Guy George Workshops
Beginning Pennywhistle or REVIEW!! - Beginner Level - Learn or review all the basics to play a “D” Pennywhistle; be playing tunes in 2 keys by the end of this workshop! “D” Pennywhistle is all you need; if you don’t have one, Guy will have some great-sounding, inexpensive whistles for sale at our booth.
Learn & Play the Jumbie Jam Steel Drum! - All Levels
Quick Review of the basics, and then we’ll learn some new tunes on the Steel Drum! We will have a few for sale at the Retreat - - contact Guy before Jan 1st, 2022 if you would like to order one for this workshop! (Ukulele players welcome to join and practice strumming - music will be available with chord pics)
Manatee Orchestra for Hammered Dulcimer, Pennywhistle, & Steel DrumAll Levels - Learn all the parts for our Manatee Orchestra tunes, and practice together to be ready for our Saturday evening performance! Mountain dulcimer or ukulele players who have their music are welcome to join, practice, and play along!
Part 1 - Hammered Dulcimer, Pennywhistle, & Steel Drum play Calypso Music!Intermediate Level
Learn some fun, all NEW calypso music with melody, harmony, and embellishments! We’ll learn and practice together, creating our own mini-orchestra! (Ukulele players welcome to join and practice strumming - music will be available with chord pics)
Part 2 - Calypso & Pirate tunes on HD, Pennywhistle, & Steel Drum! - Intermediate Level
Learn a few more NEW calypso, pirate, shanty style tunes with melody, harmony, embellishments, and lyrics! Focus on performance and tips provided to help with arrangements. (Ukulele players welcome to join and practice strumming - music will be available with chord pics)