Hornby Island Blues Workshop



2017 Workshop Schedule


Class Fees $600

Fees include tuition for one Major class and three Minor classes, admission to all concerts, lunch Tuesday through Friday, dinner Monday through Thursday, and a membership to the Hornby Island Blues Society. Limited space is available for companions to purchase a ticket for lunch, dinner or concerts. if interested, make arrangements well in advance.

Please note that accommodation is not included.

Workshop Start

Monday, May 8th. Registration Sea Breeze Lodge 3 p.m.
Students check in and receive their registration kits that contain their personalized schedule, and everything needed for the workshop days. A delicious dinner will be served from 5:30-7:00 pm.

In the Community Hall at 8:00PM, the workshop instructors will introduce themselves and their class plans in a lively musical intro.

Meals

Workshop fees include lunch and dinner daily. Lunch is served from Noon - 1:00PM, and dinner from 5:00 p.m. -7:00 p.m. (or announced times) at Sea Breeze Lodge. Please note that breakfast is not included.

Concerts

Instructors Intro: Monday May 8th, 8PM
Workshop instructors will demonstrate what they plan to teach. Students only.
Acoustic Concert: Tuesday May 9th, 8PM
The instructors perform, concert seating. Some tickets available to the public.
Electric Dance: Wednesday May 10th, 8PM
The instructors perform, dance time! Some tickets available to the public.
Student Concert: Thursday May 11th, 8PM
Workshop students have a chance to show off what they've learned and play with the instructors. Students only.

Major Classes - TBA

9:30 AM to Noon, May 9,10, and 11



Minor Classes - 1:30PM to 3:30PM - TBA


Tuesday, May 9

Harpdog Brown
Tuesday Minor
Jack de Keyzer
Rhythm, Riffs, and Reed-Jimmy Reed
Paul Deslauriers
Bottles, Knivesa and Steel
Melisa Devost
Gospel Blues Sing Along!
Cécile Doo-Kingué
Beyond Words
Rick Fines
Ain't Nobody's Dirty Business (Mississippi John Hurt)
Sam Harrisson
Hand in Glove with Lisa Rae Simons
JW-Jones
The King Of The Blues - B.B.  KING!
Paul Pigat
Rockabilly 101
Lisa Rae Simons
Hand in Glove with Sam Harrisson
David Vest
The Pioneer Blues Rockers

Wednesday, May 10

Harpdog Brown
Wednesday Minor
Jack de Keyzer
Robert Johnson eh?
Paul Deslauriers
The Holy Trinity: Guitar, Bass and Drums
Melisa Devost
Vocal De-bunk and Care
Cécile Doo-Kingué
Connect the Dots
Rick Fines
Rick's Slide Guitar (acoustic)
Sam Harrisson
The Holy Trinity: Guitar, Bass and Drums
JW-Jones
Blues & Pop
Paul Pigat
Ragtime Part 1
Lisa Rae Simons
The Holy Trinity: Guitar, Bass and Drums
David Vest
Unsung Heroes of Blues Piano

Thursday, May 11

Harpdog Brown
Thursday Minor
Jack de Keyzer
Howlin' For My Darlin
Paul Deslauriers
The Fine Art Of Jamming
Melisa Devost
Gospel Blues and Soul Harmony
Cécile Doo-Kingué
Testify! (Guitar Workshop)
Rick Fines
Beyond 3 Chords (but keep it Blues)
Sam Harrisson
The Fine Art of Jamming
JW-Jones
Lose The Pick
Paul Pigat
Chickenpickin the Blues
Lisa Rae Simons
The Fine Art of Jamming
David Vest
Gulf Coast Piano Styles
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