BEGINNING BOSSA NOVA GUITAR with Ian Faquini

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Ian Faquini

Ian Faquini SUNDAY, MAY 18, 11:30 AM

This workshop covers basic guitar chord shapes and progressions common in Brazilian music by examining the songs of great composers such as Antonio Carlos Jobim, Vinicius de Moraes, Baden Powell, Dorival Caymmi and others. The instructor also demonstrates essential Brazilian rhythms including bossa nova, samba, baiao, frevo, and toada. Prerequisites: Students should have some experience with basic chords and an interest in Brazilian music.

Ian Faquini is a Brazilian composer, guitarist, and singer. He has studied with many influential Brazilian musicians including Guinga, Marcus Tardelli, Lula Galvao, Chico Pinheiro and others. Ian teaches regularly at the California Brazil Camp.

Start:
May 18, 2014 11:30 am
End:
May 18, 2014 1:30 pm
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Venue:
California Jazz Conservatory
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2087 Addison St, Berkeley, CA, 94704, United States
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