Guy George

Thursday 2-9-2023

Class #1K 1:00 – 2:15 Steel Drum

Learn how to play the “Jumbie Jam” Steel Drum

The perfect addition to any group. The Jumbie Jam steel drum is easily played in the key of “G”, but can be used for back-up in “D” and “C” as well. You’ll learn all the basics and a few tunes on this great instrument! Bring your Jumbie Jam and join us for review to learn from the ground-up! (Contact me (guy@islandguymusic.c) to purchase one of these drums at a special price and I’ll have it Thursday morning at our vending table).

Class #2K 2:30 – 3:45 Steel Drum

“Rhythm and Tunes on the Jumbie Jam”

Once you know your way around the Jumbie Jam, you’ll be ready to play more tunes and learn back-up technique to use on many tunes with other instruments!

Friday 2-10-2023

Class #3G 9:00 – 10:15 HD Beginner

HD Basics

Class #4K 10:30 – 11:45 Penny whistle

Introduction to Penny whistle

Have fun learning to play this great little instrument! You’ll get all the basics in this first workshop: breathing technique, note locations, and more, along with a few easy tunes! “D” Penny whistle needed for this workshop.             

Class #6K 2:30 – 3:45 Penny whistle

“Be Ready for St. Patty’s Day on Penny whistle” – (INT)

Learn some Celtic tunes, perfect for St. Patrick’s Day, with melodies, harmonies, and embellishing tips. “D” Penny-whistle needed for this workshop.

Class #7H 4:00 – 5:15 HD Intermediate       

“Celtic Favorites on Hammered Dulcimer

`Learn some Celtic tunes, perfect for St. Patrick’s Day, with Melodie’s, harmonies, embellishments and back-up ideas.

Saturday 2-11-2023

Class #8K 9:00 – 10:15 Penny-whistle

“Sea Shanties on Penny-whistle – Play like a Pirate!” (INT)

Learn some fun sea shanties with melody and harmony parts for each tune. Aarrgh, Matey! “D” Penny-whistle needed for this workshop.           

Class #9K 10:30 – 11:45 Penny-whistle

“Love Songs for the Penny-whistle” – (INT)

Bring your heart and your whistle and learn some beautiful love songs with melody, harmony, and “woo-ing” technique – just in time for Valentine’s Day! “D” Pennywhistle needed for this workshop.

Class #10H 1:00 – 2:15 HD Intermediate

“Love Songs on Hammered Dulcimer” (INT)

Bring your heart and your hammered dulcimer and learn some beautiful love songs with melody, harmony, and “woo-ing technique – just in time for Valentine’s Day!

Class #11K 2:30 – 3:45 Penny-whistle          

“Beach Music Jam for Penny-whistle (Bring Your Ukulele friend)” (INT)

Heading to the beach? Bring your whistle and your uke friends and jam away on some fun ‘beach’ tune! We’ll have music and instruction for Penny-whistle and uke! Join us (Guy and Sharrie) for some jamming fun! “D” Penny-whistle needed for this workshop. Combine class with 11J