Learn what being in a rock band is all about!
Students pick what songs they want to play and present a live concert at the end of each semester. Explore playing techniques and styles, from wailing lead guitar work to hard-grooving bass lines. Past bands covered include Nirvana, Red Hot Chili Peppers, the Beatles, Led Zeppelin, AC/DC and the Meters. Instruments: vocals, guitar, horns, keyboard (piano), bass, drums.
Call 212.415.5580 to schedule an audition on Jan 26.
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First Session: Sun, Feb 2, 2014, 1 pm - 2 pm
With MOJO Magazine's #1 Blues Album of 2008, Fall Changes, and #2 Blues Album of 2011, Imitate the Sun, New York guitarist/singer Chris Bergson has established himself as "one of the most inventive songwriters in modern blues music." (Richard Skelly, All Music Guide). Chris Bergson has performed and/or shared the stage with Levon Helm, B.B. King, Norah Jones, Hubert Sumlin, John Hammond, Etta James, Bettye LaVette, Annie Ross, Al Foster and Matt Wilson, to name just a few. Notable past performances include: Blues in Hell (Norway), Harvest Time Blues (Ireland), Groningen Rhythm and Blues Night (Holland), Moulin Blues (Holland), Leicester Blues Festival (UK), River to River Festival (NYC), Joe’s Pub (NYC), The Blue Note (NYC), Jazz Standard (NYC), John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts (DC), SXSW (Austin, TX), Levon Helm's Midnight Rambl...for full instructor biography and other classes taught by this instructor, click here
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Location: Lexington Avenue at 92nd St
Room: S297, 2nd Fl, S Bldg
Price: from $450.00
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About 92Y YourStage
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Eligible patrons will be able to order priority registration online.
Who is eligible for priority registration?
Individuals who have participated in 92nd Street Y programs over the past year in selected program areas, participants in certain memberships, and those who have made contributions of $500 or more to 92Y, are eligible to register for programs before they become available to the general public.
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Patrons that qualify for Priority Registration will receive packets in the mail explaining how to purchase online. Priority registration is normally mailed 2-3 weeks before a catalog is available. Registration information includes your Patron ID#. You can use this ID# to setup your login information online. This will allow you to register early for a course or event. Please note: if you receive a packet, you are only eligible to priority register for the programs covered in your packet.
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