Skuli Thorsteinsson Senior Recital
Please join us this Wenesday, June 3rd at 7:00 pm when Skuli Thorsteinsson will present his Senior Recital at the Wisconsin Conservatory of Music. Skuli will being playing guitar music from the rock, blues and jazz genres including music by Jeff Beck, Wes Montgomery, Sonny Rollins, Stevie Wonder, Freddy King, John Coltrane. Skuli has played the violin from a very young age, and currently studies guitar with Matt Schroeder and Paul Silbergleit. Skuli will be attending Berklee College of Music next year.
Backing Skuli will be Conservatory faculty Dave Bayles; drums, Jim Paolo; bass and Matt Schroeder; guitar. The recital will be held in the Helen Bader Recital Hall. 1584 N. Prospect Ave, Milwaukee WI, 53202. Admission is free! For more information call 414-276-5760 or email me at email@example.com.
Summer Lessons and Classes start June 15th!
Click on Skuli's pic to take you to the Conservatory Guitar Department's summer class offerings!
2009 Guitar Weekend July 17-19th
Guitarists of all styles and levels! Come enjoy an intensive weekend of exploring the instrument - expand your experience with different styles, while deepening your knowledge in familiar areas. You choose a major and minor course of study from four basic genres: fingerstyle, jazz, classical, and rock/blues. You’ll meet other guitarists, play in groups, attend jam sessions and choose from a variety of special topic workshops. Minimal guitar experience is required.
Instructors: Matt Schroeder, camp coordinator, fingerstyle; Paul Silbergleit, jazz; Paul Terrien, rock/blues; Tom Clippert, classical
Guitar Weekend Special Guests: Jeff Dagenhardt, Blues Guitar; Nathan Wysock, Arranging for Guitar; Dan Koentopp, Guitar Building, Maintenance and Repair
Grade Level: Entering 9th grade - Adult
Dates/Times: July 17-19 (F-SUN) Fri: 6-9 pm, Sat-Sun: 10 am-4:30 pm
Performance: Sunday, July 19, 3:15-4:30 pm
Registration/Payment Due: July 10
Hope to see you- we always have a good time! Scholarship money is available!
Call 414-276- 5760 for more info, or to register.