Guitar player extraordinaire, David Barrett, will host his 5th annual guitar workshop at Ravenswood near Bobcaygeon, Ontario. Below is a description of the proposed schedule. For photos and comments regarding the spectacular 2013, 2014,2015, and 2016 weekends, go to: Ravenswood Guitar Summit on Facebook.
Beginning on Friday, January 27, 2017, the weekend will commence with a get together BBQ dinner, followed by a concert featuring the music of Chet Atkins and Les Paul, feat. DB and guest guitarist and Chet Atkins expert Randy Finny, all-you-can-talk-about guitars; a listening session in “The Vinyl Room, and a jam session in “The Steel Guitar Garage” finish the evening.
Saturday includes a hearty breakfast, a morning workshop all about the acoustic guitar artistry of Lindsey Buckingham and Fleetwood Mac. One more guitar workshop in the afternoon; featuring our special guest producer Terry Brown (Rush). Saturday also features a private house concert with David Barrett Trio! An acoustic midnight jam in the kitchen follows.
Sunday starts with a deluxe baked oatmeal, specialty of David Barrett himself. Ravenswood proprietor Paul Reid will be your walking tour guide through the forest roads of Ravenswood – bring your camera!
This is an intimate gathering of up to 12 guests, and is meant for all levels of guitar player. The weekend will be an informal get away with much to learn from David. The food is always spectacular! The accommodations are shared, generally two to a room.
The event includes accommodation, food, beverages and workshops. For further information you may call Paul Reid at 416-520-7343 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Thank you to all our exceptional sponsors! D’Addario Canada, Pigtronix, Mack Amps, Dagmar Custom Guitars, Karol Custom Guitars, Wegen’s Guitar Picks, Fingerstyle Guitar.ca, School Of Rock Markham, The Twelfth Fret, Kawartha Coffee Co., HotHouse Creative Inc., and of course Ravenswood.