10 week Joy of the Jam and the Guitar Orchestra – East London

10 week jam class starting 29th May

Date: 29 May 2021

Price: £250

Joy of the Jam and the Guitar Orchestra


Please note that the cost you pay when you book is 50% of the full price. You’ll pay the second half after week 5

What it is A program dedicated entirely to jamming. This is achieved through building up a good group of mates, selecting songs that sound great in a live setting and then working on the skills required to make those songs sound the best they can

How the sessions run We’re often joined by percussionists, pianists, a bass player and other instrumentalists. There’s a lot of workshopping, a lot of people working on ‘their bit’ whether that be the solo in a song, or a fingerpicking section; meaning we get a beautiful, textured sound. 

What you’ll learn Mainly, how to jam. This will see you developing all aspects of guitar playing, lead work, rhythm, complimentary stylistic playing choices. The whole lot. 

What you’ll already know You’ll be good with barre chords and familiar with some scales. You’ll be able to read tab and navigate a song fairly quickly. This is usually attended by our intermediate/advanced players. 

Practice Requirements About 30 minutes five times a week. Practice is essential as this course is somewhat of a team sport

Is this course right for me? Get in touch if you want to discuss which level to do. We’re more than happy to jump on a call or talk via email

The Social Bit You’ll be learning with about 8-10 other musicians. The classes are fun and all about connecting with your class mates. Typically, a group of people that jam together stay together. You might find yourself hanging out in between classes, meeting earlier or staying later at our bar. One of our classes once went for drinks afterwards and all booked an African Safari together. This is how it tends to go at The Guitar Social

Time and date
Every Saturday 12.30 – 2pm from 29th May for 10 weeks

Location
TGS Headquarters – On Vyner
1-5 Vyner Street
Bethnal Green
E2 9DG

You can reach On Vyner by walking 8 minutes up from Bethnal Green underground station (Central line), by walking 2 minutes from Cambridge Heath Overground station (Orange line) or by driving. Parking is free on Vyner street after 5.50pm weekdays and all day over the weekend

Price
£250 for 10 weeks. 50% paid up-front. 50% paid after week 5. By signing up and paying 50% up front you’re committing to paying the second half after week 5 even if you don’t attend any sessions after week 5

How to book
Scroll to May in the calendar below, select the date of the first session and book. After week 5 we’ll send you a link for the second payment of £125


Scroll to May in the calendar to book

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From the Guitar Social Community

Thanks to The Guitar Social , I am living my dream after years of longing to play the guitar but feeling too scared to go for it. I am loving it. The classes are so enjoyable.
Beverley, Birmingham
The class is run by a group who really understand the principles of learning and the reasons for doing it! Also we are given sensible and realistic targets and outcomes coupled with very helpful practice schedules.
Lindsay, London
The Guitar Social is unique, vibrant, edgy, always fun and uplifting. Where else could I get top quality guitar teaching alongside a jam in the park, fun Zoom guitar based games or an inspiring and sociable camping trip.
Helen, Devon
The lessons are great fun, the resources are excellent and I’m learning more than ever before. On top of that, there are loads of opportunities to get together and play with other students. Best guitar lessons I’ve ever had.
Stevie, London