DOBRO | OPEN TO ALL LEVELS | Required Skills: None
Open G tuning. This class will start from the ground up; tuning, bar technique, right hand rolls, vibrato, and repertoire.
PEDAL & LAP STEEL | OPEN TO ALL LEVELS | Required Skills: None
E9 and C6/A6 tunings, technique, players, repertoire from country to western swing and beyond, demonstrations, tone, gear, history and time-line of instruments.
BOTTLENECK SLIDE | OPEN TO ALL LEVELS | Required Skills: None
Using a standard guitar, we’ll explore tunings, styles, tone, players and repertoire. Robert Johnson, Elmore James, Duane Allman.
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.