workshop Cover?
General Musicianship And Modern Guitar Techniques
Getting the right sound, Non- diatonic ideas in shredding, creative improvisation, harmonics, two handed fret tapping, sweep picking, alternate picking, economy picking, legato picking, slapping, effects, Arpeggios, chords and scales and their super imposition in modern rock guitar styles.
Stylistic Approaches Of Shred Masters
Pentatonics of Eric Johnson, Wide interval legato and one note per string ideas of Shawn lane, Harmonic minor scale as used by Yngwie Malmsteen, Tapping and other approaches of Steve Vai and Joe Satriani.