Chapman Stick new web image 2019.jpg Horizontal TabsDescription The 2019 Chapman Stick Workshop faculty line-up includes Emmett Chapman, creator of the Chapman Stick®, along with master performers and teachers of the Stick, Steve Adelson and Greg Howard. Join us for this 4-day workshop and gain valuable skills, hone techniques and enjoy the camaraderie of fellow players! Wednesday, July 10, 2019 to Saturday, July 13, 2019 Registration Fee: $450 / $425 if registering by April 1 *K-12 Educators: Earn 18 State of Michigan SCECH clock hours by attending this workshop. Register Here This year's Chapman Stick Workshop celebrates 10 years at Interlochen and marks 50 years of "Free Hands," the two-handed playing technique pioneered in 1969 by Emmett Chapman, the creator of the Chapman Stick®. The workshop will include instruction and inspiration for players of the Stick, the two-handed tapping electric instrument created by Emmett Chapman and popularized in the 1970s and 1980s by Tony Levin, who performed alongside artists including Peter Gabriel and King Crimson. Master performers and teachers of the Stick, Steve Adelson and Greg Howard, along with the instrument's creator Emmett Chapman will lead technique classes and will perform in concert on the first night. Hands-on sessions throughout the workshop will inspire and support beginners and intermediate to advanced players, while a closing session on the final day will offer all participants a chance to play together. Gain valuable skills and enjoy the camaraderie of fellow Stick players from around the country. See the schedule for details regarding each instructional session offered during the workshop. Participants must provide their own instrument. See Supplies tab for details. Faculty Glenn Poorman Artistic Director, Chapman Stick Workshop, Interlochen College of Creative Arts Emmett Chapman Guest Artist, Chapman Stick Workshop, Interlochen College of Creative Arts Greg Howard Guest Clinician, Chapman Stick Workshop, Interlochen College of Creative Arts Steve Adelson Guest Clinician, Chapman Stick Workshop, Interlochen College of Creative Arts Schedule Supplies Please bring your Chapman Stick, amplifier, and cords to the workshop. If you have additional equipment questions or needs, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org. A notebook and writing utensil (or laptop or tablet) to take notes is also helpful.