Drew Howard

Open G tuning.  This class will start from the ground up; tuning, bar technique, right hand rolls, vibrato, repertoire.
Required Skills: None; All Levels Welcome
Pedal & Lap Steel Guitar
E9 and C6/A6 tunings, technique, players, repertoire from country to western swing and beyond, demonstrations, tone, gear, history and time-line of instruments.
Required Skills: None; All Levels Welcome
Bottleneck Slide
Using a standard guitar, we’ll explore tunings, styles, tone, players and repertoire.  Robert Johnson, Elmore James, Duane Allman.
Required Skills: None, All Levels Welcome

Performance : 35 + years of experience around the country: from New Orleans, New York and Moab UT to venues like Wheatland, Great Lakes Folk Fest, to CBGB’s and Cobo Arena.
Also performances around the world, from Berlin, Copenhagen to Amsterdam and Alaska.

Genres : include folk, country and western, blues, vaudeville, klezmer, swing, dixieland, rock, and more.

Instruction : Drew’s teaching experience spans 30+ years, including Herb David’s Guitar Studio in Ann Arbor and now at Michigan State University’s Community Music School.


June MAD Week Home