Develop your technique on the instrument; learn variations of accompaniment for your own singing and songmaking; further your songleading capacity. Sail beyond standard strumming chords with melodic and soul-stirring finger-picking patterns suitable for inspiring songwriting and intuitive songmaking. Chord patterns to be taught from Michael's extensive archive of intuitive songportraits, songs and chants. Learn to relax into guitar as a contemplative musical practice and discover your own experience of 'no-mind guitar'.
Duration: 7 Weeks, 90 minutes each class
Michael Stillwater is creator of the Stillwater Method, featuring his unique blend of folk, jazz, classical and rock styles. His book, No Mind Guitar: Contemplative Practice on Six Strings, includes 78 exercises and patterns for beginning, intermediate and advanced players. Order book here: link
Course Requirement: some familiarity with guitar is recommended / not for absolute beginners
This course in Guitar Artistry and will take place weekly (Thursdays) from May 13 through June 24, 2021, on Zoom.
* Limited to 18 participants
* Seven-week course for 250 € (PayPal thru this site)
* 250€ may also be transferred; Michael Stillwater IBAN FI56 5723 0220 5456 72
* Returning participants, 200 €
* Contact us if partial scholarship requested
* Alternative option: Video course (offline)- $150 LINK
Participants receive a discount voucher for selected items from the Inner Harmony Shop, including No Mind Guitar book