Masterclass for acoustic guitar teaching – Eric Lugosch – Micki Piperno – Paolo Bonfanti

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WHERE: Masterclass II Room
WHEN:
Everyday | 10:00 am – 1:00 pm / 2.30 pm – 5.30 pm
ORGANIZATION: 
Associazione Culturale Armadillo

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 29TH AND SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 30TH

Teachers: Eric Lugosch (USA), Micki Piperno (Ita)

Translation and coordination: Micki Piperno and Camilla Conti

Program:

  • From 10 am to 1pm: Micki Piperno: “Traditional and hybrid techniques for a new contemporary language”
  • From 2.30 pm to 5.30 pm: Eric Lugosh: “Arranging musical pieces for fingerstyle guitars” Michelangelo

 

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 1ST

Teachers: Micki Piperno (Ita), Paolo Bonfanti (Ita)

Translation and coordination: Micki Piperno and Camilla Conti

Program:

  • From 10 am to 1pm: Micki Piperno: “Traditional and hybrid techniques for a new contemporary language”
  • From 2.30 pm to 5.30 pm: Paolo Bonfanti: “The magic of slide sound”

 

“Micki” Piperno is teacher, professional acoustic guitar musician and contemporary music composer. He is the author of several publications for the Sinfonica Jazz, such as: Manual of modern guitar and Playing Theory vol. 1&2, Complete Course of Acoustic Guitar, Lessons of Fingerstyle Acoustic and Classical Guitars Vol 1. and some books of original compositions for acoustic guitars for Fingerpicking.net, such as: Original Composition and Freestyle. Eric Lugosch is fingerstyle teacher. He has taught fingerstyle guitar at the renowned Old Town Folk Music School in Chicago for over 25 years and wrote articles for the magazine

Eric Lugosch is fingerstyle teacher. He has taught fingerstyle guitar at the renowned Old Town Folk Music School in Chicago for over 25 years and wrote articles for the magazines Acoustic Guitar and Fingerstyle Guitar. He currently writes for the Fingerstyle Journal.

Paolo Bonfanti is a very active guitarist, singer and music producer as well as one of the major interpreters of blues, country and bluegrass music. He has done many tours both as solo player and with other skilled Italian musicians and has always shown a high capacity of performing particular playing techniques on his guitar. He is specialized in the bottleneck/slide technique, ancient technique with a broad range of tonal and expressive possibilities. The workshop will highlight the most important features of this approach.