In this workshop with guitarist Hiroya Tsukamoto, you will learn various techniques of fingerstyle guitar (playing with the fingers or fingernails in place of a pick), including various chords and basic musical theory. Also using his compositions as an example, Hiroya Tsukamoto demonstrates how to start composing and developing an original guitar piece for a live setting. Learn and deconstruct the elements of song structure, including intros, verses, choruses, bridges, and outros, and how to distill your composition down to its essence. Hiroya also shares what he cares about when composing and what he is thinking when he writes.
Hiroya Tsukamoto Guitar Workshop: Introduction to Composing for Guitar
- 8 Exchange Street
- Auburn, NY 13021
- January 25, 2020
- Auburn Public Theater