E-Tap Seminar 2018 : European Tap-guitar seminar
Main Topic’ Harmony on the Tap-guitar’
We shall concentrate on harmony, advanced harmony in new music, chords, simple chords,
four-notes chords on the Right hand, different basses.
When: Monday 23 to Sunday 29 July 2018
Where : Libramont – Belgiumhttp://www.akdt.be/index.php/stages/musique
Organisers: Académie d’été de Wallonie and Clic Music
Randy Strom, (US)
Wolfgang Daiss, the most prominent tapper in today’s contemporary music, has confirmed his participation to E-Tap. Wolfgang has shared, with Daniel Schell , an involvement to bring the tap-guitar in the world of contemporary classical music. Having most of his chamber music works, Wolgang is now preparing with Daniel a ta-guitar concerto. Wolfgang shall be present to ETap, on July 17-18, only for your private lesson.
Kuno Wagner, a prominent musician of this time, playing the classical guitar, the two-regions tap-guitar, the Crafty one region touch-guitar and… an extraordinary creative percussionist. Kuno is one of the leading spirits of E-Tap. He has accompanied us for concerts and afternoon rhythmic classes. He shall be there from July 20 to 23 and … highly welcomed !
Topics of this 2018 session:
The great jazz musician will show and explain his incredible groove. Through a choice of great standards, Randy will demonstrate improvisation on chord changes with walking bass. Specially interesting is the topic of the 2018 session: chords with four different notes and their use.
– General tapping techniques: fingering on various boards (including the guitar) and tunings ( 4ths, 5ths, crafty)
-Harmony: Traditional, jazz and new chord changes. We shall continue the chords studies which we started last year.
Watch the scores of “Spring Comes” and Blue E-Tap.
– Rhythmics: Even and uneven metrics: Using such meters as 4/4 , 5/8 and 7/8 and alternating them.
– Creating interesting rhytms and lines on those meters and others
– Multi motive improvisation: one different motive in each hand.
Wolfgang Daiss: the greatest and most impressive tapping reader of all times, Wolgang teaches individually during the session. Here is your opportunity to have a -free- private lesson with legend Wolfgang.
Kuno Wagner: (A clasical guitar player – a Crafty tapper – a drummer of excellence ) All at the same time??? Yes, that is Kuno, and he shall visit us and accompany you during the performances and classes.
Académie Internationale d’été de Wallonie
Avenue Herbofin 39
In collaboration with “AKDT”
Académie Internationale d’Eté de Wallonie.
Check our schedule of the 2018 session here
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