Horizontal TabsDescription The Fingerstyle Guitar Workshop features an accomplished faculty to help energize your playing skills. Wednesday, July 27, 2016 to Saturday, July 30, 2016 Registration Fee: $425 *K-12 Educators: 19 SCECH clock hours may be earned by attending this workshop Register Here 2016 Guest Clinicians: John Knowles and Billy McLaughlin The Interlochen Fingerstyle Guitar Workshop, led by guitarist and instructor, Matthew Schroeder, features an accomplished faculty to help energize and grow your playing skills. In this program, you will work closely with a small team of artistic faculty and known guest artists in workshops that cover the spectrum of fingerstyle guitar, from composition and technique to performing and staying inspired. As a part of the workshop, participants will learn a one-of-a-kind guitar arrangement and will have the opportunity to perform in a small guitar ensemble. Intimate sessions led by the guests artists feature technique and tips to keep you inspired. Masterclasses given by guests artists will provide both participants and observers with an opportunity to learn from one another in a non-threatening environment. Enjoy meeting fellow guitar enthusiasts and gain feedback on your playing through supportive coaching. Experience intimate evening concerts featuring guest artists, and socialize with your peers, faculty, and guest artists throughout the week or at an informal coffee house jam. Participants should have at least one year of serious study of the guitar, should know how to read tablature, and should possess the ability to play basic chord shapes. Students must supply their own steel-string acoustic guitar. Register Here for the Fingerstyle Guitar PackageExtend your experience and sign up for both the Techniques in Fingerstyle Guitar and the Fingerstyle Guitar Workshop and receive a price break on your registration. Enjoy five days for only $475! Faculty Matthew Schroeder Fingerstyle Guitar Workshop Director and Faculty Guitar Department Chair, Wisconsin Conservatory of Music Thomas Clippert Fingerstyle Guitar Workshop Faculty Guitar Faculty, Oakton Community College and the Chicago High School for the Arts Billy McLaughlin Guest Clinician, Fingerstyle Guitar Workshop, Interlochen College of Creative Arts John Knowles, cgp Guest Clinician, Fingerstyle Guitar Workshop, Interlochen College of Creative Arts Schedule Supplies Students must supply their own steel-string acoustic guitar.