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British Invasion: from then until now

This Gig covers some original groups in the British Invasion like the Rolling Stones, The Animals, Beatles, and The Zombies. It stops in the 80’s and 90’s for U2, The Police, Radiohead and Oasis. Modern British groups like the Artic Monkey and the Kooks are part of the music mix.

Saturdays September 17 to December 23

Hours: 10:30a - 1:00p

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90’s Rock and Punk

Nirvana, Pearl Jam and the Red Hot Chili Peppers were just a few of the bands that made the 90’s a special musical decade. Students will learn the music, the techniques and how to get to the signature sound of the 90’s.

Thursdays, September 14 to December 21

Hours: 5:00p - 7:30p

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Rockin’ Blues

The groundwork for Classic Rock is the blues. Many of our students have limited knowledge of the origins of Rock and Roll. We cover some standard blues and techniques from the greats; Muddy Water, BB King, Robert Johnson to get the vibe of this music form. Then we see how groups used this music to create Rock. These groups include; The Rolling Stones, Cream, The Blues Breakers and many others.

Tuesdays, September 12 to December 19

Hours: 5:00p - 7:30p

 

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Gig Starters (true beginners)

 

 

 

Gig Starters (true beginners)

On Saturday afternoon, we have all our beginner students come in for basic instruction and to be part of the Gig Center. Students learn by playing their first songs as they learn their instrument. As soon as the student is ready, they join a Gig of their choice and be part of performing band.

Saturdays, September 17 -December 23

Hours: 2:00p - 3:30p

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Adults

 

 

 

Stones + Blues

This Gig will explore the Rolling Stones work including their blues based songs and then visit some blues classics. We will cover some awesome blues songs with inspiration from artists like Muddy Waters, Jimi Hendrix, BB King and Gary Moore.

Mondays September 11 to December 18

Hours: 8:00p - 10:30p

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The Boss, Browne and Petty

This trio represents a cross section of true classic rock. Some of the songs we look at include; Tenth Avenue Freeze Out, Glory Days, Thunder Road from The Boss, Running on Empty, Stay and Take it Easy from Jackson Browne and Free Fallin’, Mary Jane’s Last Dance and Breakdown.

Thursdays September 14 to December 21

Hours: 8:00p - 10:30p

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Our fully equipped rehearsal spaces may be rented out, pending availability. If your band is looking for room to practice, please contact us for additional info! (203) 292-8934. info@gigcenterwestport.com