Later this month, Get Back Wisconsin will be hosting a one-day Beatles workshop in Madison, Wisconsin.
FULL SCHEDULE FOR THE DAY:
9:00-9:45 Introductory session
A quick overview of what we are doing and why
A few words about each of the specialized sessions
A short performance by GET BACK WISCONSIN
10:00-11:00 Specialized sessions round 1
-Drums (led by John Nokovic)
-Bass (led by Steve Morgan)
-Keyboard/Strings/Winds (led by Aviv Kammay)
-Guitar (led by Geoff Blake-Horst and Sean Michael Dargan)
11:15-12:15 Specialized sessions round 2
-Vocals (led by Sean Michael Dargan and Steve Morgan)
-Beatles literacy: Discography and bibliography (led by Geoff Blake-Horst and Aviv Kammay)
1:30-2:30 Specialized sessions round 3
-Self-contained “inauthentic” Beatles covers for the solo artist (led by Sean Michael Dargan)
-Arranging Beatles covers in the practical world (led by Aviv Kammay and Steve Morgan)
2:45-4:15 Practice time in small, ad hoc ensembles, each facilitated by one or more Get Back Wisc. members
4:30-6:00 Closing session
Performances by workshop participants
A live rehearsal by GET BACK WISCONSIN (using Rubber Soul material)
Q&A with GET BACK WISC.
Registration costs $50 ($40 for students). The deadline for registration is September 19. You can register by clicking here:
This blog is a workshop for developing my analyses of The Beatles' music.