From: SEFAN [admin_at_sefan_dot_org_dot_uk]
Sent: 18 June 2008 11:59
Subject: SEFAN 2008-06-18_02 Frank McLaughlin guitar w'shop music, Lewes Arms Sat 19 July


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From: ValmaiGoodyear_at_aol_dot_com
Date: 17 June 2008 09:37:24 BDT
Subject: Frank McLaughlin guitar w'shop music, Lewes Arms Sat 19 July

Dear Everyone,
 
The advance music for Frank's all-day workshop is now available as .pdfs - in fact I could send it to you if you'd like to have an early look at it.
 
Background information and a booking form follow my signature.
 
All the best,
 
Valmai
 
Valmai Goodyear
20, St. John's Terrace, Lewes, BN7 2DL

01273 476757

Lewes Arms Folk Club, Mount Place, Lewes, East Sussex BN7 1YH
http://www.lewesarmsfolkclub.org/
Residents: Bryan Creer, Dave Earl, Sandra Goddard, Valmai Goodyear, Suzanne Higgins, Steve & Diane Nevill, George Oakley, Robert O'Mahony, Derek Seed

Lewes Arms Workshop No 96
FRANK McLAUGHLIN
SCOTTISH GUITAR WORKSHOP
Places 25
 Saturday 19th. July 2008
10.45 a.m.- 4.45 p.m.
The Royal Oak, Station Street, Lewes,
East Sussex BN7 2DA

           

                A first class guitarist & piper, Frank (www.myspace.com/frankmclaughlin) has worked with many top musicians on the Scottish scene. He is regularly in demand as a session player and is an experienced tutor. He works with virtuoso fiddle player Stewart Hardy, is a member of the Mick West Band and performs as duo with singer Gillian MacDonald.

The workshop will cover a range of techniques used in the playing & accompanying of both traditional tunes & songs; exploring ideas of using rhythm & chord voicing to create interesting parts; finger picking in standard & alternative tunings; flat picking; an approach to accompanying songs. Music & guitar tab available for all pieces.
                       
IN THE EVENING MICK WEST & FRANK McLAUGHLIN
PERFORM AT THE LEWES ARMS FOLK CLUB
(6; advance tickets available
from address at end of this form)
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FRANK McLAUGHLIN
SCOTTISH GUITAR WORKSHOP
Saturday 19th. July 2008
Provisional Timetable
10.45   Registration & coffee; order lunch (refreshments not included)
11.00   Flat-picking; exploring rhythms (jigs & reels) & chord voicing to build a dynamic guitar part
12.30   Lunch
13.30   Creating a part for song accompaniment (dropped D). finger picking & rhythmic examples using songs from the Scottish tradition.
15.15   Tea/coffee break
15.30   Uses of alternative tunings (DADGAD and C add 2) , accompanying & playing the melody. 
16.45   Finish
N.B. Booking is recommended as numbers are limited. Music will be sent in advance
& maps & accommodation lists on request.
Lewes Arms Folk Club
 c/o 20, St. John's Terrace, LEWES,
 East Sussex BN7 2DL
Tel. (01273) 476757
e-mail: valmaigoodyear_at_aol_dot_com
Website: www.lewesarmsfolkclub.org  
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FRANK McLAUGHLIN
SCOTTISH GUITAR WORKSHOP
 Saturday 19th. July 2008
BOOKING FORM
I enclose a cheque for 25.00 for workshop fees (refreshments not included).
Name:
Address:
No. of tickets for evening performance
(6 each, include SAE for these):
Telephone:
E-mail address:
Tick for map:      Tick for accommodation list:
Please make cheques payable to Lewes Arms Folk Club and send with this booking form to: Valmai Goodyear, 20, St. John's Terrace,
LEWES, East Sussex BN7 2DL
Tel. (01273) 476757
e-mail: valmaigoodyear_at_aol_dot_com
Website: www.lewesarmsfolkclub.org


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